Rowan Today


About 30 first-generation college students and students from underrepresented populations in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields got a head start this summer on college life in their majors via a nine-year-old program at Rowan University.
University leadership from across the state and officials from New Jersey’s Office of the Secretary of Higher Education and the Economic Development Authority (EDA) joined Gov. Phil Murphy on Aug. 15 to showcase the newly created Research with NJ database, which will provide access to the State’s cutting-edge research assets, with the goal of strengthening collaboration between academia and industry.
Ranked nationally at #182, Rowan placed seventh in New Jersey out of 21 colleges and universities considered in the publication’s 2018 tally of institutions well worth the price of admission.
The Edelman Planetarium and College of Science & Mathematics at Rowan University will host special events marking Mars in opposition on Thursday, August 23 from 8 to 11 p.m. in Science Hall on the Glassboro campus.
Sixteen educational leaders involved in the American Association of College for Teacher Education’s (AACTE) Holmes Scholars Program received valuable professional development support through a summer retreat and research symposium hosted last month by Rowan University’s College of Education.
Rowan University this summer was included on a College Choice list of institutions offering the best and most affordable online legal studies programs.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has selected the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering as a partner in the USDOT’s Region 2 University Transportation Center (UTC) consortium, led by Rutgers School of Engineering’s Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT).
The table screamed. Not literally, of course, but the pneumatic laser table, floating on legs that were cushions of air, emitted a warning sound when someone touched it more than slightly.

This past spring, 510 men and women throughout New Jersey received medical degrees, arguably one of the most coveted honors in academia and among the most needed in our society.

Forget the safari. Forget the food. When Tabbetha Dobbins spent 10 days in Africa this summer, the highlight was making the continent a better place.
The vast Rowan University archives, which were recently relocated to the third floor of Campbell Library, are available for students, faculty, staff and visitors to come in and explore.
Rowan launches new BA in Sports Communication & Media
Rowan's new Bachelor of Arts in Sports Communication & Media (Sports CAM) degree focuses on the role communication and media play within the sports industry.

Dr. Sarah Bauer is a little bit in awe about the path her life has taken, and AWE played a role in that.

They are not supposed to like science, technology and engineering -- that’s what generations of girls have been told or assumed.
Former coach Giannini to lead new Rowan sports communication center
Dr. John Giannini, most recently head coach of La Salle University’s men’s basketball program, has returned to Rowan University to lead the new Center for Sports Communication & Social Impact.