February 2019

Friday, February 1 - 11:20 am
Business and Science Building, Room 334

Aaron Smith, a professor at the University of Ottawa, will give a guest talk titled "Mixing and the Glass Transition." Learn more and read the abstract

Friday, February 1 -
12:15 pm to 1:45 pm
Armitage Hall, Faculty Lounge

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.

Friday, February 1 - 8:15 pm
Flyers Skate Zone – Pennsauken, 6725 River Road, Pennsauken Township

This game has been postponed and will be rescheduled soon. 

The Scarlet Raptors face Salisbury University in a home game.

Saturday, February 2 - 1:00 pm
Athletic and Fitness Center

The Scarlet Raptors face Rutgers University–Newark in a home game. Learn more. Live stats

Saturday, February 2 - 2:30 pm
Flyers Skate Zone – Pennsauken, 6725 River Road, Pennsauken Township

The Scarlet Raptors face Widener University in a home game.

Saturday, February 2 - 3:00 pm
Athletic and Fitness Center

The Scarlet Raptors face Rutgers University–Newark in a home game. Learn more. Live stats.

Monday, February 4 - 11:20 am
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, Rutgers–Camden students, alumni, and community members are invited to "Speak Up." Participants will share poetry, music, readings, or personal stories and reflections on racial justice in education. To get involved, contact Kate Cairns. Part of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration. 

Monday, February 4 -
11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Fine Arts Building, Room 109

Renowned artists Skype in from other parts of the globe to share their work and answer questions from the audience. Learn more

Monday, February 4 - 6:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Prentiss Dantzler, an assistant professor of sociology at Colorado College who earned a doctorate in public affairs from Rutgers–Camden, will deliver the talk "Reflections on 400 Years of African-Descended People in the New World." Part of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration. 

Tuesday, February 5 -
10:30 am to 3:00 pm
Welcome Center, 330 Cooper Street

Transfer applicants for fall 2019 can register for their instant decision appointment and learn if they have been accepted. You must complete an undergraduate application at least 72 hours before the instant decision appointment and submit the application fee. Learn more about Transfer Instant Decision Day.

Tuesday, February 5 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Science Building, main level, lecture hall

Lei Xie, associate professor of computer science at Hunter College, CUNY, will give a talk titled "Harnessing Data Science for Precision Drug Discovery." Sponsored by the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology.

Wednesday, February 6 - 6:00 pm
Athletic and Fitness Center

The Scarlet Raptors face Ramapo College in a home game. Learn more. Live stats.

Wednesday, February 6 - 8:00 pm
Athletic and Fitness Center

The Scarlet Raptors face Ramapo College in a home game. Learn more. Live stats.

Thursday, February 7 - 4:00 pm
Rutgers Law School

Neal Devins, the Sandra Day O'Connor professor of law and director of the Institute of Bill of Rights Law at William & Mary Law School, will present a talk titled "State Constitutionalism Under Trump." For more information, contact rfw@camden.rutgers.edu

Saturday, February 9 -
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Campus Center, Student Works Gallery

Celebrate the artists and artwork of this special exhibition featuring the curated works of statewide high school students. The exhibition runs Feb. 3-9. Learn more about the Student Works Gallery. 

Tuesday, February 12 - 12:00 pm
Florio Center for Public Service, 200 Federal Street, Camden

The Rowan University/Rutgers-Camden Board of Governors will hold a regularly scheduled public meeting.

Tuesday, February 12 - 12:45 pm
Campus Center, front steps

One Billion Rising is a global call to stand in solidarity with survivors of sexual and domestic violence. Join us for student performances and guest speakers. Sponsored by the Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance.

Tuesday, February 12 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Campus Center, main level, Multi-Purpose Room A

Mary Baiada, founder of Bayada Home Health Care, will share his experiences and career advice with Rutgers-Camden students during this candid lunch conversation sponsored by the Leadership Institute.

Wednesday, February 13 - 11:20 am
Mallery Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring Candace Chien, piano, and Nicholas Pappone, violin. Take a midday break and listen to live music performed by visiting professional artists. Free parking is available between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on concert days only. See more information about parking for the Mallery Concert Series.

