May 2018

Tuesday, May 1 -
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. Individual appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. To register, email Katherine Birkmayer, academic program manager, or call 609-570-3419.

Tuesday, May 1 - 3:30 pm
Campbell's Field, 401 North Delaware Ave.

The Scarlet Raptors face Rowan University in the first round of New Jersey Athletic Conference playoffs. Admission is free for Rutgers–Camden students, faculty, and staff with Rutgers ID. Ticket information. See the playoff bracket

Tuesday, May 1 - 4:00 pm
Nursing and Science Building, 530 Federal Street, Room 327

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, May 1 - 7:30 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Enjoy an evening of BIG, layered music—backed by the power of a full band. 

Wednesday, May 2 -
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Armitage Hall, room 101

All faculty and staff who have been or will be submitting grants are strongly encouraged to attend the RAPSS Training.  The training will include the review, approval, submission, and tracking of all funding proposals. As of January 1, 2018, all submissions will be accommodated in RAPSS and the paper endorsement form will no longer be used. All grants will be submitted via RAPSS except for those certain agencies, such as the NSF, that maintain their own submission system.

Friday, May 4 - 7:30 pm
Black Box Theater

Students from the Rutgers–Camden musical theater program present an evening of their favorite tunes from both classic and contemporary Broadway musicals.

Saturday, May 5 -
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Historical Society of Princeton and Princeton Battlefield State Park, Princeton, NJ

"Landscapes of Conflict: Battlefield Preservation" will examine national, state, county, and municipal efforts at recognizing and preserving America’s fields of conflict. The day will include a morning of presentations from historians, archaeologists, and county planners and an afternoon battlefield tour. Part of the Continuing Education Program of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers University–Camden. Learn more and register to attend

Tuesday, May 8 -
9:00 am to 10:00 am
(Skype Business)

Phase II of the Research Administration and Proposal Submission System (RAPSS) includes an agreements and awards process that requires activities that involve the principal investigator and the departmental staff as well as Sponsored Research. These training sessions focus on RAPSS Agreements and RAPSS Awards (Awards/Modifications/Subawards). These sessions are a must if you receive funding or other types of agreements.

Tuesday, May 8 - 5:00 pm
Nursing and Science Building, Room 420, 530 Federal 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, May 10 - 5:30 pm
Rutgers Law School, Room E108

The Honorable J. Travis Laster, vice chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery, will give the talk "The Recalibrated Risk Profile of M&A Litigation: It's Not the 80s.

Tuesday, May 15 - 6:00 pm
Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway, Cherry Hill

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

Tuesday, May 15 - 6:00 pm
Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ

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.

Wednesday, May 16 - 10:00 am
BB&T Pavilion, One Harbor Boulevard, Camden

All bachelor’s and doctoral degrees from the School of Nursing will be conferred. More information about commencement 2018.

Wednesday, May 16 -
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, 3829 School House Road, Room 303B

Applicants with an associate’s degree or approximately two years of college can learn if they have been accepted to Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst: BA criminal justice or BA liberal studies. Individual appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. over the phone and via email. To register, email Christine Ulch or call 609-353-1273; DSN: 650-754-0502 (military use only).

Wednesday, May 16 -
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Stedman Gallery

Celebrate the conclusion of the 2018 senior thesis exhibition, Working Out Chaotic Things. The show exhibits the work of senior students who have progressed to the final stages of their academic programs. The work on display represents not only the culmination of the students' artistic education, but also the challenges and turmoil of art production that have delivered them to their current artistic level. 

Wednesday, May 16 - 2:00 pm
BB&T Pavilion, One Harbor Boulevard, Camden

All master’s and doctoral degrees from the The Graduate School will be conferred. More information about commencement 2018.

Wednesday, May 16 - 6:00 pm
BB&T Pavilion, One Harbor Boulevard, Camden

All bachelor’s degrees from the College of Arts and Sciences and all degrees from University College will be conferred. More information about commencement 2018.

Thursday, May 17 - 9:30 am
BB&T Pavilion, One Harbor Boulevard, Camden

All juris doctor degrees will be conferred. More information about commencement 2018.

Thursday, May 17 - 2:00 pm
BB&T Pavilion, One Harbor Boulevard, Camden

All bachelor’s and master’s degrees will be conferred. More information about commencement 2018.

Saturday, May 19 - 10:30 am
Kennett Square Library, 218 State Street, Kennett Square, PA

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

Saturday, May 19 - 10:30 am
Crowne Plaza Princeton, 900 Scudders Mill Road, Plainsboro

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, May 19 - 10:30 am
Kennett Square Library, 218 State Street, Kennett Square, PA

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.

Monday, May 21 -
8:00 am to 2:15 pm
Rutgers University–Camden

Building connections, support, and community: This annual event hosted in conjunction with PSE&G is a one-day summit for high school students in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, asexual, intersex, plus (LGBTQIA+) and same-gender-loving (SGL) communities. It is also an opportunity for students to meet Rutgers University–Camden faculty, staff, and current students. Register to attend

Tuesday, May 22 -
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
(Skype Business)

Phase II of the Research Administration and Proposal Submission System (RAPSS) includes an agreements and awards process that requires activities that involve the principal investigator and the departmental staff as well as Sponsored Research. These training sessions focus on RAPSS Agreements and RAPSS Awards (Awards/Modifications/Subawards). These sessions are a must if you receive funding or other types of agreements.

Thursday, May 24 -
9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Atlantic Cape Community College, Mays Landing

Atlantic Cape Community College students can meet with an admissions counselor and receive an in-person decision for Rutgers–Camden programs offered at Atlantic Cape Community College in Mays Landing. Individual appointments are available between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. To register, email Jason Jankowski, academic program manager, or call 609-837-2900 x. 2912.

Thursday, May 24 - 10:00 am
Walter K. Gordon Theater

ArtsPower's under-the-sea musical tells the story of Nugget, a minnow, and Fang, a shark, who get along swimmingly—until Nugget's first day of minnow school. There, Nugget learns that minnows are supposed to be afraid of sharks! To regain Nugget's trust, Fang takes desperate and hilarious measures. Can Fang save the day and prove he's a true friend? For audiences in grades pre/K-3. TICKETS: $8 each for Camden students and residents. All others: $10 each.

Thursday, May 31 - 10:00 am
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Stone Soup and Other Stories supports the literacy movement's emphasis on the joy of reading, and provides a starting point for ongoing enjoyment of folk tales in the classroom. Without a doubt, this familiar brew of favorites will delight very young audiences—from ages 4 to 94. Presented by Pushcart Players. Suitable for grades Pre/K-5. Tickets are $8 each for Camden students and residents. All others: $10 each. You must call to reserve space. Contact Miranda Powell at 856-225-6202 or miranda.powell@rutgers.edu.