Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
July 15, 2016
Rowan University has appointed Amy Barraclough as the director of the Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium in Science Hall. She replaces founding director Keith Johnson, who retired after 12 years at Rowan.
May 31, 2016
The Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University will offer one final special observing open house on Wednesday, June 1, starting at 8 p.m. and going to at least 10 p.m.
May 12, 2016
In a Commencement address that referenced the philosophies of Presidents Franklin Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan and Founding Father Alexander Hamilton – as well as a rap from the popular and celebrated hip-hop musical “Hamilton” about his life – Nicholas Paleologos challenged graduates of the College of Communication & Creative Arts and the College of Performing Arts to think big, take chances and do great things.
May 4, 2016
During the week of May 9, more than 2,800 students are walking across the stage as they celebrate their graduation from Rowan University during Commencement Week. Find coverage of each ceremony here.
May 3, 2016
Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM has won three programming and production awards in the 22nd annual Communicator Awards presented by the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts.
May 3, 2016
Shatoyah Best never knew her father and never had a good relationship with her mother. She was born premature and expected by her delivering doctor never to walk.
May 2, 2016
With a business mindset, management and entrepreneurship major Carly Samuels led student initiatives that raised more than $100,000 for six charities in just two years.
April 20, 2016
The College of Communication & Creative Arts (CCCA) held its fourth annual Student Awards Ceremony and Showcase April 16, a celebration of crea
April 19, 2016
Film professor Jonathan Olshefski’s ten-year movie project documenting the life of a North Philadelphia family will soon come to PBS. Now in post-production, Olshefski’s Quest: the Fury and the Sound, has been awarded a post-production grant through The Independent Television Service (ITVS), which funds, presents, and promotes documentaries and dramas on public television and cable, often for PBS.
April 18, 2016
Health care (including vaccines, cancer treatments and neurodegeneration), biology (from honey bees to seagrass to Siamese fighting fish), engineering (joint implants containing antibiotics, contact lenses that deliver drugs and barcodes for tissue samples) and much more will be featured when a record 171 teams of Rowan University undergraduate, graduate and medical students and professors present research conducted throughout the academic year at the University’s 19th Annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Student Research Symposium, sponsored by South Jersey Industries. STEM will be held on Friday, April 22, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (in four sessions) in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center, Rt. 322, Glassboro.