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Rowan University Art Gallery presents "Mending a Reflection"

Rowan University Art Gallery is pleased to present Mending a Reflection, a solo exhibition of Julie Heffernan’s self-portraits, curated by Mary Salvante, Director of Rowan University Art Gallery. The exhibit will be on view September 3 to October 26, 2019, with an opening reception and artist talk on September 12, from 5 – 7:30 pm. Artist talk begins at 5... Read more →


Considerations for the Future of Education, Re-Training and Choosing the Right Career in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order - Kai-Fu Lee Summary and Commentary by Lawrence J. Danks Assistant Professor of Business, Camden County College (Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 31, 2019)--Kai-Fu Lee, a major venture capitalist, appeared on Sixty Minutes in July 2019. He described major changes that will be brought about through the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Any student,... Read more →


TICKETS FOR WYNTON MARSALIS AT ROWAN UNIVERSITY GO ON SALE AUGUST 5

WYNTON MARSALIS (image jazz.org) GLASSBORO, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)– Tickets go on sale Monday, August 5 at 12:00 a.m. for the Wynton Marsalis Quintet at Rowan University on November 8, 2019, part of the 19|20 Marie Rader Presenting Series. Tickets can be purchased online at rowan.tix.com. The renowned musician leads his quintet for this intimate evening in Pfleeger Concert Hall on the... Read more →


Brooklawn Post 72 Advances to Eight-Team Final; Tournament Starts Friday at Kean University

BROOKLAWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(July 24, 2019)--Brooklawn Post 72 will be competing in the NJ American Legion State Tournament advancing to the eight-team final by earning the second spot in the District 4 playoffs, according to SouthJersey.com After losing 11-1 to district champ West Deptford to even its record to 1-1 in the districts, Brooklawn needed to beat Allentown on Monday to... Read more →


Julie Heffernan Mending A Reflection

Rowan University Art Gallery is pleased to present Mending A Reflection, a solo exhibition of Julie Heffernan’s self-portraits, curated by Mary Salvante, Director of Rowan University Art Gallery. The exhibit will be on view September 3 to October 26, 2019, with an opening reception on September 12, from 5 – 7:30 pm. Mending A Reflection addresses the connection between culture,... Read more →


Rocket Mortgage Classic takes over the Detroit Golf Club

By Raymond Rolak TELL US DETROIT Sports Editor There is a historic oak tree to the right side of the tee box on hole number one. It was bent by Native Americans to mark the trail when traveling from Detroit to Saginaw. It is one of the historic elements kept by Donald Ross when he designed the Detroit Golf Club... Read more →


Rowan’s Economic Impact Continues to Climb

GLASSBORO NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Recent growth at Rowan University – from new academic buildings to increased housing options to added programs and faculty – did more than just impact students and the campuses in Gloucester and Camden counties. That growth, and the ripple effect from it, is bolstering the economy of Glassboro, South Jersey and the State. A recent economic impact analysis... Read more →


Could E-Scooters Revolutionize Transport in Philadelphia?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--In a growing number of US cities, including Washington DC, Baltimore, and Los Angeles, electric scooters or e-scooters are becoming an increasingly common sight. These small and energy-efficient vehicles are perfect for personal transportation through cities and other urban environments. They are the perfect personal vehicle for these environmentally conscious times. Royalty Free Photo Philadelphia is one of... Read more →


South Jersey Technology Park hosts guests from three continents, part of BIO International

Guests came to the South Jersey Technology Park at Rowan University from Italy and Thailand, Germany and China, India and Australia – and more – on June 3. About 30 people traveled via bus from Philadelphia as part of a South Jersey tour sponsored by BioNJ during the BIO International Convention being held in Philadelphia. Jeanne Nevelos, executive director of... Read more →


MHS Lift Announces $200,000 Scholarship Fund

Photo: Andy Levin, president, MHS Lift; Brett Levin, vice president, MHS Lift; Amir King, Jr., MHS Lift Scholarship recipient; Bernadette Shanahan, CEO, Boys & Girls Club of Camden County and Liz Campbell, Unit Director, Boys & Girls Club. Camden City Teen Named First Recipient – Honored at Boys & Girls Club of Camden County’s Teen Recognition Dinner PENNSAUKEN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(June... Read more →


Nick Paciorek Set for the MLB Draft to Take Place in New Jersey

Nick Paciorek Northwestern University relief pitcher By Raymond Rolak | CNBNews Sports Evanston, IL-- Having to learn a new position in a team sport is extremely difficult. Learning to switch from catcher to pitcher is extra complicated. Nick Paciorek is making that jump in leaps and bounds as he surely stood out in Big Ten play this spring. Formerly a... Read more →


“Do You Want To Play Some Football Under The Lights?"

