March 2018

Thursday, March 1 -
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. More information about Transfer Instant Decision Day.

Thursday, March 1 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Campus Center, Scarlet Lounge

Our campus community will begin a series of Women's History Month events with a ceremony honoring Rutgers University–Camden faculty and staff and celebrating mentorship. Be sure to use the hashtag #HerStoryIsNow when you share Rutgers–Camden Women's History Month events on social media! Sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement, the Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance, the Women's and Gender Studies Program, and the Division of Student Affairs. 

Saturday, March 3 -
8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Campus Center

Rutgers University–Camden is proud to host the regional New Jersey History Day contest for students in grades 6-12 in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Mercer, and Salem counties. For more than 25 years, the National History Day program has promoted systemic educational reform related to the teaching and learning of history in America's schools. Learn more about New Jersey History Day at Rutgers–Camden. 

Saturday, March 3 - 12:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

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

Monday, March 5 -
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).

Monday, March 5 - 11:30 am
Campus Center

Congressman Donald Norcross hosts a conversation with New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy during Women's History Month. Please RSVP to attend by calling 856-427-7000 or via Facebook

Tuesday, March 6 - 12:45 pm
Armitage Hall, Third Floor Faculty Lounge

Meghan Gillen, associate professor of psychology at Penn State Abington, will give a talk hosted by the Rutgers University–Camden Health Sciences Department in honor of Women's History Month. Gillen's research focuses on body image and adolescent and emerging adult development.

Wednesday, March 7 - 11:20 am
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring pianist Clipper Erickson and cellist Talia Schiff. 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, March 8 -
9:00 am to 10:00 am
(online)

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).

Thursday, March 8 -
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.

Thursday, March 8 -
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Clark Commons, Law School Building

The Rutgers Law School Association for Public Interest Law (APIL) hosts its 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 a luau theme, with great items to bid on such as tickets to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, a beachfront photography session with a professional surf and wedding photographer, a two-night stay in Harvey Cedars, N.J., yoga lessons, an escape room outing with dinner, wine tastings, artisanal quilts,

Saturday, March 10 -
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Rutgers EcoComplex, 1200 Florence-Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ

This one-day workshop provides an in-depth examination of current topics and issues relevant to integrating preservation into community planning and zoning. Presented by the continuing education program in historic preservation from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities at Rutgers University–Camden. Learn more and register to attend

Saturday, March 10 - 12:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

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

Sunday, March 11 - 12:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

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

Thursday, March 15 -
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
(online)

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).

Thursday, March 15 -
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Stedman Gallery, Fine Arts Building

Experience Space Invaders in the Stedman Gallery during the Camden Third Thursday Art Crawl

Saturday, March 17 - 8:00 pm
Fine Arts Building, Walter K. Gordon Theater

Symphony in C teams up with the Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia and a quartet of talented soloists for Beethoven's immortal Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125.

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

Sunday, March 18 - 12:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

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

Monday, March 19 - 11:20 am
Various Campus Locations

Victims of sexual violence often hear the question, "What were you wearing?" This survivor art exhibit, first created at the University of Kentucky and inspired by the poem "What I Was Wearing" by Mary Simmerling, powerfully answers this question and reminds viewers that sexual violence has nothing to do with how we dress. The exhibit runs March 19-30

Exhibit locations:

Monday, March 19 -
11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Fine Arts Building, Digital Studies Lab

Renowned artists Skype in from other parts of the globe to share their work and answer questions from the audience. Nina Katchadourian is an interdisciplinary artist whose work includes video, performance, sound, sculpture, photography, and public projects. Learn more

Monday, March 19 - 4:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

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

Tuesday, March 20 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Writers House, Room 202

Sip on free coffee and tea while MFA candidates Sean Kauffman and Juliana Roth share work from their theses. 

Wednesday, March 21 -
11:15 am to 12:30 pm
Science Lecture Hall, Science Building

Jimit Patel, a data software engineer at Comcast, will discuss his career. Pizza will be provided. 

Wednesday, March 21 - 11:20 am
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring Rita Mitsel, oboe, and Anastasia Seifetdinova, 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, March 21 - 5:30 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.

Thursday, March 22 - 12:30 pm
Armitage Hall, Faculty Lounge, Third Floor

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.

Thursday, March 22 - 12:45 pm
Business and Science Buildng, room 117

"Brand You:  Effective Networking with LinkedIn" will provide students with an overview of how LinkedIn and other tools can strengthen successful career-building networks.  Sponsored by the Rutgers-Camden Marketing Association.

Thursday, March 22 - 5:00 pm
Campus Center, 326 Penn 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.

Friday, March 23 -
11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Armitage Hall, Room 121

Andreas Eberle, a professor at the University of Bonn in Germany, will give a guest talk titled "Couplings, metrics and contraction rates for Langevin diffusions." Learn more and read the abstract

Friday, March 23 - 12:00 pm
Florio Center for Public Service, 200 Federal Street, Camden

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

Monday, March 26 -
10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Raritan Valley Community College

Raritan Valley 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 Raritan Valley Community College. Individual appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. To register, email Judith Grausso, academic program manager.

Monday, March 26 -
11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Fine Arts Building, Black Box Theater

What do you get when top classical musicians play searing performances of some of the most beloved rock anthems of all time? Chills. Volume Quartet's blistering arrangements of rock fan favorites bring to life the beauty and raw power of these classic songs. With The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Metallica, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and more—Volume Quartet leaves you breathless. Admission is free and open to the public. 

