March 2017

Wednesday, March 1 -
10:15 am to 11:45 am
401 Penn Classroom, Paul Robeson Library

How do political candidates use micro-targeted data and technology to communicate their messages in new ways to larger audiences? Tom Bonier, chief executive officer of TargetSmart, shares insights from his 20-year career as a political strategist to help us understand the intersection of "big data" and political campaigning. 

Wednesday, March 1 -
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Multi-Purpose Room, Campus Center

Employers from the government and health care sectors will be attending this annual career fair and recruiting students and recent alumni for full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities. Rutgers–Camden students from all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. More information about the Public Service and Health Care Career Fair.

Wednesday, March 1 -
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Writers House

Special guest and haiku artist Tazuo Yamaguchi presents Haiku Dojo, a workshop for writers. Hosted by the Writers House. Admission is free. Learn more

Wednesday, March 1 -
12:00 pm to 2:20 pm
Clark Commons, Law School Building

"Come Stroll the Boardwalk" at the Rutgers Law School Association for Public Interest Law (APIL) annual auction raising funds to provide stipends for students to work in the summer at nonprofit legal organizations and government entities. The auction will feature Johnson's popcorn, salt water taffy, sand, surfboards, games, and great items to bid on such as tickets to theater, sports, and music events; dining, lodging, and retail gift certificates; cooking lessons; and home services.

Wednesday, March 1 - 12:15 pm
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring harpsichordist Gavin Black. Take a midday break and listen to live music performed by visiting professional artists. Free parking is available between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on concert days only. See more information about parking for the Mallery Concert Series.

Wednesday, March 1 - 4:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Rosemont College in a home game. Learn more.

Wednesday, March 1 -
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Room 110, Fine Arts Building

Haiku artist Tazuo Yamaguchi will present, read, and perform haiku from his more than 30 years of practice. Incorporating the whimsical with the musical and philosophical, Yamaguchi will delve deep into the art of the short poem, exploring the ways modern-day spoken haiku can counter a world overloaded with information. Presented by the Writers House. Admission is free. Learn more

Wednesday, March 1 -
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Raptor Roost, Campus Center

Rutgers University–Camden will present the fifth annual "Tunnel of Oppression," an immersive program presented with interactive skits, videos, sounds, images, and role-playing designed to raise awareness of acts of oppression that exist globally and in our American society. This event is open to current Rutgers–Camden students, faculty, and staff. Learn more.

Thursday, March 2 -
12:30 pm to 1:15 pm
Room 108, Armitage Hall

Learn about career opportunities with the accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Thursday, March 2 -
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Student Works Gallery, Campus Center

Have selfies changed how the current generation approaches self portraiture? The Student Works Gallery is hosting an opening reception for "Selfie/Self Portrait," a student art exhibit located in the Campus Center by the Corner Store. Refreshments will be provided.

Thursday, March 2 -
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Raptor Roost, Campus Center

Rutgers University–Camden will present the fifth annual "Tunnel of Oppression," an immersive program presented with interactive skits, videos, sounds, images, and role-playing designed to raise awareness of acts of oppression that exist globally and in our American society. This event is open to current Rutgers–Camden students, faculty, and staff. Learn more

Friday, March 3 - 12:15 pm
Faculty Lounge, Third Floor, Armitage Hall

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) monthly seminar series provides the Rutgers–Camden community with opportunities to hear about interesting, cutting-edge research and initiatives by scholars, community activists, and others engaged in urban research and/or urban change.

Sunday, March 5 - 1:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Farmingdale State College in a home game. Learn more.

Monday, March 6 -
12:20 pm to 1:00 pm
West C Conference Room, Campus Center

Learn how to be a winner at job interviews. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Monday, March 6 -
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
401 Penn Classroom

Join Rutgers–Camden faculty and students for a discussion on living, learning, and teaching in an era of "alternative facts." Featured panelists: James Brown, assistant professor of English and director of the Rutgers–Camden Digital Studies Center; Jean-Louis Hippolyte, associate professor of world languages and cultures; Tim Knievel, teaching instructor of political science; and

Tuesday, March 7 -
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Faculty Lounge, Third Floor, Armitage Hall

Kristine Alexander of the University of Lethbridge will present "Child/Adult, Campus/Community, and Settler/Indigenous: Challenging Boundaries and Binaries with Collaborative Research in 21st-Century Canada." Presented by the Department of Childhood Studies. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. 

