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Businessman donates $3 million for Rowan University pet therapy program

Shreiber’s gift will establish an endowment to create a self-sustaining program to bring certified therapy dogs to Rowan’s Glassboro, N.J. campus.
4-Jun-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Rowan University Chemical Engineering students help take java green

Rowan University chemical engineering students are helping make coffee go green. That’s a good thing, as they are exploring ways to reduce waste, recover excess water, and save energy in coffee manufacturing, making the production process more...
2-May-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Juggling two jobs, family and school wasn't easy, but for new R.N.-to-B.S.N. grad it was worth it

She's 50. A mom of five. Grandmom of five. Works two jobs. And she's earning a new nursing degree this May.
12-Apr-2019 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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College of Science & Mathematics Cancer Researcher Publishes in Nature Communications

The diseases are very different – cancer and Parkinson’s – but Dr. Mary Alpaugh’s goal is the same: if not to eradicate them, then at least to find effective drugs to treat them.
13-Mar-2019 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Rowan University announces $3+ million in funding for research in Camden

Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey, has announced the first grants of the Camden Health Research Initiative, a $50 million pledge by the University to fund research in and/or impacting the City of Camden during the next 10 years.
25-Jan-2019 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Sustainability: More Than a Buzzword at RU’s New Sustainable Facilities Center

Rowan University researchers are interested in keeping things green and cost-effective – not only on campus, but also in readiness centers (formerly known as armories) and other sites across New Jersey.
15-Jan-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

U.S. Senator Booker, Rep. Norcross discuss issues with Rowan student military personnel

United States Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Rep. Donald Norcross (D-N.J., 1st District), discussed a range of issues with Rowan student veterans and active military personnel Tuesday during a meeting in the Marketplace dining hall.
27-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Rowan’s Online Legal Studies Program Ranked Among Best in Study

Rowan University this summer was included on a College Choice list of institutions offering the best and most affordable online legal studies programs.
16-Aug-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Back-to-School Tips From Rowan Medicine Pediatrics

Heading back to school after the long summer causes jubilation in many parents but the adjustment and the anxiety for children can make the transition very difficult. To help ease that transition, Rowan Medicine pediatrician Dr. Tanya...
20-Aug-2019 4:45 PM EDT

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When a Lot Is Too Much: Childhood Stress and Extracurricular Activities

After-school activities like sports, clubs, dance lessons and volunteering provide important enrichment opportunities for schoolchildren, but too much participation without enough downtime, or participating for the wrong reasons could lead to...
22-Aug-2017 1:05 PM EDT

Welcome Home. Who Are You?

Those first holidays with college freshmen returning home can be exciting . . . and frustrating. Here's how to cope.
2-Nov-2016 4:05 PM EDT

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Soaring Temperatures Pose Threat to Children, Elderly

The searing, record-setting temperatures in the West and Southwest U.S. warn that extreme heat could be commonplace this summer with the initial heat waves being particularly perilous to children, the elderly and those with chronic medical...
22-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT

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