Student Achievement

Students Named David K. Sengstack Fellows

Students Named David K. Sengstack Fellows

The Department of Childhood Studies at Rutgers University–Camden has named Neeta Goel and Clovis Bergère as the recipients of the prestigious David K. Sengstack Graduate Fellowship for 2014-15.

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Student Earns First Computational and Integrative Biology Ph.D.

Student Earns First Computational and Integrative Biology Ph.D.

Matt Niepielko’s Rutgers–Camden education has been like creating an ice cream sundae with all of the best ingredients.  Instead of having just one “flavor,” the Toms River resident has combined biology, chemistry, and physics with the analytic methods of mathematics and computer science to gain the ultimate collaborative experience. On May 22, Niepielko will become […]

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Student Pursues Nursing Dream at Rutgers–Camden

Student Pursues Nursing Dream at Rutgers–Camden

Becoming a nurse always seemed to be in the cards for Denis Nelasov. After all, both of his parents are physicians and working in the health care field was a natural fit. But it almost didn’t work out the way he had hoped. “After I graduated from high school in Russia, I went to engineering […]

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Biology Major Graduating in May Discovers Plant Gene

Biology Major Graduating in May Discovers Plant Gene

The most exciting aspect of research is making unexpected discoveries. A student could be mining through endless amounts of data to help find a common theme or pattern when, almost out of nowhere, something entirely new surfaces and unlocks mysteries and answers questions. That’s exactly what happened at Rutgers University–Camden to Lyla Jno Baptiste. The […]

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Former International Figure Skater is on Cutting Edge of Business World

Former International Figure Skater is on Cutting Edge of Business World

She’s not gracefully gliding and leaping across the ice in front of international audiences anymore, but Maria Tsakiris, once an Olympic hopeful, is finding that her figure skating background is giving her a cutting edge in the business world. “To be in the financial industry, you have to be competitive and you have to be […]

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