Wednesday, March 8 - 12:15 pm
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring the Aizuri Quartet. Take a midday break and listen to live music performed by visiting professional artists. Free parking is available between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on concert days only. See more information about parking for the Mallery Concert Series.

Wednesday, March 8 -
3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Multi-Purpose Room - Left, Campus Center

If you're a student of the arts or humanities and a well-meaning relative has ever asked "What are you going to do with that?" then this event is for you. Five panelists working in educational nonprofits, arts advocacy organizations, archives, and bookstores will speak about what it's like to build a career founded upon the ideas and values of the liberal arts.

Thursday, March 9 - 4:30 pm to Friday, March 10 - 5:30 pm
West C Conference Room, Campus Center

Learn how to be a winner at job interviews. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Friday, March 10 -
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Campus Center

Join us at Discover Rutgers–Camden Day, and get all of your questions answered on how to make a Rutgers–Camden education yours. Prospective first-year and transfer students will learn about academic opportunities, student life, financial aid, admissions, and more. Learn more about Discover Rutgers–Camden Day.

Saturday, March 11 - 12:30 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face John Jay College in a home game. Learn more.

Saturday, March 11 - 1:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face DeSales University in a home game. Learn more.

Sunday, March 12 - 1:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Penn State Brandywine in a home game. Learn more.

Tuesday, March 14 - 12:00 pm
Waterfront Technology Center, 200 Federal Street, Camden

NOTE:  This regularly scheduled public meeting of the Rowan University/Rutgers University-Camden Board of Governors has been canceled and will be rescheduled.  >>View the agenda.

Tuesday, March 14 - 5:00 pm
School of Nursing, 215 North Third Street

Learn how you can advance your career with a school nurse certification from the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden. Register for the school nurse certification information session.

Thursday, March 16 - 12:30 pm
School of Nursing, 215 North Third Street

Learn how a clinical Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden can help advance your career. More information and register for the DNP information session.

Thursday, March 16 - 6:00 pm
Business and Science Building, 227 Penn Street

Advance your career with the innovative Professional Master of Business Administration (PMBA), a 21-month accelerated degree program. This information session is sponsored by the Rutgers School of Business–Camden. More information and register for the PMBA session.

Saturday, March 18 - 8:00 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater, Fine Arts Building

This dazzling display of youth and spring features early works by Mozart and Schubert, and Respighi's charming depiction of birdsong, "The Birds." Tchaikovsky's "Variations on a Rococo Theme" showcases principal cellist Yoni Draiblate. 

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit symphonyinc.org.

Monday, March 20 -
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Black Box Studio, Fine Arts Building

The acclaimed Electric Café series continues with violinist/composer/technologist Robin Cox performing works for violin and electronics from his new album, Ghost of Time. Throughout the series, professional musicians bring new and cutting-edge music, with an emphasis on digital music and intermedia performances, to Rutgers–Camden. These free lunchtime concerts are unlike anything you've ever heard or seen before, weaving music, digital technology, video, and more into one searing performance.

Tuesday, March 21 -
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Camden County College, Blackwood Campus, Taft 317

Camden County College graduates can meet with a admissions counselor and receive an admission decision for Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Camden County College in Blackwood (BA liberal studies, BA psychology, BA criminal justice, and BA business administration).

Tuesday, March 21 -
12:30 pm to 1:15 pm
Viewing Room, Campus Center

This workshop will highlight the Career Center resources available to help students select a major. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Tuesday, March 21 - 3:00 pm
School of Nursing, 215 North Third Street

Join us at this information session to learn more about the Wound Ostomy Continence (WOC) certification program for nursing professionals. Register for the WOC information session.

Tuesday, March 21 - 5:00 pm
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford campus

Learn more about how the Rutgers Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program in Stratford will prepare you as a professional in this dynamic field. The DPT program is sponsored by the Rutgers School of Health Professions and the Graduate School–Camden. Register for a DPT information session.

