369 posts categorized "ROWAN UNIVERSITY" Feed

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,... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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 -... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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.,... 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.... 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... Read more →


Philadelphia Welcomes the Newest Smoothie on the Block – the CBD Oil Smoothie

PHILADELPHIA, PA (November 1, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--The smoothie industry is getting a real shake up thanks to the latest offering at Fuel Restaurants in Philadelphia as the brand-new CBD oil smoothie debuts. This particular smoothie is generating all kinds of buzz and interest as the restaurant looks to fulfill its goal of... Read more →


University Research Paper: 6 Ways to Write a Masterpiece

(November 1, 2018)--If a prospective research paper author is concerned in a more general tutorial on research papers, where one must check out several research paper workshops that are accessible on the Web. If one requires to get in progress right away, one should start from the essay table of... Read more →


How To Write The Outstanding Essay – Don’t Ignore Some Good Points

What Is Essay Writing The essay is significant to you and the colleges to which you are applying. On the off chance that you think about the application as bits of a riddle or as autonomous voices meeting up to recount your story, the essay is a piece of the... Read more →