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The Faculty of Arts and Sciences-Camden Welcomes New Faculty!

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Posted at 11:39 a.m. Aug. 28, 2014, in Featured News, News

Jazz Ensemble Auditions Scheduled for 9/5


The Rutgers University–Camden Jazz Ensemble will be holding auditions for new members on Friday, September 5th, between 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  The auditions will take place in the Mallery Room, located on the second floor of the Fine Arts Building. The ensemble is seeking student musicians (non-music majors are welcome) who play the following instruments: … Read more …

Posted at 9:10 a.m. Aug. 21, 2014, in Featured News, News

We R Arts and Sciences: Susan Muaddi Darraj

Susan Muaddi Darraj

Every success story starts somewhere.  For Susan Muaddi Darraj, who is an associate professor of English, a writer, and a conference founder and organizer, her roots are firmly entrenched in the classrooms of Rutgers University–Camden, where she earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in English.  Drawn to Rutgers University–Camden because it was close to … Read more …

Posted at 1:37 p.m. Aug. 18, 2014, in Alumni News, Featured News, News

“Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead” Auditions Scheduled for 9/9 and 9/10

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This fall, Rutgers-Camden will put on Tom Stoppard’s production “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.”  The show, which will be directed by Mr. Paul Bernstein, Associate Professor of Theater, is told from the point of view of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two minor characters in Shakespeare’s Hamlet.   Auditions for this play will be held on Tuesday, September 9th, … Read more …

Posted at 8:35 a.m. Aug. 14, 2014, in Featured News, News

“Doing Archaeology in South Jersey” Course to be Offered Fall 2014

Whispering Woods site

This fall, instructor Kimberlee Moran of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice will offer a special topics anthropology course called “Doing Archaeology in South Jersey,” which will introduce students to the theory and practice of archaeological excavation through field experience at a site called “Whispering Woods” in Pilesgrove, New Jersey, located in Salem … Read more …

Posted at 8:52 a.m. Aug. 4, 2014, in Featured News, News

Auditions for Rutgers University Singers Scheduled for 9/2 and 9/4


The Rutgers University Singers will hold auditions on Tuesday, September 2nd, and Thursday, September 4th, from 12:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m., or by appointment, in Fine Arts Room 208.  All students, faculty, staff, and community members are welcome to audition. Rutgers University Singers hold rehearsal every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. … Read more …

Posted at 3:50 p.m. Aug. 3, 2014, in Featured News, News

The Digital Studies Center Welcomes New Director, Dr. James Brown, Jr.

Digital Studies Center

The Digital Studies Center (DSC), established in 2013, is excited to welcome its inaugural director, Dr. James Brown, Jr., formerly of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW). Dr. Brown will join Dr. Robert Emmons, Jr., associate director of the DSC, in charting the center’s course. The DSC is an interdisciplinary, collaborative research, development, and education center, … Read more …

Posted at 9:15 a.m. July 29, 2014, in Faculty News, Featured News, News

We R Arts and Sciences: Josephine Johansen

Josephine Johansen

Walking into a math class can often inspire dread or fear in students. However, when students walk out of Department of Mathematics‘ instructor Ms. Josephine (Jo) Johansen’s Fundamental Math Systems, Introduction to Mathematical Thought, or Numbers and Beyond courses, they walk out smiling. The Rutgers-Camden alumna specializes in developing presentations of mathematical concepts to mathematically … Read more …

Posted at 9:18 a.m. July 22, 2014, in Faculty News, Featured News, News

We R Arts and Sciences: Dr. Sunil Shende

Dr. Sunil Shende

The Department of Computer Science had much to be proud of this past spring, when Dr. Sunil Shende, Associate Professor of Computer Science, received the Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence, an annual award given to a select group of professors who demonstrate commitment to and passion for teaching. As a young child in India, Dr. … Read more …

Posted at 9:41 a.m. July 15, 2014, in Faculty News, Featured News, News

Rutgers University Will Be Closed on July 4th

Happy Independence Day!
Posted at 8:53 a.m. July 2, 2014, in News