Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering

Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering

Katherine Boo will share the story behind her award-winning book, Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity, during a talk on Monday, Oct. 21, at 11 a.m. in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center at Rowan University.

On Rowan Boulevard, a home for the College of Graduate & Continuing Education.

The College of Graduate and Continuing Education has a new home on Rowan Boulevard.

Rowan University will be the site for the third in a series of forums on building closer ties between businesses in Europe and New Jersey on Thursday, Oct. 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center, Rt. 322, Glassboro, N.J.

Common family traditions often include Sunday dinners and holiday gatherings, but for Jared and James Salvatore, 21-year-old twins from Hammonton, N.J., their family has unintentionally begun a new and unique tradition — attendance at Rowan University’s College of Engineering.

NBC10 and its affiliates will broadcast the second U.S. Senate candidate debate between Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at Rowan University in Glassboro.

Dr. Xinhua Chen, of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at RowanSOM, has received a $1.8 million federal grant to lead a five-year study that examines the role diet plays in the higher incidence of preterm delivery among African American and Hispanic women. 

Rowan broke ground for the second Engineering building—and its future—on Oct. 2.

Gov. Chris Christie and State Sen. President Steve Sweeney will be the guests of honor when the Rowan University College of Engineering holds a groundbreaking for its second building on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 4:30 p.m., on the grounds by Rowan Hall, just off Bowe Boulevard, Glassboro, N.J.

The Rowan University chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will host a DROPPED competition, during which students will build bridges on Friday, Sept. 27, from 5:30 to 9:45 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center’s Esby Pool.