Tag: Water Rand Institute

South Jersey School Districts Face Budgetary Distress Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

South Jersey School Districts Face Budgetary Distress Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

South Jersey’s largest school districts are facing unprecedented financial distress due to shortfalls in federal and state funding caused by reactions to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted in: Research Highlights
Loneliness and Transportation Among the Biggest Obstacles to Health in South Jersey

Loneliness and Transportation Among the Biggest Obstacles to Health in South Jersey

A Rutgers University–Camden research report examines challenges to public health in South Jersey.

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Regional Leaders Named to Rand Institute Advisory Board

Regional Leaders Named to Rand Institute Advisory Board

Three regional leaders have been named to the advisory board for the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs at Rutgers–Camden.

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Rand Institute Leads Expansion of Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Program

Rand Institute Leads Expansion of Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Program

In 2009, the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs at Rutgers–Camden was chosen by New Jersey’s Office of the Attorney General to lead community stakeholders in Vineland to identify potential policies, practices, and programs which could prevent or reduce juvenile delinquency. The initiative has been a landmark community achievement, proving, as the old adage […]

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Education Programs Help Camden Citizens Make Health Choices, According to Senator Walter Rand Institute at Rutgers–Camden

Education Programs Help Camden Citizens Make Health Choices, According to Senator Walter Rand Institute at Rutgers–Camden

The Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) is a recognized leader in the region for helping to solve hunger. The organization’s Healthy Living Initiative incorporates several programs that aim to increase healthy eating behaviors and self-sufficiency in the South Jersey community. But are these programs a recipe for success? To answer that question, the FBSJ […]

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