Events

Events

More than 100 members of the Rowan community came together on Wednesday, April 25, for Rowan Remembers, an evening to remember and honor the memories of students who have passed away over the past few years.
The historic Hollybush area of Rowan University’s campus will transform into an outdoor festival complete with food, rides, live music, games and giveaways as the Student University Programmers and Rowan After Hours team up to host a celebration to mark the end of the spring semester on Friday, April 29.
Rowan University paleontologist Ken Lacovara enticed his audience to dig deeper into their knowledge and understanding of the Earth—its ancient past and its unsettled future--during his TED Talk earlier this semester in Vancouver. Lacovara was the first Rowan professor invited to deliver a TED Talk.
The Rowan University football team holds its eighth annual Get In The Game. Save A Life. Be The Match Registry on Wednesday, April 20, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Pit of the Chamberlain Student Center.
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.
THE SISTER CHAPEL exhibition
One of the concluding events on that month-long schedule is Rowan University Art Gallery West’s historic re-staging of “The Sister Chapel,” the landmark installation created at the height of the 1970s women’s art movement getting its first showing anywhere in 36 years. The exhibit serves as just one example of how women are being honored and depicted in a range of artistic and cultural programming presented by the Gallery, the Department of Art, and the College of Performing Arts on campus; and not just during this one month.
The Rowan University community is marking Autism Awareness Week April 2-8 with events designed to raise awareness and provide support to those on the autism spectrum.
More than 50 Rowan students--including nine women--will shave their heads to support pediatric cancer research during the University's sixth annual St. Baldrick's Day celebration.
In all the hustle and bustle of the day, we sometimes miss all the great stories happening all around us. The Strategic Priorities Council reviewed more than three dozen stories about Rowan that had appeared in the press over the fall semester and then asked the University community to vote for those which it thought best described the breadth, depth, and energy of what Rowan University is today. The survey was a great success, more than 2,600 votes were cast! Below are our TOP 10 stories—with a few ties at the end.
The Sister Chapel, a historic collaborative installation created at the height of the women’s art movement, opens at Rowan University Art Gallery West for its first public exhibition