Student Academic Achievement

Student Academic Achievement

Five student finalist teams competed in the final round of the Business Plan Competition held by the Rowan University Rohrer College of Business on Saturday, April 18, and fall 2008 entrepreneurship graduate Jeremy Smith of Clayton came out on top.

Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM received one grand prize award and one honorable mention award during the National Broadcasting Society/Alpha Epsilon Rho (NBS/AERho) 18th Annual National Student Audio/Video Scriptwriting and 46th Annual Audio/Video Production Awards Competition ceremony at the LaGuardia Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York City last month. This is the first time WGLS-FM has won in this competition.

For the eight consecutive year, The American Institute of Physics' Society of Physics Students (SPS) has named Rowan University's group an Outstanding SPS Chapter for 2007-2008, a title given to only 55 of the approximately 1,000 chapters.

A documentary production team from Rowan University has placed third in the nation in a student documentary competition sponsored by the Broadcast Education Association (BEA).

Two Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM broadcasts placed second and third in The Broadcast Education Association's (BEA) National Audio Student Competition.

Rowan University student Greg Richter of Burlington City has been named the inaugural recipient of the Anne Sceia Klein Award for Professional Promise.

Rowan student Elizabeth Palmer serves on Rowan's Board of Trustees.

Christina Marcus, of Westfield, a senior dual public relations and journalism major and advertising minor at Rowan University, was awarded the Norman S. Fenichel, APR Scholarship at the 2008 Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) National Conference in Detroit.

Brianna Rozzi, of Freehold, a junior dual advertising and public relations major and political science minor at Rowan University, was awarded the Codispoti Technology Grant at the 2008 Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) National Conference.

Amy Ovsiew, of Piscataway, was recognized with two awards at the annual Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) conference in Detroit.