Monday, March 26 -
11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Fine Arts Building, Digital Studies Lab

Renowned artists Skype in from other parts of the globe to share their work and answer questions from the audience. Carlos Castellanos is an interdisciplinary artist and researcher with a wide array of interests such as cybernetics, ecology, embodiment, phenomenology, artificial intelligence, and art-science collaboration. Learn more

Monday, March 26 - 6:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

In honor of Women's History Month, come watch this box office hit, enjoy refreshments, and discuss the film with Sarah Bear, a training and outreach coordinator at the NJ Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Be sure to use the hashtag #HerStoryIsNow when you share Rutgers–Camden Women's History Month events on social media. Sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement, the Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance, the Women's and Gender Studies Program, and the Division of Student Affairs. 

Tuesday, March 27 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Fine Arts Building, Room 110

Nationally and internationally acclaimed visual artists present lectures about their work and professional practices. Visiting artists have a chance to meet with students and the community to continue the dialogue about perspectives on contemporary art. The spring 2018 theme is "Represent." Learn more

Tuesday, March 27 -
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Campus Center, West ABC Conference Room

This panel discussion will focus on careers for women in the investment and management industry, featuring female professionals who will talk about their experiences in this exciting field and debunk common myths. Panel guests will include employees from Aberdeen Standard, FIS Group Investments, FS Investments, and Vanguard. Open to all students. Please register to attend

Tuesday, March 27 - 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.

Tuesday, March 27 - 7:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Dealing with rejection can be difficult. It can be an emotionally and physically unpleasant feeling and we don't always respond to it well. Guest speaker Jean Semelfort, an associate counselor at the Counseling and Wellness Center, will share how men can address rejection in a healthy way during this special Women's History Month event.

Wednesday, March 28 -
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.

Wednesday, March 28 -
9:30 am to 1:00 pm
Campus Center, Executive Meeting Room (lower level), 326 Penn Street

This open house is designed for students interested in earning a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from current students in the program, meet faculty and staff from the School of Social Work, and tour the campus. Check-in will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the session will begin at 10 a.m. Register to attend

Wednesday, March 28 -
11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Business and Science Building, Room 106

James McCarthy, former managing director, global co-head of liquidity solutions at Goldman Sachs, will discuss his career and the steps to success at a top-tier Wall Street firm. Presented by the Rutgers Road to Wall Street club.

Wednesday, March 28 - 11:20 am
Mallery Music Room, Fine Arts Building, second floor

Featuring pianist Michael Adcock. 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, March 28 -
11:30 am to 2:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Have fun and learn about good health during the annual campus health fair, featuring representatives from local health-focused organizations, plus free chair massages, fruit smoothies, and giveaways. One lucky student will win an iPhone! 

Wednesday, March 28 -
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Writers House, 305 Cooper Street

Author and Spanish translator Curtis Bauer presents a translation master class and reading. All are welcome. Learn more

Wednesday, March 28 - 7:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Hear stories from local leaders, learn about your own leadership style, and formulate strategies for embarking on leadership roles within politics to make a difference within your community. All are welcome, regardless of experience with politics.

Thursday, March 29 -
12:00 pm to 1:45 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Celebrate the Pop Art movement of the 1960s by creating your own pop art, playing games, and more. Lunch will be catered by Chik-fil-A. Sponsored by the Art Students League. 

Thursday, March 29 - 12:45 pm
Paul Robeson Library, 401 Penn Classroom

As we move toward the conclusion of our 2017-2018 academic year, Rutgers University–Camden is on an upward trajectory with strong momentum. Our students, faculty, staff, and alumni are posting impressive achievements at every turn, and our reputation as a world-class research university that supports the determination and ambition of every member of our community with optimism and a wide range of opportunities is growing. We learn more about ourselves when we gather to share ideas and thoughts. To that end, Chancellor Phoebe Haddon invites the campus communi

Thursday, March 29 - 4:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face Neumann University in a home game. Learn more. Watch live.

Thursday, March 29 -
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Campus Center, Student Works Gallery

Celebrate the opening of "NERVE: Artists Who Dare to Be Women," an exhibition including work by alumna Laura Cain (CCAS'16) and curated by student intern Tiana McMillan. The show features artists who reclaim the female figure after centuries of objectification by male artists. Learn more about the Student Works Gallery

Thursday, March 29 - 6:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

This RED Talk—Raptors Engaging in Discussion—focuses on remarkable women in honor of Women's History Month. Come for discussion, dinner, and dessert and be sure to use the hashtag #HerStoryIsNow when you share Rutgers–Camden Women's History Month events on social media. Sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement, the Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance, the Women's and Gender Studies Program, and the Division of Student Affairs. 

Thursday, March 29 -
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Law School Building, Room E403

In honor and celebration of Women's History Month, join Rutgers Law School alumnae, students, faculty, and staff for a roundtable discussion on mentoring, sponsoring, and advancing women in the legal profession. Refreshments will be provided. Admission is free. Please register to attend

Co-sponsored by the Women's Law Caucus, the Student Bar Association, the Minority Student Program, and the Center for Career Development. 

Friday, March 30 -
9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

This one-day symposium will unite experts in dialogue and conversation around the current state of affairs in Puerto Rico and the future challenges and opportunities in rebuilding the island following the devastation of Hurricane Maria in September 2017. Featuring keynote speaker The Hon. Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto, mayor of San Juan. Presented by the Rutgers–Camden Community Leadership CenterLearn more.

Saturday, March 31 - 11:30 am
Campbell's Field, 401 North Delaware Ave.

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

Saturday, March 31 - 12:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

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

Saturday, March 31 - 1:00 pm
Rutgers–Camden Community Park, Second and Pearl Streets

The Scarlet Raptors face New Jersey City University in a home game. Learn more. Watch live