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Rowan University has appointed Amy Barraclough as the director of the Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium in Science Hall. She replaces founding director Keith Johnson, who retired after 12 years at Rowan.
The fall lecture series in Rowan's Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies will now be known as the Dr. Paul B. Winkler Lecture Series. Winkler served as executive director of the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust/Genocide Education for 42 years before his passing on July 12.
A research team, led by Dr. Robert Nagele from Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine and Durin Technologies, Inc., has announced the development of a blood test that leverages the body’s immune response system to detect an early stage of Alzheimer’s disease – referred to as the mild cognitive impairment (MCI) stage – with unparalleled accuracy. In a “proof of concept” study involving 236 subjects, the test demonstrated an overall accuracy, sensitivity and specificity rate of 100 percent in identifying subjects whose MCI was actually caused by an early stage of Alzheimer’s disease.
Children in first through sixth grades will have the chance to enjoy fun, hands-on, interdisciplinary activities that encourage learning and exploration during Camp EduAdventures from August 8-26 on Rowan University’s main campus in Glassboro.
The Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University will offer one final special observing open house on Wednesday, June 1, starting at 8 p.m. and going to at least 10 p.m.
The Research & Development Council of New Jersey is pleased to announce Rowan University, Glassboro, has become its newest member. Vice President of Research Dr. Shreekanth Mandayam will serve as the university’s representative on the Council’s Board of Directors.
Rowan Medicine has joined with the NJII on a federally funded initiative to improve the quality and efficiency of clinical services while also reducing costs.
The world needs educational leaders, in all realms, who are passionate advocates for underserved populations, University of Pennsylvania Professor Shaun Harper told graduates of the College of Education during their Commencement ceremony.
The 465 graduates from Rowan University's College of Humanities & Social Sciences were encouraged to embrace the magic of their humanities studies as they head off to new endeavors.
Forty-three members of the charter class at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University made history as they earned their Doctor of Medicine degrees during CMSRU's first Commencement ceremony on May 9.