Science & Technology

Science & Technology

Dr. Ali A. Houshmand
NJ BIZ Magazine this week named three top Rowan educators – President Ali A. Houshmand, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Dean Annette C. Reboli and School of Osteopathic Medicine Dean Thomas A. Cavalieri among its 2019 “Education Power 50.”
Chemistry and Biochemistry Professor Gregory Caputo is the first Rowan University professor to be named a fellow of the American Chemical Society.
In what is the first such pairing in the United States, Rowan University has entered into a partnership with India’s National Research Development Corporation and the New Jersey Economic Development Authority to enhance technological innovation, industrial research and economic development globally and statewide.
Researchers in the Social Insect Lab at Rowan University are studying whether gut bacteria play a role in fending off pathogens that threaten the honey bee population.
Groundbreaking for new RowanSOM campus
After a decade of consistent growth, including a doubling of its class size, the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine announced plans to expand to an additional campus on the grounds of the Rowan College of South Jersey.
Rowan University and N3rd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, are entering into a unique partnership that will develop into one of the region’s largest collegiate esports gaming and academic programs.
Amy Barraclough, the director of the Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, represented Rowan University on the international stage this summer through the Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program (ACEAP).
In an increasingly digital world, two camps held this summer at Rowan University helped encourage high-school students and educators to think about the future of cybersecurity.
A grant to Vahid Heydari, a professor of computer science, is funding scholarships for students seeing careers in cybersecurity.
 From left, Arke Aeronautics CEO Brandon Graham, CTO Sherman Hartman and CFO Jonathan Penera.
Arke Aeronautics, a Rowan-founded, Rowan-backed startup, developed a system to send drones ahead of first responders, a system that could result in faster response times during emergencies.