Science, Tech & Medicine

Science, Tech & Medicine

Sixteen of the 17 students in Reiner Schmidt’s Conceptual Physics class at Glassboro High School recently got a lesson on apples, the moon, Newton, inertia and gravity. One of the 17 students in the class got a lesson on how to be a physics teacher.
Health care (including vaccines, cancer treatments and neurodegeneration), biology (from honey bees to seagrass to Siamese fighting fish), engineering (joint implants containing antibiotics, contact lenses that deliver drugs and barcodes for tissue samples) and much more will be featured when a record 171 teams of Rowan University undergraduate, graduate and medical students and professors present research conducted throughout the academic year at the University’s 19th Annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Student Research Symposium, sponsored by South Jersey Industries. STEM will be held on Friday, April 22, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (in four sessions) in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center, Rt. 322, Glassboro.
Most labs in the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering at Rowan University bustle during clinic class time. However, one lab is usually empty -- the Engineers on Wheels lab.
The Professional Engineering Society of Southern New Jersey (PESSNJ) recently awarded Hannah Collura, a senior in the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering at Rowan University, its annual Jerry Kilby Memorial Scholarship.
The Rowan University Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering will host teams of middle and high school students for the New Jersey Regional SeaPerch robot competition on Saturday, April 16 from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. in the Rowan Recreation Center gym and pool at on the Glassboro campus. - See more at: http://today.rowan.edu/home/news/2016/04/14/rowan-university-host-new-jersey-regional-seaperch-robot-competition#sthash.iosvPjSq.dpuf
At Rowan University, entrepreneurship isn’t just for business students. Nor should it be, says Rohrer College of Business (RCB) Dean Sue Lehrman.
Take Back the Night and Rowan’s first-ever student-led summit on Title IX are planned for Sexual Violence Prevention Week at Rowan the week of April 4.
Rowan University and the New Jersey Big Data Alliance will host “Health Data Analytics on the South Jersey Horizon,” a discussion panel and networking event on Wednesday, April 13, from
The student chapter of the National Wellness Institute at Rowan University will hold online registration for its second annual 5K for Soldiers to support the Wounded Warrior Project through April 15 at raceforum.com/nwi.
Three! Two! One! R-r-r-rip! It felt almost like New Year’s Eve, as more than 40 fourth-year medical students – and hundreds of supporters – loudly counted down in the airy lobby of Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) in Camden. Instantly, the students tore open thin white envelopes that would reveal which medical residency program had accepted them – and where they’ll spend the next three to seven years, depending on their specialty.