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Rowan University College of Education graduates were reminded of the power and responsibility they have as educators during the college's Commencement ceremony on Wednesday, May 15.
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.
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.
Take Back the Night graphic
Every year, one in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted in college, according to data from the National Sexual Violence Resource Center.
Students celebrate RowanGIVES Day 2019
On March 5th, Rowan University held its fifth annual RowanGIVES Day, a 24-hour giving campaign celebrating the importance of philanthropy.
The Class of 2019 will receive some high-energy words of motivation and wisdom from nationally recognized fitness guru Shaun T (Shaun Thompson Blokker) during Rowan University’s 94th annual Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11.
In her second major gift to Rowan University, Dr. Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver has pledged $300,000 to establish the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Career Resource Library within the Office of Career Advancement.
Freeman A. Hrabowski III, a former child leader in the Civil Rights Movement who was appointed by President Barack Obama to chair the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will be the guest speaker at the 14th annual Rosa Parks Scholarship Luncheon at Rowan University on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
Rowan University, which for years has taken a wide-ranging approach to preventing and addressing sexual violence, was this week named one of the “Top 25 Affirmative Consent Schools.”