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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.
Close to 100 people left Rowan University for Mars recently, and almost another 100 watched them blast off from Glassboro for a journey through the universe. That’s figurative, of course.
A statement on the athletic use policy at Rowan University.
A dozen Rowan University students/teams will present business ideas to an audience of Rowan stakeholders and potential investors on Friday, Nov. 16, from noon to 3 p.m., in the Student Center Enyon Ballroom, for a chance to win equity-investments during Rowan’s third annual Idea Challenge.
During a spirited, early morning pep rally on Nov. 3 featuring ESPN reporter and anchor Michele Steele, Rowan University was honored as a national banner Special Olympics Unified Champion School.
Senator Cory Booker (center) flanked by President Houshmand and Rep. Donald Norcross with Rowan military personnel
United States Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Rep.
The Analytical Scientist magazine named Dr. James Grinias, assistant professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Rowan University, to its 40 under 40 “Power List” for 2018.
ESPN is coming to Rowan University’s campus on Saturday, Nov. 3, to recognize Rowan Unified Sports as one of the most elite and successful Unified Sports programs in the nation.
Hosted earlier this month by Rowan’s College of Education and co-sponsored by the College and the New Jersey Department of Education, the Inaugural New Jersey Convening on Diversifying the Teacher Workforce brought together 150 educators in the nation—many of them giants in the field—to address the lack of diversity in teaching ranks in U.S. schools.
Free fresh fruits and vegetables will be available to the Glassboro and Rowan University communities every Friday through a new Philabundance location on Rowan’s campus.