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Do Natural Abilities Determine Your Success at Learning?

Gloucestercitynews.net (Nov. 14, 2019)--It seems that everybody knows the saying that states: “A sound mind in a sound body”. As a matter of fact, it is rightly so. People who opt for a healthy lifestyle... Read more →


Destin, Azemi power Raptors to 82-71 win in home opener

(CNBNEWSNET)CAMDEN CITY N.J. (Nov. 13, 2019) – Senior forward Isaac Destin scored a game-high 24 points and junior guardArian Azemi added 21 points to lead the Rutgers University-Camden men’s basketball team to an 82-71 non-conference... Read more →


Rutgers-Camden women post season-opening victory

SCHUYLKILL, Penn. (Nov. 12, 2019) – Senior guard Fatimah Williams scored a game-high 27 points as she continues her march toward the career 1,000-point milestone, freshman guard/forward Jalissa Pitts notched 25 points and freshman forward/center... Read more →


NJ Advance Media Releases Provocative Article on Unknown NJ Lawsuit

Today, NJ Advance Media published columnist Steve Politi’s provocative story about an unknown New Jersey lawsuit that nearly changed amateur sports forever. John Suk was coaching a junior varsity baseball game for Bound Brook High... Read more →


Gloucester City's First Baptist Church Receives 10 Trees from NJ Tree Foundation

(CNBNewsnet)(Gloucester City, NJ) (November 11, 2019)-Saturday, November 9, the NJ Tree Foundation planted ten trees at the First Baptist Church and neighboring apartments on Monmouth Street in Gloucester City. Twenty-two volunteers came out to help... Read more →


Arcadia men outlast Raptors in overtime season opener

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (Nov. 9, 2019) – The Rutgers University-Camden men’s basketball team forced overtime on a game-tying three-pointer by junior guard Tory Whiting with two seconds left in regulation, but Arcadia University outlasted the... Read more →


Rutgers‒Camden Scientists Search for Causes of Vaping-Related Illnesses and Deaths

CAMDEN – Rutgers University‒Camden researchers are leading an effort to find out what may be causing young people to become sick or die from mysterious vaping-related respiratory illnesses. “Vaping came onto the scene with very... Read more →


Congressman Norcross on College Affordability Act

Last week, I joined with my colleagues on the Education and Labor Committee in introducing the College Affordability Act - a bold, comprehensive plan to lower the cost of college and give student borrowers the... Read more →


7 Apps That Will Turn Your Smartphone into a Powerful Learning Tool

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 29, 2019)--Students today study in a completely different environment than their counterparts from just 15-20 years ago. The Internet, mobile devices, and cloud technologies give us access to the tools and possibilities that... Read more →


Halloween Poisonings Are More than Fear of Tampered Candy

A Rutgers New Jersey Poison Control expert discusses how children and adults can reduce risks of poisoning Newswise — About 41.1 million children in the United States trick-or-treat on Halloween night. Bruce Ruck, managing director... Read more →


Controversial Topics Essay Writing

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 23, 2019)--It’s always important to write an essay that stands out. It needs to get the attention of the writer’s audience, including a professor. One can do this by writing an essay about... Read more →


Rutgers Study: Sales Can Stagnate if Online Sales Are Limited to Previous Purchase Patterns

CAMDEN CITY NJ– To induce shoppers to purchase more items, online retailers often offer customized recommendations to customers based on prior purchases, but a Rutgers University‒Camden researcher says that approach could do more harm to... Read more →


Unfinished Business: Women Running in 2018 and Beyond

A Report from the Center for American Women and Politics Gender disparities in American politics were not upended in a single cycle, but the 2018 election marked sites of progress as well as persistent hurdles... Read more →


Rutgers Study: Chinese American Men who Smoke at Great Risk of Lung Cancer

Newswise — NEW BRUNSWICK (Oct. 11, 2019) –– Cigarette smoking has long been known to cause lung cancer, but older Chinese American men are at an even greater risk. That knowledge prompted researchers at Rutgers... Read more →


Study: Loneliness, Transportation Among the Biggest Obstacles to Health in SJ

By Mike Sepanic CAMDEN CITY, NJ (October 8, 2019)--Loneliness is the one of the greatest challenges to public health in South Jersey. According to new research produced by the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public... Read more →


Rutgers Master Gardeners "Home Owners Series" Last Workshop Nov. 9

Rutgers Master Gardeners "Home Owners Series" will have the final workshop of 2019 on Saturday, November 9th (10:00 to 11:30 AM). This Wildlife Backyard Buffet Make and Take event will be held at: Camden County... Read more →


Rutgers Student Makes Long Journey

From Immigration Battle to Outer Space NASA’s Diana Trujillo discusses Rutgers student’s persistence in her quest to become an astronaut New Brunswick, N.J. (Sept. 30, 2019) – Becoming an astronaut is challenging for anyone, but... Read more →


How to Produce a Perfect Essay?

