Join the Driving Change Community for Movie Night on Sept. 29

The Driving Change community invites faculty, staff, and students to a watch party with a pizza dinner and conversations to follow. The goal of this event is to generate conversation around thematic questions related to DEI and STEM and is hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Driving Change Community. The first movie The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks … Continue reading Join the Driving Change Community for Movie Night on Sept. 29

Join us Sept. 22 for the Summer Undergraduate Research Grant Edition of CURCA

Join us Thursday, September 22, for a special edition of the Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Education (CURCA), featuring the twenty undergraduate students who received Summer Undergraduate Research Grants. You will learn about the research these students conducted over the summer, from projects ranging from a study of nostalgia to the mathematical modeling of cancer. … Continue reading Join us Sept. 22 for the Summer Undergraduate Research Grant Edition of CURCA

Learning Communities Open to First- and Second-Year Students

First-year and second-year students enrolled in the Camden College of Arts and Sciences will have the unique opportunity to join a Learning Community this fall semester. Learning Communities consist of two courses that examine a single theme from different disciplinary perspectives that mutually support student learning. Many of the courses also satisfy General Education requirements. … Continue reading Learning Communities Open to First- and Second-Year Students

Join us on April 7 for “F*** Your Statue! Images and Idols from Rome to Richmond” Lecture

The Department of Philosophy and Religion and the Africana Studies Program will present, “”F***! Your Statue! Images and Idols From Rome to Richmond” on Thursday, April 7, from 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. in the South AB Conference Room of the Campus Center. Dr. Nicholas Johnson, Professor of Religion, will present.  All are welcome to … Continue reading Join us on April 7 for “F*** Your Statue! Images and Idols from Rome to Richmond” Lecture

Rutgers–Camden Faculty Members Earn Rutgers Universitywide Faculty Awards

Rutgers University President Jonathan Holloway and Executive Vice President Prabhas Moghe announced the recipients of the annual Universitywide Faculty Awards for 2020-21. Out of the eight award categories, five faculty members from the ranks of the Rutgers University–Camden community have been honored. 2020-21 Universitywide Faculty Award Recipients Nicole Karapanagiotis, an associate professor and chair of the Department of Philosophy and … Continue reading Rutgers–Camden Faculty Members Earn Rutgers Universitywide Faculty Awards

The Fourth Annual Ethics Bowl Concludes on April 29

Students enrolled in the class “Debating Ethical Issues Across Disciplines” with Ms. Kimberlee Moran, Associate Teaching Professor of Forensic Science, and Dr. Margaret Betz, Assistant Teaching Professor of Philosophy, will debate in the fourth annual Ethics Bowl, testing their skills at creating ethical frameworks through which dilemmas can be addressed. This year the Ethic Bowl … Continue reading The Fourth Annual Ethics Bowl Concludes on April 29

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 Wednesday, April 14: Department of Childhood Studies Dr. Meredith Bak – Associate Professor  Dr. Daniel Cook – Distinguished Professor Department of English and Communication  Dr. M.A. Rafey Habib – Distinguished Professor  Department of … Continue reading Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

The Final Round of the Third Annual Ethics Bowl Competition Takes Place Apr. 28

Students enrolled in the class “Debating Ethical Issues Across Disciplines” with Ms. Kimberlee Moran, Associate Teaching Professor of Forensic Science, and Dr. Margaret Betz, Assistant Teaching Professor of Philosophy, will debate in the third annual Ethics Bowl, testing their skills at creating ethical frameworks through which dilemmas can be addressed. This year the Ethic Bowl will … Continue reading The Final Round of the Third Annual Ethics Bowl Competition Takes Place Apr. 28

Join us on Feb. 5 for a Childhood Studies Lecture

The Department of Childhood Studies welcomes Dr. David I. Backer, Assistant Professor of Education at West Chester University, to campus on Wednesday, February 5. Dr. Backer will present, “Enrique Dussel’s Pedagogics of Liberation: An Early Decolonial Theory of Childhood.” Please see below for the abstract. All are welcome to this free event, which begins at … Continue reading Join us on Feb. 5 for a Childhood Studies Lecture

Join us Friday Oct. 11 for “Digital Death: Grieving the Dead in the Contemporary World”

Presented by Dr. Candi K. Cann, Baylor University Friday, October 11  3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Law School E108 Reception to follow In this presentation, Dr. Cann examines different types of virtual memorials–funeral industry virtual memorials offered as part of burial packages, community-driven bereavement sites, and spontaneous social network memorial sites– examining how they are … Continue reading Join us Friday Oct. 11 for “Digital Death: Grieving the Dead in the Contemporary World”