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This year’s 50th annual Holiday Helper auction, in which audience members will bid on more than 100 donated items, washeld on Saturday, Nov. 19. Students raised more than $8,000 for the Front Row Foundation.
Rowan University’s Veteran Student Organization (VSO) and the Office of Veterans Affairs have planned a weeklong schedule of activities to honor, assist, and thank the veterans of the University community during the week of Nov. 5-12.
Registration is now being accepted for the sixth annual Miles for Medals 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run to benefit Special Olympics on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 10:30 a.m.-noon outside of the Rowan Rec Center.
In an effort to help the Rowan University community and the public process the results of the race, the Department of Political Science and Economics is presenting “Election 2016: A Recap and Discussion” on Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 9:30-11 a.m. in the Pit of the Chamberlain Student Center in Glassboro.
The Rowan University Foundation Board has named Stephen H. Clark Sr. chair and appointed three additional officers.
The Rowan University community is marking Access & Inclusion Week the week of Oct. 24 with a rich slate of events, including presentations by a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, a blues musician, and a leader in STEM education in the deaf and hard-of-hearing community.
A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), will arrive on Rowan University's campus the week of Nov. 14 to examine all aspects of the University's Public Safety policy and procedures, management, operations and support services, as well as gather feedback from the public about the department’s performance, Senior Director Reed Layton has announced.
In what will be a frank discussion about the impact of race, class and privilege in American education, Rowan University will host a film screening of the critically acclaimed PBS documentary, “American Promise,” followed by a panel discussion with the filmmakers, on Monday, Oct. 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center, 201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro.
With the Nov. 8 presidential election inching ever closer, Republican nominee Donald J. Trump faces a significant deficit in polling numbers. What’s even more damaging is that members of his own party are withdrawing their support, says Rowan University Political Science Professor Anne C. Pluta.
Rowan University alumni Jean and Ric Edelman have pledged $25 million to preserve and expand the Rowan University Fossil Park in Mantua Township, N.J. The park will be known as the Jean and Ric Edelman Fossil Park at Rowan University.