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More than 229 students/teams will showcase their cutting-edge research during the Rowan University Student Scholars Symposium (RUSSS), formerly the STEM Symposium, sponsored by South Jersey Gas, on Thursday and Friday, April 25 and 26, from 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursday and during five sessions starting at 8, 10 and 11:30 a.m. and noon and 1:30 p.m. on Friday, in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center, Rt. 322, Glassboro. The event also will include performances in Student Center Room 221 at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Friday.
It was an evening of celebration on Thursday, April 11, as members of the Rowan University community came together to honor faculty and staff members for their extraordinary work to uphold the values of the University.
Henry and Betty Rowan’s unprecedented $100 million gift put Rowan University on a meteoric path. Now, the University is looking to achieve even greater heights through the institution’s first-ever comprehensive campaign, which is looking to raise $120 million to support new discoveries, create spaces for learning and living that inspire, and, most importantly, change the lives of Rowan students. The initiative, appropriately titled, “Rising: The Campaign for Rowan University, is only the beginning of the extraordinary story being written at our institution.
RISN Center opens
Senior administrators from Rowan University, the School of Osteopathic Medicine and the Gloucester County Special Services School District were joined
Ørsted U.S. Offshore Wind on March 27 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Rowan University that will allow the company to support innovative offshore wind engineering clinics for students and collaborate with them on research opportunities. The MOU was signed at Rowan’s annual Faculty Research Day, which showcases and honors outstanding research, scholarship and creative activity at the University’s three campuses.
Rowan to hold 2nd annual suicide prevention walk April 28.
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S., claiming the lives of 129 Americans a day, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). On April 28, Rowan University will host a campus-wide walk to raise awareness about the issue and to highlight resources to help prevent it.
Marking a milestone in the advancement of the State’s Research with NJ portal, Rowan University on March 27 announced that it has launched Research with Rowan.
One Hundred faculty members and 18 research partners will be featured at Rowan University as it hosts its second annual Faculty Research Day on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., in the Eynon Ballroom and Room 221, Chamberlain Student Center, on the main campus, Rt. 322 in Glassboro.
The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 flight that landed men on the moon will take center stage at Rowan University on Thursday, April 4, as the University community welcomes NASA astronaut Dr. Stan Love.
A message from Rowan University President Ali A. Houshmand regarding an article by The Chronicle of Higher Education.