In what was the biggest, most ambitious Homecoming celebration in University history, Rowan alumni, students, faculty, staff and Glassboro community members came out in full force for PROFtoberfest 2014.
PROFtoberfest, Rowan's largest Homecoming celebration ever, resembled a giant family reunion as an estimated 3,000 people—alumni, students, faculty and staff—came together on campus. More than 1,600 alumni officially pre-registered for the whirlwind weekend.
Rowan University has appointed Dr. Arye Rosen, a world-renowned researcher with extensive experience in developing medical devices, as a visiting professor with the title of associate vice president for Biomedical Research Partnerships.
Robert O. Carr, who built Heartland Payments Systems into one of the largest debit and credit card transaction companies in America and has earned a reputation as a trailblazer for ethical reform in the payments industry, will speak at Rowan University on Monday, Nov. 17, at 11 a.m. in Room 107 of Bunce Hall.
A family of four aliens will be featured in a family show at the Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University, Rt. 322, Glassboro, New Jersey, on Sunday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m. This is part of the planetarium’s monthly program to provide weekend planetarium offerings suitable for families with young children.
Students will be able to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry, mathematics or physics from The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering degree from Rowan University in five years under a new agreement.