College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Intricate swirls of color — a patient’s blood, a sample of tissue — magnified under microscopes help students at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) learn some important fundamentals in the histopathology and diagnosis of  diseases.

Students seeking full-time jobs and internships and businesses seeking exceptional new talent can connect at the Spring 2013 Career Fair at Rowan University on Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center on Rt. 322 on the Glassboro campus.

Rowan University's Board of Trustees adopted several measures on Feb. 13 that maintain institutional momentum as Rowan evolves as an economic engine and educational hub for the 21st century.
Key among the actions, the Board extended President Ali Houshmand's contract for five years, formally changed the name of the School of Osteopathic Medicine that will become part of Rowan in July, designated funding for the construction of three new academic buildings and expansion of a fourth, and amended the University's master plan.

Rowan University President Dr. Ali Houshmand has announced the appointment of Dr. Kenneth Blank as Rowan's first vice president for health sciences. Blank, an esteemed molecular pathologist and cancer researcher with more than 30 years of experience in research program development, technology commercialization and regional economic development, comes to Rowan from Temple University in Philadelphia, where he served as senior vice provost for research and graduate education.

Attention Health Sciences undergrads! Gain valuable skills, knowledge and experience this summer at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University's Premedical Urban Leadership Summer Enrichment (PULSE) Program, a six-week academic enrichment for college undergraduates interested in careers in the health and science field. There is no cost for the program. Acceptance will be based on academic standing, professor recommendations and community commitment.

University honors benefactor with sculpture at Savitz Hall.

Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, will present a lecture and lead a discussion on the many moral and ethical issues raised in her New York Times bestselling book on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m., in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center at Rowan University, 201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, N.J.

The official uniform of many college students—jeans, flip-flops, sweats—won’t pass muster in the boardroom. It won’t even get you into the boardroom, says Ruben Britt, assistant director of Rowan University’s Career Management Center (CMC).

Rowan's offering tons of Homecoming activities for students, alumni & more.

The focus will be on ability—rather than disability—as Rowan University’s Academic Success Center and Disability Resources mark Disability Awareness Week from Oct. 15-18.

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