Wednesday, February 13 - 11:30 am
Campus Center, Conference Room South ABC

Oscar Holmes IV, assistant professor of management, in collaboration with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, will host this discussion highlighting scholarship on diversity, equity, and inclusive subject matter. The panel, also featuring Marla Blunt-Carter, assistant professor of professional practice at the School of Social Work, and Eliezer Marcellus, assistant dean in the Office of Academic Advising, will consider the migration of African people engrafted into the American experience. Part of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration. 

Wednesday, February 13 - 4:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Joe Gangemi is a novelist and a film and television writer/producer. Among his films are Stonehearst Asylum, starring Kate Beckinsale, Michael Caine, and Ben Kingsley; Go With Me, starring Anthony Hopkins; and Wind Chill, starring Emily Blunt. He co-created and executive produced the Amazon Studios original comedy Red Oaks, starring Paul Reiser, Jennifer Grey, and Richard Kind, which ran for three seasons. Register to attend.

Wednesday, February 13 -
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Welcome Center, 330 Cooper Street

Ready to fast-track your nursing career? Our accelerated Bachelor of Science in nursing degree offers a 15-month fast-track program for students who already hold a bachelor’s degree in another field. Register for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing information session.

Wednesday, February 13 - 7:30 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's classic play A Raisin in the Sun, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play examines issues of race, class, and gentrification. Purchase tickets.

Thursday, February 14 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Nursing and Science Building, Auditorium 101

The Power to Heal is an hour-long documentary about Medicare and the civil rights movement. Special guests Barbara Berney, the film's producer, and David Barton Smith, the film's historian, will attend the screening. The film screening is free and open to the public. Part of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration. 

Thursday, February 14 - 3:00 pm
Welcome Center, 330 Cooper Street

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.

Thursday, February 14 - 5:30 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Mindy Thompson Fullilove, a clinical psychiatrist and professor of urban policy and health at the New School in New York, will deliver a lecture titled "Tipping Points: Neighborhood Restoration or Devastation." Her books include Root Shock: How Tearing up City Neighborhoods Hurts America and What We Can Do About It and Urban Alchemy: Restoring Joy in America's Sorted-Out Cities. Sponsored by the Department of Public Policy and Administration.

Thursday, February 14 - 7:30 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's classic play A Raisin in the Sun, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play examines issues of race, class, and gentrification. Purchase tickets.

Friday, February 15 - 10:00 am
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's classic play A Raisin in the Sun, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play examines issues of race, class, and gentrification. Tickets: Contact Brandon Borrelli.

Friday, February 15 - 7:30 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's classic play A Raisin in the Sun, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play examines issues of race, class, and gentrification. Purchase tickets.

Saturday, February 16 - 7:30 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's classic play A Raisin in the Sun, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play examines issues of race, class, and gentrification. Purchase tickets.

Sunday, February 17 - 2:00 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's classic play A Raisin in the Sun, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play examines issues of race, class, and gentrification. Purchase tickets.

Monday, February 18 -
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Campus Center

Join us at Discover Rutgers–Camden Day, where you can meet the campus community and learn about becoming a Scarlet Raptor. First-year and transfer students will hear about academic opportunities, student life, financial aid, admissions, and more. Learn more about Discover Rutgers–Camden Day.

Monday, February 18 - 11:20 am
Fine Arts Building, Black Box Studio

Guest violin duo Miolina (Mioi Takeda and Lynn Bechtold) will perform "Uni Sono, One Sound | Two Violins." Admission is free and open to the public. Learn more

Tuesday, February 19 -
9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Atlantic Cape Community College, Mays Landing

Atlantic Cape Community College students can receive an in-person decision for Rutgers–Camden programs. The application fee will be waived for applicants who apply to Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Atlantic Cape Community College and on-campus programs at Rutgers–Camden. Individual appointments are available between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. To register, email Jason Jankowski.

Wednesday, February 20 - 11:20 am
Mallery Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

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

Wednesday, February 20 - 11:20 am
Campus Center, Executive Meeting Room

This discussion will focus on internalized or covert discrimination and prejudicial experiences based on skin color within varying communities of color. Part of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration.

