Rowan Today


The Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the NASA flight that landed the first people on the Moon, with several events that mark the historic event.
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded another $3.4 million grant to the Center for Research and Education in Advanced Transportation Engineering Systems (CREATES) at Rowan University to provide support for U.S. Army initiatives in the Arctic and other cold regions.
Rowan University historian James Heinzen is one of only 81 scholars to receive a national fellowship this year from the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS), the preeminent representative of American scholarship in the humanities and related social sciences.
The Center for Access, Success and Equity in the College of Education takes a multi-faceted approach to addressing equity in education, including partnering with local school districts. In doing so, the center supports the college's mission to turn research into practice.
In a case report published June 17, 2019 in the Annals of Internal Medicine, researchers from Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and Cooper University Health Care caution that rising water temperatures in the Delaware Bay may be to blame for an increased number of local cases of Vibrio vulnificus (V vulnificus), a flesh-eating infection that can occur after handling or consumption of seafood.
Rowan's economic impact continues to climb

Recent growth at Rowan University – from new academic buildings to increased housing options to added programs and faculty – did more than just impact students and the campuses in Glouc

The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) today announced that Rowan University is the recipient of a four-year Troops to Teachers grant to recruit military veterans and service men and women to the teaching profession.
Their Rowan University studies have opened up a new world for seven Rowan University students who have received prestigious national and international fellowships and scholarships. Among them: a Goldwater Scholarship; two Boren Awards for International Study; two Fulbright Awards; and two Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) fellowships.
The deadly opioid drug epidemic may seem like an unsolvable problem, too complex and widespread to even begin to fix. While politicians debate public policy and courts weigh whether to treat users of controlled substances as criminals or sufferers, the crisis rages on – and people die. For years, the NeuroMusculoskeletal Institute (NMI) at Rowan Medicine, led by its director, Dr. Richard T. Jermyn, has been on the front lines of this fight.
The Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering at Rowan University is part of an international team working to preserve the vision of patients with some of the leading causes of blindness.
OCA Director Robert Bullard with Dr. Kopenhaver and President Houshmand

Rowan University on June 12 celebrated the achievements and generosity of an alumna who believes so much in her alma mater that she helped fund a career center to support future generations of grad

Student-driven, partially student-run and faculty driven, the Cooper Rowan Medical Journal becomes one of just a handful of peer-reviewed student medical journals nationwide.

U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the U.S.

Rowan students use SXSW conference to launch music careers.
A contingent of Rowan music students are applying lessons learned and contacts made at this year's South by Southwest media conference to launch performance and industry careers.
The Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University will present Many Inspired Steps, an exhibition that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing.