Science, Tech & Medicine

Science, Tech & Medicine

This fall, Rowan University students Elizabeth Thompson ‘18 (Biological Sciences, Biomedical Art & Visualization) and Niclas Grant ‘17 (Biological Sciences) are sailing on an ocean research voyage to study the human impact on Caribbean coral reef ecosystems. Through SEA Semester: Caribbean Reef Expedition, a study abroad program offered by Sea Education Association (SEA), Thompson and Grant, together with other students with a variety of academic interests, will conduct guided field research both on shore in Grenada and at sea sailing through the Lesser Antilles to San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) Scholarship Plus Initiative has named seven students from the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering (HMRCOE) at Rowan University as 2017-2018 PES scholars. IEEE designated more students from Rowan as PES scholars than from any other university (with the exception of the University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign, which tied with Rowan).
WHO: Rowan University’s chapter of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) WHAT: will host its annual sumo robot wrestling competition (“Profbots”) WHEN: on Friday, Dec. 1, from 7 to 9 p.m. WHERE: in the atrium of Rowan Hall, off Bowe Boulevard in Glassboro, New Jersey. DETAILS: Competitors from the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering and Glassboro High School will design sumo bots, with winners earning more than $1,000 in prizes.
Best known as Dr. Hawkeye Pierce on M*A*S*H, Alda spoke to the importance of clear communication.
The State of New Jersey honored Rowan University and Lockheed Martin with its inaugural Innovative Partnership Award during its recent “65 by ’25: Many Paths, One Future” campaign launch at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation headquarters in Princeton. The award recognizes high-quality collaborations among higher education, business and industry.
With a ceremonial groundbreaking on Oct. 19, local, state and federal officials joined with the Rowan University/Rutgers-Camden Board of Governors to celebrate the beginning construction of the Joint Health Sciences Center in Camden.
Rowan University’s chapter of the American Society for Mechanical Engineers will host Rowan’s 15th annual Pumpkin Chunkin’ contest on Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, from 11 a.m.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a five-year grant to the RowanSOM Department of Family Medicine to administer New Jersey's three Area Health Education Center programs.
When a tragedy strikes, young children will look to their parents to interpret the world for them.
It promises to be the busiest Homecoming week in Rowan University history. That makes sense considering that the theme of this year’s weeklong celebration, Oct. 9-15, is…well…ProfHistoric.