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Autism is often diagnosed early – unless you’re a girl

By Kate Morgan

As a baby, Korinne Sanville had trouble sitting up in the cart while her mother Michael picked out groceries. She was also late to take her first steps and say her first words.

None of it was particularly alarming; Korinne was still developing within the windows of time pediatricians deem appropriate for such milestones, but Michael Sanville already had three older daughters, so she had a feeling something wasn’t quite right.

Rowan University students are expressing their reasons to live as part of "1,300 Reasons Why Not," a University-wide suicide prevention initiative.
It was 25 years ago that the late philanthropist Henry Rowan and his wife donated $100 million to the University in Glassboro that now bears his name. The effects of that gift have gone a lot further than he had expected, according to Rowan University trustee Virginia Rowan Smith.
Law & Justice Studies Professor Joel Capellan discusses his research on mass public shootings with National Public Radio.

GLASSBORO, N.J. - On Sept. 8, 2016, NASA launched OSIRIS-REx into space, and now, more than a year later, a South Jersey native is helping with the research during and after the mission.

“I’m the mission sample scientist," said Dr. Harold Connolly, Jr., a professor, and chair of the Department of Geology at Rowan University and co-investigator and mission sample scientist for OSIRIS-REx a NASA Sample Return Mission.


Officials at Rowan University put together a special program on Wednesday, August 16th, to give some lucky kids a chance to find buried prehistoric treasure.

The Jean and Ric Edelman Fossil Park at Rowan University invited 20 visually impaired elementary school students to become mini-paleontologists.

Dr. Joshua Coren tells NJ101.5 FM about RowanSOM’s new federal grant to prevent opioid overdoses among women.
RowanSOM Dean Dr. Thomas Cavalieri discusses nationwide survey of osteopathic medical students.
Students from Camden Academy Charter High School spent two weeks in the "Think Like an Entrepreneur" program presented by Rowan University's Rohrer College of Business. The course, supported by TD Bank, helped students learn the ins and outs of the concepts used by entrepreneurs to develop successful businesses.

by Adia Robinson, Inquirer staff writer

On a Tuesday afternoon in the middle of their summer vacation, a group of high school students passed around a recently dissected brain in a lab at the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford.

“OK, so who has the brain?” Katie Shirley, a second-year medical student, asked the group.

One student raised his hand.

“Now, where would you find the auditory cortex?” Shirley asked.


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