College of Humanities & Social Sciences

College of Humanities & Social Sciences

The Rowan University Board of Trustees has named Dr. Ali Houshmand interim president of the University effective July 1.

Dr. Jennifer Kay in the Computer Science Department at Rowan University, funded by a $15,000 grant from Google, will teach 20 primarily middle school teachers (from Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Salem, Cape May, Middlesex, Ocean and New Castle {DE} counties) how to program robots on Tuesday, June 28 through Thursday, June 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 212 of Robinson Hall on the Glassboro campus.

Through a grant from the National Institutes of Health, Rowan University students are researching ways to improve antibiotics by replacing current prescription drugs with naturally occurring parts of the immune system.

Cancer treatments, solar power, robots and video games: Research is flourishing at Rowan University.

Honors student learns Chinese, studies and teaches in mainland China.

Ninth through 11th grade New Jersey girls may attend teentech 2011, a day of hands-on workshops on Tuesday, May 24, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. hosted by Rowan University, Glassboro, in partnership with the American Association of University Women-NJ (AAUW-NJ), the New Jersey Technology Education Association (NJTEA) and the Educational Information & Resource Center (EIRC). The goal of the program, which will be held in Rowan Hall, the College of Engineering building off Bowe Boulevard, is to encourage the girls to explore the many high-demand, well-paying careers in technology areas.

Dr. George Romeo makes a confession with a smile on his face: “I was a lousy accountant.”

Rowan junior wins prestigious Goldwater prize for theoretical research.

At Rowan University, Glassboro, 2,408 undergraduate students and 490 graduate students will take part in commencement ceremonies in May.

Rowan will host a screening of "Top Secret Rosies:The Female Computers of World War II" on Friday, April 29, in the auditorium of Bozorth Hall.