Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering

Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering

Moorestown, NJ and Glassboro, NJ—Lockheed Martin and Rowan University are kicking off an innovative, strategic partnership to develop new technologies for a broad range of radar system applications in support of national defense. As threats to the United States become increasingly more complex, this next generation of radar technology is critical to protecting national assets and requires the dedication of an educated workforce.

A handful of Rowan University students will travel about as far south as possible in North America this month. Like many of their peers, they will be armed with sunscreen. Unlike most of them, they will haul a percussion drill and accompanying paraphernalia on a decidedly non-hedonistic spring break 2014.

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program awarded Dr. Stephanie Farrell, associate professor of chemical engineering at Rowan University, a grant to conduct research on engineering education at the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) in Ireland.

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.

A handful or so of Rowan University students have gotten their typhoid shots, Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B shots and malaria pills; agreed to lug 50+ pounds of equipment to an airport; and prepared a list of what to bring to a developing country that is low on water and high on need.

Students seeking full-time jobs and internships and businesses seeking exceptional new talent can connect at the Spring 2014 Career Fair at Rowan University on Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center on Rt. 322 on the Glassboro campus.

The Rowan University chapter of the Society of Automotive Engineers will compete in the SAE Baja competition – an intercollegiate engineering design competition – on Feb. 14 and 15 at Laval University in Quebec City, Canada.

The Rowan University College of Engineering is now accepting registrations for summer 2014 programs for middle and high school students. These non-residential programs introduce students to the field of engineering through hands-on workshops and clinics and provide opportunities for participants to learn from professors and current Rowan engineering students, among others.

Rowan University has appointed long-time higher education administrator and innovator Carl “Tobey” Oxholm III as executive vice president for Administration and Strategic Advancement.

Donation from Rowan Family Foundation funds engineering Ph.D. program, more.