Dr. LeeAnn Westman to Present on Oct. 23 as Part of The Big Read Lecture Series

This fall, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts is participating for the ninth time in The Big Read, with the novel In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez.  A faculty lecture series will be part of the celebration, and the second lecture will take place on Tuesday, October 23, at 1 p.m., with guest lecturer Dr. LeeAnn Westman, Associate … Continue reading Dr. LeeAnn Westman to Present on Oct. 23 as Part of The Big Read Lecture Series

Research Bites Series Begins Oct. 17 with Dr. Rufan Luo

Dr. Rufan Luo, Assistant Professor of Psychology, will discuss her research regarding influences on children’s language development as part of the Research Bites Series, on Wednesday, October 17, from 11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Executive Meeting Room. This free event is open to all, and lunch will be served. Contact Ms. … Continue reading Research Bites Series Begins Oct. 17 with Dr. Rufan Luo

New RCCA Exhibit “Digital Trash” Now Open

The Digital Studies Center has collaborated with the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts on “Digital Trash,” an exhibition that addresses the material impacts of digital technology and questions how we can create more sustainable digital practices. Dr. James Brown Jr., Director of the Digital Studies Center, and Dr. Robert Emmons Jr., Associate Director of the … Continue reading New RCCA Exhibit “Digital Trash” Now Open

Chemistry Professor Works with Philadelphia Museum of Art on Conservation Project

Sabbatical leave for faculty often yields impressive research.  For Dr. Georgia Arbuckle-Keil, Professor of Chemistry, her 2017-2018 sabbatical proved no different.  The year was dedicated to an art conservation project with Beth Price, Senior Scientist, and Peggy Olley, Conservator, of the Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA).  Dr. Arbuckle-Keil served as an advisor on Ms. Price’s … Continue reading Chemistry Professor Works with Philadelphia Museum of Art on Conservation Project

Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

Congratulations to the following faculty members who received promotions and tenure appointments approved by the Board of Governors at a meeting on Tuesday, June 12th: Department of Chemistry  Dr. Guillaume Lamoureux – Associate Professor (appointment with tenure) Department of Computer Science Dr. Rajiv Gandhi – Professor I Department of English and Communication Ms. Lauren Grodstein … Continue reading Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

Join us for “Research Bites” with Dr. Sarah Allred on May 9th

Join us on Wednesday, May 9th, for the “Research Bites” series, during which you will learn about ongoing faculty research projects.  Dr. Sarah Allred, Associate Professor of Psychology, and Faculty Director of the Walter Rand Institute, will provide an overview of the Walter Rand Institute and discuss opportunities for faculty and student involvement, including a … Continue reading Join us for “Research Bites” with Dr. Sarah Allred on May 9th

Dr. Nate Link Receives Donal MacNamara Award for Research Article

Dr. Nate Link, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, was recently honored with the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences’ (ACJS) 2018 Donal MacNamara Award for his lead-authored article in Justice Quarterly, “Can General Strain Theory Help Us Understand Violent Behaviors Among People with Mental Illnesses?” The ACJS publishes three different journals and, each year, one published … Continue reading Dr. Nate Link Receives Donal MacNamara Award for Research Article

“Composite Perspectives” Faculty Art Exhibit Closes Mar. 19

Faculty in a wide range of departments from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden have come together to show their artwork in an exhibition called “Composite Perspectives.” Opening February 22nd in the Student Works Gallery, located in the Campus Center by the Corner Store, this free exhibit will be on display until March 19th.  All … Continue reading “Composite Perspectives” Faculty Art Exhibit Closes Mar. 19

Dr. Lynne Vallone Publishes Book Examining Size in Literature and Life

Categories of difference, such as race and gender, among human beings form the basis of many aspects of our world. They have the potential to influence something as minor as music choice, or as important as life experience. Therefore, it is important to be aware of these categories since they inform our thinking, whether we … Continue reading Dr. Lynne Vallone Publishes Book Examining Size in Literature and Life