Wednesday, February 20 -
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Writers House, 305 Cooper Street

Are you your family's resident genealogist? Volunteer custodian of church records? Neighborhood historian? If you have an interest in maintaining and preserving history that doesn't often show up in official historical narratives, join us for this special community archives workshop. Participants will learn to use archivists' tools to approach their personal and community histories. Led by Whitney Lopez, project archivist for the Audience Embedded project at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, February 20 -
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Writers House, 305 Cooper Street

As part of the Letters Home project, the national nonprofit Warrior Writers is facilitating a series of free writing workshops for veterans in 2018-19. An experienced facilitator will guide participants through a series of generative writing prompts that engage veterans' experiences. All veterans are invited to sign up, whether or not they are affiliated with Rutgers. RSVP to attend.

Wednesday, February 20 - 6:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter will talk about her life and work. Part of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration.

Thursday, February 21 -
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Mercer County Community College, West Windsor

Mercer County Community College students can receive an in-person decision for Rutgers–Camden programs. The application fee will be waived for applicants who apply to Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Mercer County Community College and on-campus programs at Rutgers–Camden. Individual appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. To register, email Katherine Birkmayer, academic program manager.

Friday, February 22 -
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Rowan College at Gloucester County

Rowan College at Gloucester County students can receive an in-person admission decision for Rutgers–Camden programs. The application fee will be waived for applicants who apply to Rutgers–Camden. Individual appointments are available between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. To register, email John Ortiz. More information about Transfer Instant Decision Day.

Friday, February 22 - 11:20 am
Armitage Hall, room 121

Camillo De Lellis,  a noted scholar with the Institute for Advanced Study, will deliver a talk on "Non-local Navier-Stokes Equations." Learn more and view the abstract.

Monday, February 25 -
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Law School Building, room 204, 217 North Fifth Street

Rutgers Law School will offer a free expungement information session to help New Jersey residents understand the crimes that are eligible for expungement and how to clear those crimes from their records. Specific cases will not be discussed. For more information, contact Prof. Meredith Schalick.

Tuesday, February 26 -
8:00 am to 9:45 am
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2349 West Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill

Area business leaders will assess the southern New Jersey economy. Presented by the Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey and Flaster Greenberg. For more information, contact Michael Sepanic at msepanic@camden.rutgers.edu or 856-225-6026. 

Tuesday, February 26 -
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Camden County College, Blackwood Campus

Camden County College students can receive an in-person decision for Rutgers–Camden programs. The application fee will be waived for applicants who apply to Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Camden County College and on-campus programs at Rutgers–Camden. Individual appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Tuesday, February 26 - 12:45 pm
Fine Arts Building, Room 110

Nationally and internationally acclaimed visual artists present lectures about their work and perspectives on contemporary art. The spring 2019 theme is "Young and Active." Learn more

Wednesday, February 27 - 11:20 am
Mallery Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring Sandra Carlock, piano, and Guillaume Combet, violin. Take a midday break and listen to live music performed by visiting professional artists. Free parking is available between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on concert days only. See more information about parking for the Mallery Concert Series.

Thursday, February 28 -
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Brookdale Community College

Brookdale Community College students can receive an in-person decision for Rutgers–Camden programs. The application fee will be waived for applicants who apply to Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Brookdale Community College and on-campus programs at Rutgers–Camden. Individual appointments are available between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To register, email Joe Walsh, academic program manager.

Thursday, February 28 -
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Stedman Gallery

Local and regional teachers are invited to an interactive museum tour of the exhibition Camden: Past, Present, and Future and a hands-on workshop, as well as a brief talk by the curator. Learn about the artwork, discuss topics with colleagues, and schedule your class for the RCCA Museum Education Program. For more information, contact Miranda Powell at 856-225-6202 or miranda.powell@rutgers.edu.

Thursday, February 28 - 5:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

The closing program of the Rutgers–Camden Black History Month celebration will engage in entertaining historical facts about black culture.

Thursday, February 28 -
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Law School Building, room 204, 217 North Fifth Street

Rutgers Law School will offer a free expungement information session to help New Jersey residents understand the crimes that are eligible for expungement and how to clear those crimes from their records. Specific cases will not be discussed. For more information, contact Prof. Meredith Schalick.

Thursday, February 28 - 7:30 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Celebrate the conclusion of Black History Month with some of the greatest soul, funk, rock, and pop songs of the last 50 years. Learn more