Philanthropy

Philanthropy

As a capacity crowd of students, faculty, alumni, business leaders and supporters looked on, Rowan University leaders and state officials joined together to cut the ribbon on the new, $63.2 million home of the William G. Rohrer College of Business.
A new era in business education at Rowan University will be ushered in on Wednesday, Jan. 18, when the new $63.2 million home of the William G. Rohrer College of Business (RCB) is officially dedicated.
For more than three decades, Rowan University’s annual Martin Luther King Jr.
The Rowan University Foundation Board has named Stephen H. Clark Sr. chair and appointed three additional officers.
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.
With a business mindset, management and entrepreneurship major Carly Samuels led student initiatives that raised more than $100,000 for six charities in just two years.
The Rowan University community made history March 3 during the institution’s second annual 24-hour day of giving, raising $86,895 from 1,240 donors.
Rosa Parks
Congressman John J. Conyers, the 44th Dean of the U.S. House of Representatives, will deliver the keynote address Feb. 23 during the Department of Africana Studies’ 11th annual Rosa Parks Luncheon.
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.