Wednesday, March 22 - 12:15 pm
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring pianist Jean Lin. Take a midday break and listen to live music performed by visiting professional artists. Free parking is available between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on concert days only. See more information about parking for the Mallery Concert Series.

Wednesday, March 22 -
12:20 pm to 1:00 pm
Science Lecture Hall

Learn about career opportunities at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Wednesday, March 22 -
12:20 pm to 1:00 pm
South C Conference Room, Campus Center

This workshop will highlight the Career Center resources available to help students select a major. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Wednesday, March 22 - 6:00 pm
Camden County College, William G. Rohrer Center, Cherry Hill

The Rutgers–Camden MBA helps ambitious working professionals get more from their graduate education and achieve their maximum potential. Visit this information session sponsored by the Rutgers School of Business–Camden. More information and register for the MBA information session.

Wednesday, March 22 -
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Multi-Purpose Room, Campus Center

This annual panel features Kirby Kim of the literary agency Janklow & Nesbit Associates, Whitney Peeling of the literary public relations agency Broadside, and Lee Boudreaux of publisher Hachette Book Group. The panelists will discuss the process of bringing a book into the world. Admission is free. Learn more

Wednesday, March 22 - 8:00 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater, Fine Arts Building

Civil rights activist, journalist, and political commentator Shaun King will give a free, public talk. King is senior justice writer for the New York Daily News, a regular political commentator for the Tom Joyner Morning Show and The Young Turks, and author of the book The Power of 100!: Kickstart Your Dreams, Build Momentum, and Discover Unlimited Possibility. Register to attend by Wednesday, March 22, 4 p.m. A limited number of tickets may also be available at the door before the event begins.

Thursday, March 23 -
12:30 pm to 1:15 pm
West AB Conference Room, Campus Center

A panel of professionals working in the field of criminal justice will discuss their careers. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Thursday, March 23 -
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West ABC Conference Room, Campus Center

All majors are invited to a speed networking event with a variety of employers. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Thursday, March 23 -
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Room E112, Law School Building (east)

Frances Kamm, Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy and professor of philosophy at Harvard University, will deliver this lecture sponsored by the Institute for Law and Philosophy. Held at the law school's Newark location, the lecture by will be simulcast in Camden.

Thursday, March 23 -
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Room E403 (Faculty Lounge), Rutgers Law School , Camden

The New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Women in the Courts, the Rutgers Law School Women's Law Caucus, and the Minority Student Program present this discussion on women working in government legal positions. Panelists are: Fabiana Reeves, attorney-in-charge at the U.S. Attorney's Trenton Office; Arupa Barua, equal opportunity officer at the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission; Judith O'Boyle, chief attorney at the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights; Wanda Y.

Saturday, March 25 - 9:00 am
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Penn State Abington in a home game. Learn more.

Saturday, March 25 - 11:00 am
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Penn State Abington in a home game. Learn more.

Sunday, March 26 - 10:00 am
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Rowan University in a home game. Learn more.

Monday, March 27 -
12:20 pm to 1:00 pm
Executive Meeting Room, Campus Center

Learn how to network your way to a job or internship at a job fair. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Tuesday, March 28 -
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
The Neighborhood Center, 278 Kaighn Avenue, Camden

The State and Local Economic Development Policy graduate student conference is organized by doctoral students in the Public Affairs-Community Development Ph.D. Program at Rutgers University–Camden. This year's theme is Municipal Transformation and Economic Equality. Free and open to the public. Learn more and register to attend

Tuesday, March 28 -
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Multi-Purpose Room, Campus Center

Moderated by Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor of the Department of Public Policy and Administration, a panel of five leading experts, including Chancellor Phoebe A. Haddon, will discuss how universities engage in community development as a social justice mission to revitalize neighborhoods and communities. Hosted by the Community Leadership Center, as part of its Integrating Research, Policy, and Practice Lecture Series.