University of Detroit Mercy Athletic History DATELINE DETROIT… OCTOBER 5, 1951 By Fred Lauck, Esq. Under the cool, night skies of a crisp October evening in the year of 1951, a bus load of Fightin’ Irishmen from Notre Dame pulled into Briggs Stadium at “The Corner” of Michigan and Trumbull Avenue. Their mission… to do battle with Detroit’s fightin’ Titans... Read more →


Former Lady Rams softball standout Christina Wilgus Honored

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ --Congratulations to former Lady Rams softball standout Christina Wilgus (Class of 2017), who was honored Friday, April 5 as earning the top GPA of players on Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC's) softball team during the Fall 2018 semester. Christina (pictured with Athletic Director Brian Rowan), a sophomore, plays for head coach Steve DePasquale and has helped... Read more →


Stockton U and Rowan College at Gloucester County Sign Dual Admission Transfer Agreement

Sewell, NJ - The presidents of Stockton University in Galloway Township and Rowan College at Gloucester County have signed a new dual admission and transfer partnership that will help students make a smooth transition from the two-year college to Stockton’s bachelor’s degree program. The Transfer Pathways agreement builds a strong relationship between Stockton and Rowan College at Gloucester County by... Read more →


Rowan University announces $3+ million in funding for research in Camden

Rowan University has announced the first grants of the Camden Health Research Initiative, a $50 million pledge by the University to fund research in and/or impacting the City of Camden during the next 10 years. Rowan awarded the initial grants, totaling $3.06 million, to faculty working on 24 projects in 16 departments/divisions in the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University... Read more →


Aspiring Physicians: Discover a Career in Medicine

"MEDacademy has provided me with the knowledge to get into college and the experiences that will help me throughout college." - Brielle DiFranceisco Class of 2015 Have you ever wondered about becoming a doctor? MEDacademy can provide a one-of-a-kind opportunity to explore the world of medicine. Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) is looking for highly motivated and talented... Read more →


Rowan University Planetarium Family Show January 20: Legends of the Night Sky - Orion

January 20, 2019 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm Location: Edelman Planetarium Edelman Planetarium Science Hall 201 Mullica Hill Road Glassboro, NJ 08028 Open to the Public Click here to Register $2.00 planetarium@rowan.edu Edelman Planetarium website (856) 256-4389 Audience: Open to all Family Show Facebook Event Recurring Event: January 27, 2019 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm Legends of the Night Sky: Orion Families... Read more →


Rowan University StarSigns Planetarium Show

January 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Location: Edelman Planetarium Edelman Planetarium Science Hall 201 Mullica Hill Road Glassboro, NJ 08028 Open to the Public Click here to Register $5.00 planetarium@rowan.edu Edelman Planetarium website (856) 256-4389 Audience: Open to all StarSigns Facebook Event Recurring Event: January 26, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm February 2, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm February... Read more →


Quick Path to Energy program offers free training to enter the energy/utilities industry

(Deptford, NJ) The Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Gloucester County Workforce Development Board and Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC) in coordination with Atlantic City Electric (ACE) will be offering information sessions to residents interested in starting a career in the energy and utilities industry. Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger said, "The ACE Quick Path to Energy program... Read more →


Electrifying Performance by Freshman

Freshman Antoine Davis and Head Coach Mike Davis of the University of Detroit Mercy Titans speak post game. Photo courtesy of the Rolco Sports & Entertainment Network By Raymond Rolak I CNBNews Sports DETROIT-- It was a very special night in historic Calihan Hall as the University of Detroit Mercy Titans rolled over Wright State University, 79-58. Freshman Antoine Davis... Read more →


Obituary: Felix Figueroa Sr., Chef at Chez Robert

Camden – On December 20, 2018, at the age of 79. Born in Salinas, Puerto Rico on November 23, 1939 to the late Jose Figueroa Lopez and Juana Caratlini. Survived by his children, Felix Figueroa, Jr., Felix Angelo Figueroa, Brian F. Figueroa (Heather) Dominick Figueroa, Julia Figueroa-Goll (Alex), Ginny Figueroa (Anthony) and Vileta Rodriguez. Cherished grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather... Read more →


NIU Squeaks Past Buffalo on National Television

By Raymond Rolak | CNBNews Sports The Bulls to go to the Dollar General Bowl in Mobile Photo courtesy of Dollar General Bowl. DETROIT— Fabulous Ford Field has become a fond venue for coach Rod Carey and his Northern Illinois Huskies. With 1:09 remaining, NIU struck on a 35-yard touchdown pass to defeat the University Buffalo football team, 30-29, in... Read more →


Let It Snow at the Rowan University Edelman Planetarium

JEAN AND RIC EDELMAN PLANETARIUM Current Shows Get in the holiday spirit at the Planetarium with our holiday shows. We're bringing back some of your favorites and adding a few new shows. Our holiday shows run from November 30 through December 16. Laser Nutcracker - Fridays, 7 p.m., 8:30 p.m., and 10 p.m. from Nov. 30, 2018 - Dec. 14,... Read more →


U.S. Senator Booker, NJ Rep. Norcross discuss issues with Rowan student military personnel

Newswise (November 2018)(CNBNewsnet)— United States Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Rep. Donald Norcross (D-N.J., 1stDistrict), discussed a range of issues with Rowan student veterans and active military personnel Tuesday during a meeting in the Marketplace dining hall. The stop on Rowan’s Glassboro campus, held in advance of Election Day Nov. 6, was one of many the legislators are making ahead... Read more →


IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY STUDY: Weightlifting is good for your heart and it doesn’t take much

Credit: Iowa State University News Service Iowa State researcher DC Lee says you don't have to invest a lot of time lifting weights to lower your risk for cardiovascular disease. Newswise — AMES, Iowa – Lifting weights for less than an hour a week may reduce your risk for a heart attack or stroke by 40 to 70 percent, according... Read more →