Join us March 21 and 22 for the Urban Agriculture Conference

On March 21 and 22, there will be a two-day Urban Agriculture and Food Systems Convening held on the Rutgers–Camden campus. This event will explore the promise of urban agriculture for positive social change and environmental sustainability in New Jersey and beyond.On March 21, there will be an Urban Farmers Market Conference and Common Roots: … Continue reading Join us March 21 and 22 for the Urban Agriculture Conference

Welcome to Dr. Michelle Meloy, Associate Dean of the Graduate School–Camden and Research

Michelle Meloy, Ph.D., joins the Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Office of the Dean as the associate dean of the Graduate School–Camden and Research. A member of the Rutgers–Camden faculty since 2002, Dr. Meloy was promoted to professor of criminal justice in 2015.  She has served as the director of the graduate program in criminal justice … Continue reading Welcome to Dr. Michelle Meloy, Associate Dean of the Graduate School–Camden and Research

Registration Now Open for Software Carpentry Workshop

The two-day Software Carpentry Workshop aims to help researchers get work done in less time and with less pain by teaching basic research computing skills. Basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation will be discussed. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they … Continue reading Registration Now Open for Software Carpentry Workshop

Learn about the Biology Major on Feb. 1

Current biology majors and those students interested in pursuing the biology major should attend an informational meeting on Friday, February 1. Research shadowing, internships, co-ops, and accelerated master’s degree programs will be reviewed. The event begins at 11:20 a.m. in the Science Building Lecture Hall. Pizza will be served. Registration, due by January 31 at … Continue reading Learn about the Biology Major on Feb. 1

Computational and Integrative Biology Doctoral Student Daniel Russo Receives Tox21 Student Award

For the second year in a row, research from the Rutgers–Camden Center for Computational and Integrative Biology (CCIB) is honored at a national conference. In September, the 7th annual meeting of the American Society for Cellular and Computational Toxicology (ASCCT) was held at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. This meeting brings together … Continue reading Computational and Integrative Biology Doctoral Student Daniel Russo Receives Tox21 Student Award

Graduate Students Contribute to Cooper Street History Archives

Even for those who may have never considered the history of a building where they have lived or worked, the installation that’s on display at the Rutgers University–Camden Alumni House may make them think otherwise. What started as a Department of History graduate class assignment last spring semester has now become part of an ongoing … Continue reading Graduate Students Contribute to Cooper Street History Archives

Join us on Oct. 25 for MathFest

The Department of Mathematical Sciences will host its annual MathFest on Thursday, October 25. This free event is an opportunity to learn about the math undergraduate and graduate programs, the many career options available to math majors and minors, and the perspectives of distinguished math alumni.  The winner of the “Focal Point” Math Photo Contest … Continue reading Join us on Oct. 25 for MathFest

Public Affairs Alumni and Current Students Publish a Book on Community Development

In April 2018, two graduates of the Department of Public Policy and Administration’s public affairs doctoral program, Ashley E. Nickels, GSC ’16, and Jason D. Rivera, GSC ’16, published an edited volume titled Community Development and Public Administration Theory: Promoting Democratic Principles to Improve Communities.  Nickels and Rivera not only edited the volume, but also … Continue reading Public Affairs Alumni and Current Students Publish a Book on Community Development

History Graduate Student Sharece Blakney Finds Her Passion through Research

Sharece Blakney is a first-generation college student, and grew up expecting to simply enter the workforce upon completing high school. Yet, she took to the academic life instantly. She is on her way to completing her third degree, with plans for a fourth. College first began to factor in her thoughts when her third-grade teacher, … Continue reading History Graduate Student Sharece Blakney Finds Her Passion through Research

MPA Student and EPA Employee Amanda Miles Deployed Three Times to Puerto Rico

Amanda Miles graduated from St. Norbert College in DePere Wisconsin, in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and Communications. During her time at Norbert, she worked in various roles, tutoring her fellow students in Spanish, and acting as office assistant to multiple departments. She also put in time with Literacy Green Bay, teaching English … Continue reading MPA Student and EPA Employee Amanda Miles Deployed Three Times to Puerto Rico