Join us for the Screening of the Documentary “Quest” on Apr. 11

All are invited to attend a free viewing of the documentary Quest: A Portrait of an American Family, a critically-acclaimed and award-winning film by director Jon Olshefski.  The film tells the story of the Rainey family of North Philadelphia, who are nurturing a community of hip-hop artists in their home music studio.  Following the film, there … Read more of Join us for the Screening of the Documentary “Quest” on Apr. 11

SkypeOnArt Continues 2/12 with Artist and Filmmaker Natalie Bookchin

The Department of Fine Arts‘ SkypeOnArt will continue its spring season on Monday, February 12th, with a presentation by artist and filmmaker Natalie Bookchin.  Ms. Bookchin “interrogates the American crisis and its increased inequality and polarization as well as the seismic impact of the digital tools and platforms that determine the shape and texture of contemporary life.”  … Read more of SkypeOnArt Continues 2/12 with Artist and Filmmaker Natalie Bookchin

Register Today for a Viewing and Discussion of a Healthcare Documentary on Feb. 28

International healthcare executive Suzanne Garber, CCAS ’92, produced, wrote, and directed the short documentary “Gauze: Unraveling Global Healthcare” which focuses on the quality of care and patient outcomes in countries around the world as compared to the United States.   Join us for a light dinner, viewing of the film, and a panel discussion comprised of … Read more of Register Today for a Viewing and Discussion of a Healthcare Documentary on Feb. 28

Viewing of “Timbuktu” and Panel Discussion on Feb. 12

As part of the Black History Month celebration and the twentieth anniversary of the Center for African Studies at Rutgers University, the Africana Studies Program will host a viewing of Timbuktu, a 2014 film by Abderrahmane Sissoko, and a panel discussion.  The panelists include Dr. Carolyn Brown, Professor of History at Rutgers University; Guy Weston of … Read more of Viewing of “Timbuktu” and Panel Discussion on Feb. 12

Pre-College Arts Program Begins 2/17

The Department of Fine Arts presents the Pre-College Arts Program, which is comprised of eight-week courses designed for high school students and taught by university-level faculty. Available courses will be offered in animation, graphic design, oil painting, guitar and jazz studies, rock string orchestra, vocal arts, acting, filmmaking, and special effects in theater.  Classes will … Read more of Pre-College Arts Program Begins 2/17

Join us on 2/1 for the Black History Month Kick-Off and M.K. Asante Keynote Address

All are welcome to join Rutgers University–Camden on Thursday, February 1st, as the celebration of Black History Month begins.   At 12:45 p.m. in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room, Sandra Turner-Barnes, a poet, fiction writer, lyricist, will present “Critical, Little Known Truths, Regarding African Enslavement within the State of New Jersey.”  Presented by the Africana Studies … Read more of Join us on 2/1 for the Black History Month Kick-Off and M.K. Asante Keynote Address

Screenwriter and Producer Chad Damiani, CCAS ’95, to Lecture on 12/7

Chad Damiani, who graduated from the Camden College of Arts and Sciences in 1995, will discuss his career as a producer and screenwriter for television and film on Thursday, December 7th.  Originally a freelance journalist and professional announcer for World Championship Wrestling, Chad went on to sell four pilots to network television and write the … Read more of Screenwriter and Producer Chad Damiani, CCAS ’95, to Lecture on 12/7

LGBTQ+ History Month Film Screening Concludes 10/25

On October 25th, the Women’s and Gender Studies Program will conclude its film series, which is part of the month-long celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month.  The next film to be shown is Moonlight, an Oscar-winning film about a a young man growing up in Miami.  Dr. Keith Green, Associate Professor of English and Director of the Africana Studies Program, … Read more of LGBTQ+ History Month Film Screening Concludes 10/25

Tonight’s Discussion with Filmmaker Steve Janas has been Canceled!

Update: The lecture featuring Steve Janas originally scheduled for October 17th has been canceled.  Stay tuned for information about a new date in the spring! Steve Janas, who graduated from Rutgers University–Camden in 1991 with a degree in English, is a filmmaker and screenwriter whose projects include Better Living Through Circuitry, a feature-length music documentary, and … Read more of Tonight’s Discussion with Filmmaker Steve Janas has been Canceled!