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).
July 29, 2014
July 23, 2014
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.
July 22, 2014
Honorees, to be inducted during Rowan Radio’s 50th anniversary celebration October 25, include former Glassboro State College President Mark Chamberlain.
July 18, 2014
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.
Passionate about education: Intensive RUTA program introduces high school students to urban teaching
July 14, 2014
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.
July 14, 2014
Philadelphia Inquirer op-ed written by Rowan University senior Jonathan Pepper Unified Sports is more than a game. And now -- thanks to New Jersey's historic legislative move -- the message of Unified Sports, a program where athletes with and without disabilities play on the same team, will spread throughout the state.
Rowan Researcher Awarded $2.8 Million to Examine Ways to Mitigate the Effects of Disasters on Older People
July 8, 2014
With the help of a five-year, $2.8 million grant from the National Institute on Aging and a unique data panel of close to 6,000 older people in New Jersey, Rachel Pruchno, PhD, of RowanSOM, has begun a study that will examine how disasters affect functional limitations of older people, measure the health care expenses associated with those limitations, and develop strategies that increase the likelihood that older people will flourish despite the stress of natural disasters.
July 7, 2014
Rowan University graduate student Deandra Turchi of Turnersville has received a $1,000 scholarship from Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society that recognizes business excellence.
July 7, 2014
Fifty-two rising high school juniors and seniors will gain exposure to careers in science and technology—and develop college readiness and leadership skills--during Rowan University’s Aim High Science and Technology Program this summer.