Tuesday, March 28 -
12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Admissions Building, 406 Penn Street

Meet one-on-one with an admissions counselor to discuss the application process during an individual appointment at our monthly Transfer Tuesday event, held the last Tuesday of every month. Fall 2017 can have an on-the-spot application review and learn if they have been accepted.

Tuesday, March 28 - 12:00 pm
Waterfront Technology Center, 200 Federal Street, Camden

The Rowan Universty/Rutgers University-Camden Board of Governors will hold an open public meeting.  View the agenda.

Tuesday, March 28 -
12:30 pm to 1:15 pm
South C Conference Room, Campus Center

Learn about internships, how to find one, and how to get credit for it. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Tuesday, March 28 - 3:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden campus

Join us to learn about the traditional four-year Bachelor of Science in nursing and how to apply as a transfer student. A short presentation will be made followed by a question-and-answer session. Register for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing information session.

Tuesday, March 28 - 3:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face John Jay College in a home game. Learn more.

Tuesday, March 28 -
4:15 pm to 6:00 pm
Multi-Purpose Room, Campus Center

This panel discussion will explore discrimination and intolerance in the Trump era. Panelists are: Patricia L. Adams, vice president - program manager and diversity lead, JP Morgan Chase and Co.; Oscar Holmes IV, assistant professor of management, Rutgers School of Business–Camden; and Ines Meier, adjunct professor of psychology, Rutgers–Camden College of Arts and Sciences. The panel moderator is Ma'isha L. Aziz, adjunct professor of business law at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden.

Tuesday, March 28 - 5:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face John Jay College in a home game. Learn more.

Wednesday, March 29 - 11:15 am
Room 110, Honors College Building, 319 Cooper Street

Stephen D. Bryen, an alumnus of the Rutgers University–Camden College of Arts and Sciences, will give a lecture on public policy and cyber security. Bryen has held roles such as the senior staff director of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the deputy undersecretary of defense for trade security policy. Hosted by Dean Kriste Lindenmeyer and the Department of Political Science. Contact Teresa Moffett to register to attend. 

Wednesday, March 29 - 12:15 pm
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring violist Adelya Shagidullina and pianist Katarzyna Marzec-Salwinski. Take a midday break and listen to live music performed by visiting professional artists. Free parking is available between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on concert days only. See more information about parking for the Mallery Concert Series.

Wednesday, March 29 -
12:20 pm to 1:00 pm
Executive Meeting Room, Campus Center

Learn about launching a career in the fields of government and law. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Thursday, March 30 -
11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Campus Center Lobby

Have your résumé critiqued by experts from the Career Center. Register for all seminars and special programs by signing up at the Career Center, emailing careercenter@camden.rutgers.edu (with your first and last name and student ID number), or by logging on to RaptorLink and selecting "Events" to view all workshops.

Thursday, March 30 - 2:00 pm
Campbell's Field, 401 North Delaware Ave.

The Scarlet Raptors face York College of Pennsylvania in a home game. Learn more.

Friday, March 31 -
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Campus Center

This one-day conference will bring together research on the diversity of practices, identities, and institutions of unfreedom—in the past and present, in the United States and beyond—and how the ghosts of those diverse unfreedoms continue to inhabit, animate, and haunt the present. The keynote speaker is historical and cultural sociologist Orlando Patterson, John Cowles Professor of Sociology at Harvard University.

Friday, March 31 -
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Paul Robeson Library

Join Rutgers University libraries as we celebrate the academic achievements of Rutgers–Camden faculty. Visit the Paul Robeson Library for breakfast and to view a digital display featuring our faculty's work. 

Friday, March 31 -
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Clark Commons, Rutgers Law School

Political and legal activism is increasingly carried out on social media and the internet, yet digital data can easily be lost or erased. This panel addresses the challenges of preserving and documenting this unfolding history. Admission is free. Learn more and register to attend

Friday, March 31 -
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Writers House, 305 Cooper Street

Academy Award nominee and Rutgers–Camden screenwriting professor Emud Mokhberi will discuss the adaptation of The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, journalist Jean-Dominique Bauby's memoir on life after suffering a paralyzing stroke, which he wrote by blinking of his left eye.