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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 →


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 →


RUTGERS RESEARCHER: Self-Employed Workers Face Job Threats

And Opportunities from Artificial Intelligence Gloucestercitynews.net--CAMDEN CITY–Many workers find both employment and satisfaction in the current “gig economy,” which offers flexibility individuals wishing to select jobs based on variables that fit their lives best, such... 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 →


USEFUL TIPS FOR COLLEGE DISSERTATION

Gloucestercitynews.net(August 27, 2019)Writing is a challenging task. To write a good College dissertation paper you will be required to take into account certain tasks that will help you write successfully. This article aims to assist... 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 →


TO THE POINT: Researchers Looking for New Ways to Help Chronic Pain Patients

CAMDEN CITY NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--– For decades, biomedical researchers have used mouse behavior to study pain, but some researchers have questioned the accuracy of the interpretations of how mice experience pain. Now, Rutgers University–Camden neuroscientist Nathan... 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 →


News & World Report names Virtua Voorhees and Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes among Best Hospitals

Virtua hospitals in Mount Holly & Willingboro also earn ‘high-performing’ designations in specific specialties Marlton, N.J. — Virtua Voorhees Hospital and Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital have been recognized among the “Best Hospitals” for... 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 →


Educating Military Veterans to Become Nurses to Care for Fellow Veterans 

CAMDEN CITY NJ (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 when they transition to civilian life. A... 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... Read more →


Healthcare for Athletes: Six Ways To Recover From An Injury

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--Whether you’re a professional athlete, or simply someone who takes sport and physical fitness very seriously, suffering an injury can be debilitating and devastating. Not only can it leave you unable to train... Read more →


South Jersey Residents Inducted into Academic Honor Society at Rutgers–Camden

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 13, 2019)---- One hundred and nine area residents, all undergraduate students in the Rutgers–Camden College of Arts and Sciences, have been inducted into the Athenaeum Honor Society. Membership in Athenaeum... Read more →


FIRE analysis: Rutgers violated the Constitution by defunding student newspaper

The Daily Targum lost more than $500,000 in funding following an April referendum. FIRE's analysis reveals that the referendum was unconstitutional. (WABC-TV) Student rights aren’t subject to popular vote Defunding followed campaign by student group... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Rams South Jersey Champs

UPDATED BROOKLAWN, NJ-- (Gloucestercitynews.net)(May 31, 2019)--Gloucester Catholic defeated Trenton Catholic 10-0 in the South Jersey Championship Game today at the Joe Barth Field, Brooklawn, NJ. Today's victory was the team's seventh straight win. Offensively they... Read more →


Cooper University Health Care Announces Winner of 2019 Cooper Civic Leadership Award

(Camden, NJ) Nidhi Baxi, an undergraduate biology student at Rutgers University-Camden, was named as the winner of the 2019 Cooper Civic Leadership Award at the Eighth Annual Chancellor’s Awards for Civic Engagement held recently. Cooper... Read more →


MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper and Holy Redeemer to Expand

Advanced Cancer Care to Residents of Southeastern Pennsylvania CAMDEN CITY, NJ – MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper and Holy Redeemer Health System have signed a Letter of Intent to develop a joint cancer program... Read more →


Graduating Student Takes Accelerated Path to a Career in Finance

Harry Harris By Jeanne Leong Harry Harris’ intense focus on an early start to a career in finance led him to pack a four-year Rutgers University‒Camden business curriculum into three years. “There are plenty of... Read more →


The Advantages of Learning A New Language At A Young Age

Learning a new language as a child at a young age is definitely advantageous. There are various reasons for this, including the fact that it is simply easier for children to accomplish. Additionally, a second... Read more →


Statement from Former NJ Gov. Jon S. Corzine Re: Camden City

Statement from Governor Jon S. Corzine As Governor, my administration prioritized precious economic development resources in our urban communities with Camden being a city of great need. When I took office, Camden was under state... Read more →