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Rutgers University–Camden Participates in U.S. Department of Education Conference to Support College Access

Rutgers University–Camden Participates in U.S. Department of Education Conference to Support College Access

March 24, Rutgers University–Camden leaders joined college presidents, trustees, and campus administrators from across the nation to support access to higher education for low-income students. Rutgers–Camden Chancellor Phoebe Haddon and Nyeema Watson, assistant chancellor for civic engagement at Rutgers–Camden, attended a conference hosted by the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C., highlighting the efforts […]

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Up in the Air: Rutgers–Camden Nursing Professor Reflects on 25-year Career as a Nurse in the United States Air Force

Up in the Air: Rutgers–Camden Nursing Professor Reflects on 25-year Career as a Nurse in the United States Air Force

By Ed Moorhouse It started out as a mere two-year commitment, Elizabeth Scannell-Desch explains, but the framed photograph on the wall in the Rutgers University–Camden nursing professor’s office is proof that her military career was no fleeting moment. In the portrait, Scannell-Desch proudly stands in front of a C-9 Nightingale, one of the aeromedical evacuation […]

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A Real Catch: Rutgers–Camden Alumnus Uses Doctoral Research in Australia to Help Reduce Extinction Threat to Shark Species

A Real Catch: Rutgers–Camden Alumnus Uses Doctoral Research in Australia to Help Reduce Extinction Threat to Shark Species

By Ed Moorhouse First, Jaws made beachgoers think twice before going into the water. Then, Discovery Channel dedicated a weeklong block of summer programming to the predators at sea. Now, sharks are flying out of tornados in wildly inventive made-for-TV movies. Sharks have always seeped into the imaginations — and nightmares — of people everywhere, […]

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Cellular Architecture: Rutgers–Camden Students Use 3D Bioprinter to Create Building Blocks for Tissue Generation

Cellular Architecture: Rutgers–Camden Students Use 3D Bioprinter to Create Building Blocks for Tissue Generation

By Ed Moorhouse Advances in technology have made it possible to produce bone, muscle, and even organs using a 3D bioprinter, which allows scientists to generate tissue in a laboratory environment. But before that can be done, cellular building blocks have to be created to lay the foundation for the new tissue, and students at […]

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Bacterial Cell Research to Advance with $1.2 million National Science Foundation Award to Rutgers–Camden Biology Professor

Bacterial Cell Research to Advance with $1.2 million National Science Foundation Award to Rutgers–Camden Biology Professor

By Ed Moorhouse Eric Klein, an assistant professor of biology at Rutgers University–Camden, is the recipient of a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation. The five-year grant totaling $1.2 million will fund Klein’s research on the mysterious properties of a bacterial species known as Caulobacter crescentus. The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program […]

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