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Rutgers-Camden Summer Film Class Previews “Man of Steel”

Rutgers-Camden Summer Film Class Previews “Man of Steel”

For many, summer is the hottest time for movies.  While prestigious films appear during Oscar season around the winter holidays, the big-budget blockbusters arrive with the heat. The season is prime for studying film at Rutgers-Camden.  Students in the Summer Session course “Film Genre,” taught by film studies lecturer and Rutgers–Camden alumnus Matthew Sorrento (CFAS […]

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Teaching About Race and Health

Teaching About Race and Health

Janet Golden, a professor in the Department of History at Rutgers-Camden and a medical historian, is contributing to Philly.com’s ongoing series on race and health. The series explores the interconnections between the two in the City of Philadelphia. In her article “Teaching About Race and Health,” Golden writes, “Economic disparities and racism are the foundation […]

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Time to Panic? Rutgers-Camden Medical Historian Assesses Bird Flu

Time to Panic? Rutgers-Camden Medical Historian Assesses Bird Flu

On April 27, China reported its first case of bird flu in the southern province of Hunan, bringing unwelcome news that the virus that had already claimed 23 lives in that nation since it was first detected in March is spreading. This week, the World Health Organization weighed in, calling the virus – officially, H7N9, […]

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Photography Student Combines New and Old Processing Techniques

Photography Student Combines New and Old Processing Techniques

Working for more than a decade in the photography field, Robin Miller watched as advances in photo printing technology drastically improved the clarity and color of photographs. “Even when I pick up a picture from the 80s when I was a toddler, they have a certain look to them,” says Miller, who graduated in January […]

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New Jersey Pinelands Helps Student Research Characteristics of Model Fungus Species.

New Jersey Pinelands Helps Student Research Characteristics of Model Fungus Species.

CAMDEN — For students like Ryan Pachucki, New Jersey’s Pinelands National Reserve is a living, growing classroom. Pachucki, a senior biology major at Rutgers-Camden, is studying Neurospora, a type of fungus that grows in the Pine Barrens. He is seeking answers to many interesting and important ecological questions, such as how the fungus adapts to […]

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