Dr. Gwendolyn Harris to Serve as Panelist at Fannie Lou Hamer Civil Rights Symposium

Dr. Gwendolyn Harris, Executive Director of the Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs, will serve as a panelist for the Tenth Annual Fannie Lou Hamer Civil Rights Symposium.  This year’s theme is “Voice of Courage: The Enduring Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement.”  Dr. Cornel West will serve as the keynote speaker. The symposium will … Continue reading Dr. Gwendolyn Harris to Serve as Panelist at Fannie Lou Hamer Civil Rights Symposium

Senator Walter Rand Institute Partners with United Way

Rutgers-Camden’s Senator Walter Rand Institute is working with the United Way of Salem County, helping them to target where resources are needed most.  Learn more about this partnership at NJ.com. 

Senator Walter Rand Institute Evaluates Healthy Living Initiative

Rutgers-Camden’s Senator Walter Rand Institute worked with the Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) to evaluate their Healthy Living Initiative, which strives to educate the public about healthy eating habits.  Ultimately, the Rand Institute determined that the FBSJ’s Healthy Living Initiative was beneficial to its participants. Read the full article at NewsNow.