Science, Tech & Medicine

Science, Tech & Medicine

Rowan University will hold a Celebration of Life honoring South Jersey industrialist and philanthropist Henry M. Rowan, who in 1992 donated $100 million to the school, on Thursday, Jan. 21, at 2 p.m. in Pfleeger Concert Hall in Wilson Hall, off Bowe Boulevard on the Glassboro campus.
The future of our nation’s highways—including heavily congested New Jersey roadways such as Routes 42 and 295, the Atlantic City Expressway, and I-95--soon may be in the hands of researchers at a unique facility slated to go up shortly at the South Jersey Technology Park at Rowan University, in Mantua Township.
Behind a Lowe’s home improvement store here, scientists are methodically scraping and sifting through a quarry pit that may contain unique insights to the mass extinction that eliminated the dinosaurs.
A team from Rowan University led by computer science student Joseph Proleika took the Southern New Jersey prize in the AT&T Civic App Challenge-New Jersey, which culminated recently with an award ceremony on the Glassboro campus.
Through Saturday, Dec. 5, the Rowan University community is collecting toys to benefit local children.
Rowan University will host the Annual FIRST LEGO League Competition on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Chamberlain Student Center, Rowan University (Glassboro, NJ).
The Rowan University branch of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) will host 21 teams of students from Rowan University, Glassboro High School, Drexel University and Stockton University in the University IEEE Chapter’s Sumo Robotics Scratch Competition on Friday, Nov. 20 from 7-9 p.m. in the Rowan Hall Atrium at Rowan University.
An avid runner who has completed one marathon, four half marathons and more than 20 triathlons, Dr. Douglas Mann, an associate professor in the Health and Exercise Science Department at Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey, is lacing up to help runners from across the country excel.
Two students – one American, one Australian – bump into one another on the streets of Berlin in 2014 and create a joint education initiative. Today, they are planning on taking their unprecedented student-exchange program and transforming it into a global one.
Scientists are in a race to be the first to discover the earliest moments when diseases begin and Rowan's Dr. Robert Nagele is among the leaders in this crowded, worldwide pursuit.