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.
College of Education
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.
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.
Seven graduate students in Rowan University’s College of Education are among the first Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellows announced on Tuesday, June 10, by Gov. Chris Christie.
A grant from the State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company will help professors in Rowan University’s College of Education fund a program that educates teens and their parents about safe driving.
Nationally recognized educator Dr. Arthur Levine will give the address and prominent Philadelphia-area team physician Dr. Arthur R. Bartolozzi will receive an honorary degree during Rowan University’s main Graduate Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 15, at 10 a.m. in Coach Richard Wackar Stadium.
Rowan University will serve as a sponsor and offer programs as part of The Philadelphia Science Festival, an annual, 10-day, community-wide celebration of science, engineering and technology, that will take place from Friday, April 25, to Saturday, May 3.
To accommodate more than 20,000 graduates and guests expected on campus across two days of Commencement celebrations on May 15 and 16, Rowan University’s undergraduate and graduate ceremonies have been moved from the University Green to Coach Richard Wackar Stadium.
The Rowan University Foundation, the philanthropic and fundraising arm of Rowan University, committed to allocate $5 million to a new venture capital fund to fuel new research initiatives by faculty, students and alumni.
Rowan University has appointed long-time higher education administrator and innovator Carl “Tobey” Oxholm III as executive vice president for Administration and Strategic Advancement.