Student Achievement

Rising Senior Earns National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates

Rising Senior Earns National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates

By Tom McLaughlin Truth be told, recalls Aliyah Jones, it all started with a bout of procrastination. The rising Rutgers University–Camden senior was browsing her emails, trying to do anything other than start her work, when she spotted an email from one of her professors touting a National Science Foundation research experience for undergraduates (REU) […]

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Honors Graduate, a Champion of Immigrants, Committed to Public Service

Honors Graduate, a Champion of Immigrants, Committed to Public Service

Melani Cruz Stokes completed her degree in three years while earning a perfect 4.00 grade point average.

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Personal and Pandemic Crises Are No Match For Student Earning Her Nursing Degree This Spring

Personal and Pandemic Crises Are No Match For Student Earning Her Nursing Degree This Spring

 Through illness, financial insecurity, and family issues, Sabrina Bertsch persevered to achieve her goal.

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Graduating Senior Pursues Career Addressing Homelessness

Graduating Senior Pursues Career Addressing Homelessness

Nitan Shanas won’t rest until everyone has a roof over their heads.

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High-Achieving Mother and Daughter Earn 2021 Rutgers‒Camden Nursing Degrees

High-Achieving Mother and Daughter Earn 2021 Rutgers‒Camden Nursing Degrees

Tracey Nagle worked two jobs while raising six children and pursuing a doctorate in nursing, while daughter Leah held part-time jobs to pay for college and living expenses.

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