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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives Two NJSCA Grants

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives Two NJSCA Grants

Thanks to two grants from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts (NJSCA), totaling more than $176,000, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts (RCCA) will continue to serve as a hub of award-winning performances, exhibitions, education programs, and community projects in the South Jersey region.

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Exhibition Features Works of Late Rutgers–Camden Educator

Exhibition Features Works of Late Rutgers–Camden Educator

Several works by the late Olga Moore, a former Rutgers University–Camden professor of art, will be featured in the new exhibition, “Camden Collects,” courtesy of Schiavo and Roberta Tarbell, professor emerita of history. The exhibit, to be held from July 7 to Sept. 18 in the Stedman Gallery on the Rutgers–Camden campus, showcases artworks and objects collected by individuals living or working in the City of Camden.

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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts to Host Big Read

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts to Host Big Read

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts has been named a grantee of The Big Read. Participating for the fifth year, the center is one of only three organizations from New Jersey to be selected for the upcoming year, and one of only 77 organizations to earn the nod nationwide.

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Award-Winning Graphic Novelist Chris Ware to Present Lecture

Award-Winning Graphic Novelist Chris Ware to Present Lecture

Award-winning cartoonist and graphic novelist Chris Ware will present a free public lecture on the Rutgers–Camden campus at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29. The talk, which is free of charge and open to the general public, will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room on the main level of the Campus Center, located on Third Street, […]

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Museum Education Program Introduces Children to Gallery Art

Museum Education Program Introduces Children to Gallery Art

Second-grader Jayden Tuten prepares his rocket ship for launch. He quickly transforms a paper-towel tube into the ship’s hull and connects wires – made of pipe cleaners – for the big countdown. “The wires energize it up,” Tuten explains. Meanwhile, classmates Tonya Ross and Tavon Johnson are fast at work fastening bottle-cap eyes, pipe-cleaner hair, […]

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