Tag: Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities

Research Center Hosts Week of Free, Public Events Exploring History of Cooper Street

Research Center Hosts Week of Free, Public Events Exploring History of Cooper Street

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers University–Camden, in conjunction with community partners, will celebrate the past, present, and future of historic Cooper Street in Camden with a week of free, public events.

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Rutgers–Camden to Host Delegation of Vietnamese Scholars to Learn About The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia

Rutgers–Camden to Host Delegation of Vietnamese Scholars to Learn About The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia

By Tom McLaughlin Rutgers University–Camden will host a delegation of Vietnamese scholars, who are visiting to learn more about The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia, an online civic project led by the campus-based Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH). Through the auspices of the Social Science Research Council, the scholars are gathering information about encyclopedia […]

New Historic Preservation Certification Program Launched

New Historic Preservation Certification Program Launched

By Tom McLaughlin An innovative new program at Rutgers University–Camden will offer participants a unique opportunity to learn the processes and techniques of historic preservation in the living classroom of Camden and nearby Philadelphia and southern New Jersey. History enthusiasts and scholars, practitioners, and other interested members of the public are invited to engage in […]

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Research Center Launches Historic Preservation Continuing Education Program

Research Center Launches Historic Preservation Continuing Education Program

By Tom McLaughlin This year marks not only the 250th anniversary of Rutgers University, but also the 50th anniversary of the National Historical Preservation Act. In the midst of such historical celebrations, a new program at Rutgers University–Camden is offering a unique opportunity to learn the processes and techniques of historic preservation in the living […]

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Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities Creates Virtual Walking Tour of Camden’s Waterfront South Neighborhood

Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities Creates Virtual Walking Tour of Camden’s Waterfront South Neighborhood

With precious little history chronicling Camden’s rich cultural and industrial heritage, there is even less known about the city’s Waterfront South neighborhood – but now that’s changing. Members of the general public can now take a virtual tour of the Waterfront South neighborhood, thanks to a unique partnership between the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the […]

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