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Ph.D. in Childhood Studies 2016 Graduates:<br>Leigh-Ann Brown

Ph.D. in Childhood Studies 2016 Graduates:
Leigh-Ann Brown

  Rutgers–Camden will confer doctoral degrees to six graduates of its landmark Ph.D. in childhood studies program during the Faculty of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 19. Launched as the nation’s first doctorate in childhood studies in 2007, the program provides an advanced theoretical and methodological study of children and childhood. It […]

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Defining Moments: Graduating Ph.D. Student Focuses Research on City-Dwelling, Black, LGBT Youth

Defining Moments: Graduating Ph.D. Student Focuses Research on City-Dwelling, Black, LGBT Youth

Equipped with the standard elevator pitch – “Hi, my name is Stephen Bernardini, I am a doctoral student at Rutgers University–Camden…,” to many at the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth center, he was known simply as “Steve.” You know, Steve; he was the one taking part in all the group activities – writing […]

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A Man of His Words: Graduating Student-Veteran Knows the Importance of Language

A Man of His Words: Graduating Student-Veteran Knows the Importance of Language

Graduating student-veteran David Garcia went from a career leading others in the U.S. Army to a position serving as a resident director at Salisbury University upon graduating from Rutgers–Camden this May.

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Excellence in Science: Undergraduate Students Present Research at the American Physical Society Conference in Baltimore

Excellence in Science: Undergraduate Students Present Research at the American Physical Society Conference in Baltimore

With nearly 10,000 attendees, the March 2016 meeting of the American Physical Society attracted some of the top physicists and researchers to Baltimore to share groundbreaking research initiatives from various industries, universities, and labs around the world. Two Rutgers University–Camden undergraduate students were invited to be among them. “The entire conference experience was really humbling,” […]

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Taking the Next Step: Computer Science Students Prepare to Enter Top Graduate School Programs

Taking the Next Step: Computer Science Students Prepare to Enter Top Graduate School Programs

There’s a simple, but common theme that emerges among graduating students at Rutgers University–Camden as commencement comes into focus and they begin to reflect on their undergraduate journey. It’s that hard work pays off. “The most important thing I learned was that success can be found anywhere with enough resilience and perseverance,” Mark Lippincott, a […]

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