Rowan Today


Technology and life sciences startups considering a move into incubators, accelerators or coworking spaces are now able to apply for rent support grants at nine collaborative workspaces throughout the state. These nine workspaces – which include the incubator at the South Jersey Technology Park at Rowan University in Mullica Hill – are the first to be approved by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) to participate in NJ Ignite.
Due to weather forecasts predicting clouds and low temperatures, the Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University is canceling the lunareclipse viewing party originally scheduled for Sunday into Monday.
Rowan University and Rowan College at Burlington County recently celebrated the first class of graduates from their joint 3+1 program at a reception held on RCBC’s Mount Laurel campus.
Rowan University researchers are interested in keeping things green and cost-effective – not only on campus, but also in readiness centers (formerly known as armories) and other sites across New Jersey.
A Rowan University pilot program starting this spring is aimed at eliminating the cost of texts for some classes by substituting free, online materials for pricey, paper-bound books.
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education last week announced Rowan University received a Carnegie R2 classification (high research activity), naming it just one of 139 of more than 4,300 colleges and universities across the country with that distinction.
Alumnus Phil Davis was among journalists honored as Time Magazine's Persons of the Year
Alumnus Phil Davis is part of the Capital Gazette staff who were among journalists honored as Time's Persons of the Year.
As most of Rowan University prepared for the holiday break Dec. 21, two graduating seniors prepared to serve their nation with a commissioning ceremony to become officers in the U.S. Army.
Students, faculty and staff from Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) brightened the holidays for Camden children this weekend with the delivery and distribution of more than 400 new toys.
Cooper University Health Care and Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) recently received approval to establish an Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery (ENT) residency program from the ACGME (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education). This highly specialized surgical training program is only the second of its kind in New Jersey. ENT residency training is in high demand and typically one of the most competitive residency programs nationally. Cooper will welcome its first ENT resident in 2019.
Russell J. Buono, PhD, and Thomas N. Ferraro, PhD, professors in the department of biomedical science at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU), collaborated on an important study published December 10 in Nature Communications that identifies 11 new epilepsy genes not previously linked to the disease. The discovery triples the number of known susceptibility genes for epilepsy and provides critical clues for further research.
Accreditation allows medical school to provide physicians with advanced training.
A mobile handheld device that tests the safety of water and provides immediate results took top honors at the third annual Idea Challenge at Rowan University.

Leading an international team of researchers, Dr.

As the season for interviewing for jobs and internships heats up, Rowan President Ali A. Houshmand is launching a 100-day challenge to fill the University’s Suit Our Students Career Closet with professional attire.