Regular check-ups and screenings are among the best ways to stay healthy and catch potential health problems before they become serious, but preventive care rates are lower than they should be among Hispanic women in Camden, according to Rutgers University–Camden researchers.
Jul 28, 2014
Garden State legal pioneer Mary Philbrook continues to be honored at Rutgers Law–Camden as an annual public interest award in her name will recognize the efforts of two pro bono advocates who promoted social justice and equality by representing the LGBT community.
Jul 24, 2014
Ten undergraduate students are gaining valuable hands-on research experience for the first time through the Computational Biology Summer Program at Rutgers University–Camden. The 10-week program introduces participants to an integrated approach to research that incorporates the biological sciences, mathematics, computer science, chemistry, and physics.
Jul 21, 2014
In a labor of loving dating back seven years, Aaron Hostetter, an assistant professor of English, has translated 66 percent of extant Old English poetry – and counting – on his web-based Anglo-Saxon Narrative Poetry Project.
Jul 21, 2014
Two nursing programs in southern New Jersey have come together to grow nursing higher education, research, and practice in the region.
Jul 20, 2014
In more than 20 years as an installation artist, she has learned to live in that “fluid space between sculpture, painting, and printmaking,” combining aspects of all three mediums into her work.
Jul 16, 2014
Through her extensive research, Joan Mazelis, an assistant professor of sociology at Rutgers University–Camden, has discovered further evidence of non-kin social ties among the poor with greater longevity than disposable ties. Focusing on the Kensington Welfare Rights Union in Philadelphia, she found that these bonds are based on a mutual understanding of support, often take on familial roles, and function according to set norms of reciprocity.
Jul 2, 2014