New Jersey Governor Chris Christie – and some 2,300 Rowan University graduates – shined despite daylong torrential rains May 16 for Commencement 2014.

The Governor, invited to Rowan to deliver the ceremony’s keynote remarks, gave an emotional, rousing address that traced his family’s history in America starting with his grandmother’s birth aboard a ship from Sicily.

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Orientation at Rowan University is about more—way more—than choosing courses or knowing where to find Campbell Library, the bursar’s office or the Rec Center.

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This summer, the PROS are working 12 Orientation sessions—eight for freshman, three for transfer student and one for international students--plus Welcome Weekend.

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June 28, 2012. That’s the day a quiet, one-on-one conversation with a student leader at Rowan University put Ethan Stoetzer on the path to involvement—and success.

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Rick Hong, MD, FACEP, assistant professor of emergency medicine at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) and head of the Division of Emergency Medical Services, Disaster Medicine and Transport Medicine at Cooper University Health Care, has been named president-elect of the National Disaster Life Support Education Consortium (NDLSEC).

From building bottle rockets to conducting science experiments to creating ceramics to presenting their own news casts, 16 youngsters with high functioning autism or Asperger’s syndrome will explore various academic fields—and enhance their social skills—during Rowan University’s fourth annual Young Profs Exploration Camp.

Away from the city heat, Rowan summer program preps Camden middle and high school students for college with lessons in English, science, math, technology, nutrition, even farming with snakes.

Honorees, to be inducted during Rowan Radio’s 50th anniversary celebration October 25, include former Glassboro State College President Mark Chamberlain.

More 100 middle school-aged girls from throughout New Jersey will converge at Rowan University for Attracting Women into Engineering (AWE) on Tuesday, July 22, through Wednesday, July 23, from 8:30

By Jonathan Lai/Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writer

Karen Murray had left Rowan University without a degree and gone back once before. When she left a second time, the lack of a bachelor's degree, just a few classes away, nagged at her.

Twenty-one rising high school seniors from five South Jersey counties will get an introduction to the field of teaching, particularly in urban settings, during the annual Rowan Urban Teacher Academy (RUTA), Monday, July 14-Friday, July 25.