Gloucestercitynews.net (Sept. 25, 2019)--A lot of people detest essay writing because, honestly, it can be a quite difficult task for anyone. Generally, writing a good essay requires that you adequately follow the process involved no... Read more →


ROAD TO ATLANTA

CNBNewsnet (September 22, 2019)--The first game of the season is officially set to tip off on Tuesday November 5th, but the unofficial opening to the 2019-20 NCAA basketball season comes when teams hit their home... Read more →


Rutgers Law School’s Medical-Legal Partnership Helps Resolve Complex Care Issues

Gloucestercitynews.net--CAMDEN CITY NJ– For Camden-area residents dealing with complex care issues, an inability to meet basic needs such as housing, health care, and nutritious food are obstacles to improving their health and wellbeing. Through the... Read more →


In the Murphy Era, Some Progress with Women's Representation on NJ Boards and Commissions;

Substantial Opportunities to Improve Since Phil Murphy assumed the governorship in 2018 there has been a modest improvement in women's representation on select New Jersey boards and commissions, according to an analysis from the Center... Read more →


HOW COLLEGE STUDENTS COMBINE EDUCATION AND SPORT

Gloucestercitynews.net (September 13, 2019)--Sports and academic learning are known to complement each other, and most people have forgotten the importance of a student undergoing both of them. Academic learning requires a list of academic skills,... Read more →


Rowan College of SJ Students Receive Scholarships

Gloucestercitynews.net--Deptford Twp. – Seven of Rowan College of South Jersey’s Gloucester campus students received $1,000 Peter J. McGuire scholarships during the 125th Annual Labor Day Observance held Friday, Aug. 30, at the Collingswood Grand Ballroom.... Read more →


Rutgers-Camden tabs Pradiaas Men’s Basketball Head Coach

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (Aug. 30, 2019) – Tirelessly building his basketball resume for the past two decades, Stuart Pradia’s basketball journey has taken him all over the United States, including assistant coaching jobs at a... Read more →


Rutgers University–Camden named “Best Bang for the Buck” University by Magazine 

TO THE POINT: CAMDEN CITY NJ(Gloucestercitynews.net) – Rutgers University–Camden once again has been recognized by Washington Monthly magazine as a great value, while also earning high overall rankings among research universities across the nation. Among... Read more →


4 Tips for Protecting Your Small Business from Fraud

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 22, 2019)--Corporate security surveys indicate that more than half of all businesses have been victims of fraud at some point or another. Furthermore, almost a quarter of those businesses have suffered monetary losses of... Read more →


TO THE POINT: New Undergraduate Fellowship at Rutgers–Camden

Increases Access for Students Pursuing Biomedical Research Careers; First of its Kind in New Jersey and Philadelphia Region CAMDEN CITY NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)-- A comprehensive program to prepare biology students from underrepresented backgrounds to succeed in... Read more →


Master Gardeners Offering Free Soil PH Testing

(Collingswood, NJ)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Master Gardeners of Camden County are offering soil pH testing for just $1 at the Collingswood Farmers Market on Saturday, August 10 – 8:00am-11:30pm. Soil pH can affect plant growth. It can affect how... 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,... Read more →


(video) Nancy Cantor, Rutgers-Newark Chancellor, Gives Campus Police a Hard Time

Rutgers-Newark Nancy Cantor yells 'I'm the chancellor!' at campus cops in car accident dispute NEWARK, NJ (July 25, 2019) (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Rutgers-Newark Chancellor Nancy Cantor, the former president of Syracuse University, has apologized to campus police for... Read more →


The Power of Virtual Classrooms in the Education System

The learning process doesn’t depend on the place for learning. So long as teachers are performing their role correctly, location is no hindrance. The virtual classroom is a new invention that is spreading out in... Read more →


Rutgers Joins Big Ten Study to Reduce Concussions

The groundbreaking study involving the nation’s most elite athletic and academic universities Newswise — Data on every consenting Rutgers athlete who experiences a concussion is helping to inform a large-scale, nationwide study aimed at making... Read more →


Rutgers Electrical Engineering Alumnus Shares his Journey into Space

From the Challenger disaster to the beginning of cable TV and how a united country can land us back on the moon Newswise — New Brunswick, N.J. (July 11, 2019) – Payload Specialist Astronaut Robert... Read more →


Educating Military Veterans to Become Nurses to Care for Fellow Veterans

For Immediate Release CAMDEN CITY, NJ (July 8, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)-- – Military veterans share unique experiences such as overseas deployments, a demanding lifestyle, and challenges such as health problems or needing to find a new career... Read more →


How You can Quickly Recover After a Serious Injury

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 27, 2019)--Safety is something that is always talked about in different scenarios. However, you can’t always control everything around you, and accidents can happen at any time. In fact, they tend to happen when... Read more →