Rowan Today


Former NBA star Charles Barkley is coming to campus Oct. 1.
NBA great Charles Barkley will speak at Rowan’s Pfleeger Concert Hall Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Researchers in the Social Insect Lab at Rowan University are studying whether gut bacteria play a role in fending off pathogens that threaten the honey bee population.
Groundbreaking for new RowanSOM campus
After a decade of consistent growth, including a doubling of its class size, the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine announced plans to expand to an additional campus on the grounds of the Rowan College of South Jersey.
President Ali A. Houshmand selected among a group of highly accomplished New Jerseyans.
ROI-NJ named Rowan University President Ali A. Houshmand to a group of highly accomplished New Jerseyans Sept. 16 when it announced its inaugural ROI Influencers: People of Color list.
Fossil hunters of all ages during Rowan's eighth annual Community Dig Day Sept. 14

Some 66 million years ago, an asteroid seven to 50 miles across blasted through Earth’s atmosphere and struck off Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula, ending the Cretaceous period and killing an

Dr. Mahbubur Meenar presents draft green infrastructure plan at Camden Fireworks Gallery Sept. 9.
On Sept. 9, researchers from Rowan’s School of Earth & Environment unveiled a draft green infrastructure plan for Camden’s Waterfront South neighborhood that could ease flooding for one section particularly impacted and improve the quality of life for residents.
Rowan University and N3rd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, are entering into a unique partnership that will develop into one of the region’s largest collegiate esports gaming and academic programs.
Shakespeare's Hamlet is a highlight of the Rowan fall arts schedule
This Fall we are re-imagining classics, hosting musical virtuosos, building bridges across New Jersey cities through dance pageantry, examining the collective unconscious through self-portrait, a
Rowan University’s fall student-athletes have been on campus since mid-August and have come out strong to start the regular season. Here’s a look at each of the teams this autumn.
U.S. News ranks Rowan #79 among National Public Universities
U.S. News & World Report, in its “Best Colleges 2020” special edition, ranked Rowan University #79 among public universities and #166 among all National Universities, five places higher than for 2019.
Amy Barraclough, the director of the Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, represented Rowan University on the international stage this summer through the Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program (ACEAP).
Bionic model Rebekah Marine, who defied odds in the fashion industry and travels the world as a motivational speaker and advocate, is the recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Young Alumna Award.
Members of the Class of 2023--approximately 2,800 students strong--have officially joined Rowan University.
In an increasingly digital world, two camps held this summer at Rowan University helped encourage high-school students and educators to think about the future of cybersecurity.
A grant to Vahid Heydari, a professor of computer science, is funding scholarships for students seeing careers in cybersecurity.