Tag: Childhood Studies

Ph.D. Students Awarded Marsh-Gillette Fellowship

Ph.D. Students Awarded Marsh-Gillette Fellowship

The Department of Childhood Studies at Rutgers University–Camden has named Brandi Venable and Matthew Prickett, Ph.D. candidates in childhood studies, as the recipients of the distinguished Marsh-Gillette Fellowship for 2014-15.

Posted in: Student Achievement
Behind the Gun: Ph.D. Graduate and Former Camden County Prosecutor Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

Behind the Gun: Ph.D. Graduate and Former Camden County Prosecutor Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

Diane Marano, a recent Ph.D. graduate in childhood studies, focused her dissertation on the critical issues surrounding juvenile gun violence.

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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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Lecture Examines Race-Based Perceptions of Innocence

Lecture Examines Race-Based Perceptions of Innocence

Rutgers University–Camden will offer a free public lecture addressing the disparate, race-based perceptions of innocence among youth at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 9. Scholar and award-winning author Robin Bernstein will present Rutgers–Camden’s Second Annual Childhood Studies Lecture, titled “Trayvon Martin and So Many More: Racial Innocence Today.” A reception will precede the event at 6 p.m.

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Former Camden County Prosecutor and Ph.D. Candidate Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

Former Camden County Prosecutor and Ph.D. Candidate Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

As a Camden County assistant prosecutor for 25 years, Diane Marano witnessed the devastating effects of gun violence on the city’s youth. She spent the last 21 of those years as section chief of the juvenile unit, where she gained a piercing understanding of the faces and names – and lives – behind the cold […]

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