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Rutgers University–Camden is open and operating. The spring semester combines a majority of remotely delivered instruction with a limited number of face-to-face classes. In-person events are canceled until further notice. Use the My Campus Pass app before coming to campus and remember the three Ws: Watch Your Distance, Wash Your Hands, Wear Your Face Covering.

Latest COVID-19 Info

February 2021

Monday, February 1 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual Event

A monthly series of town hall meetings for faculty and staff will be held throughout the spring semester. Get log-in information (Rutgers NetID required). Submit a question.

Monday, February 1 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
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Learn how to make a great first impression by showcasing your accomplishments on your resume during this virtual event. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Tuesday, February 2 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Virtual Event

Students: Are you looking for ways to meet new people, explore a personal hobby, gain leadership experience, or just step out of your comfort zone and try something new? Join the Success Coaches, the Institute for Leadership and Action, and some of the most prominent student leaders on campus for a panel discussion on what it means to truly be involved at Rutgers–Camden. Learn about clubs and organizations that you can join, or how you can create your own. Learn more.

Tuesday, February 2 - 6:00 pm
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Join a conversation with Dr. Sonya Donaldson about her research on the Black National Anthem. This virtual discussion, "Singing the Nation into Being: The Many Lives of 'Lift Every Voice and Sing,'" will showcase her findings and the many renditions of this iconic song. Dr. Donaldson is an associate professor of English, director of the Lee Hagan Africana Studies Center, and coordinator of the African and African American Studies Program at New Jersey City University. Please register to attend this free event.

Wednesday, February 3 - 11:20 am to 12:20 pm
Virtual Event

Students: Are you looking for ways to meet new people, explore a personal hobby, gain leadership experience, or just step out of your comfort zone and try something new? Join the Success Coaches, the Institute for Leadership and Action, and some of the most prominent student leaders on campus for a panel discussion on what it means to truly be involved at Rutgers–Camden. Learn about clubs and organizations that you can join, or how you can create your own. Learn more.

Wednesday, February 3 - 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm
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Learn strategies for job hunting using Handshake during this virtual event. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Wednesday, February 3 - 6:00 pm
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The Paul Robeson Library hosts a basic introduction to the Rutgers libraries' resources on African American history. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Wednesday, February 3 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Thursday, February 4 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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Join a virtual meet-up with employers in government and criminal justice. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Monday, February 8 - 2:00 pm
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The Paul Robeson Library hosts a basic introduction to the Rutgers libraries' resources on African American history. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm

The Rowan University/Rutgers-Camden Board of Governors will host a public, virtual meeting. View the agenda and log-in information.

Tuesday, February 9 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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Join a virtual meet-up with employers in the marketing and communications industries. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Wednesday, February 10 - 11:30 am to 2:10 pm
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Gain insight into what you need to do before, during, and after your (virtual) interview. Learn how to respond to questions based on the S.T.A.R. method. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Wednesday, February 10 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Thursday, February 11 - 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
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Is stress getting the best of you? Join this virtual event for a discussion on healthy coping strategies, and then give Zumba a try with instructor Taryn. Prior Zumba experience is not necessary to participate. Take part in a portion of the session, or stay for the full duration. All students are welcome. Learn more.

Thursday, February 11 - 7:30 pm
Virtual Event

The Rutgers–Camden Theater Program presents "She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms," a play by Qui Nguyen. This comic adventure into an imaginary realm of demon queens and lords of the underworld will presented virtually, Feb. 11-13. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Learn more. Buy tickets.

Friday, February 12 - 7:30 pm
Virtual Event

The Rutgers–Camden Theater Program presents "She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms," a play by Qui Nguyen. This comic adventure into an imaginary realm of demon queens and lords of the underworld will presented virtually, Feb. 11-13. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Learn more. Buy tickets.

Saturday, February 13 - 5:30 pm
Virtual Event

The Rutgers–Camden Theater Program presents "She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms," a play by Qui Nguyen. This comic adventure into an imaginary realm of demon queens and lords of the underworld will presented virtually, Feb. 11-13. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Learn more. Buy tickets.

Monday, February 15 - 2:00 pm
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Learn about the life of the Rutgers alum and activist for whom the Paul Robeson Library is named. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Wednesday, February 17 - 11:20 am to 12:20 pm
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Learn how to create a resume for nursing and hear tips on employer preferences. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Wednesday, February 17 - 3:00 pm
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Graphic novelist and nonfiction writer Kristen Radtke presents a workshop about major storytelling techniques in comics: framing, perspective, pacing, and visual interruption. She’ll share examples that explore how these techniques work, and present a wide range of graphic narratives as models that writers and artists can use regardless of their drawing abilities or experience. This event is open to Rutgers students in the MFA, MA, English, and Fine Arts programs, as well as students at Camden Creative Arts High School.

Wednesday, February 17 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Wednesday, February 17 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
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The Rutgers–Camden MFA in creative writing program attracts some of the nation’s top visiting writers. Join us for a free series of readings by prizewinning authors of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. RSVP to attend.

The Writers in Camden series will also present a student workshop with Kristen Radtke earlier in the day, at 3 p.m. ET.

Thursday, February 18 - 12:45 pm to 2:15 pm
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This virtual event explores the neglected meanings of Black life and culture in Germany and throughout Europe, featuring Black German studies pioneer Tiffany N. Florvil, associate professor of 20th-century European Women’s and Gender History at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Florvil will discuss her most recent book, Mobilizing Black Germany: Afro-German Women and the Making of a Transnational Movement (2020, University of Illinois Press). It offers the first full-length study of the history of the Black German movement of the 1980s to the 2000s. Please register to attend.

Thursday, February 18 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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Join a virtual meet-up with employers in the computer science and technology industries. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Thursday, February 18 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Get to know Dr. Monica Adya, dean of the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, during a virtual conversation led by Cal Maradonna CCAS’74, GSBC’79. Dean Adya is a skilled administrator and a noted scholar in information systems, who brings to this role a multidisciplinary perspective of business education. Alumni will hear from Dean Adya about her priorities and vision for the School of Business–Camden, and attendees will be able to ask questions of the dean after the conversation. Learn more and register to attend.

Monday, February 22 - 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
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Learn about the life of the Rutgers alum and activist for whom the Paul Robeson Library is named. Learn more and register to attend this workshop.

Tuesday, February 23 - 12:45 pm to 2:00 pm
Virtual Event

Alumni of the Urban Studies and Community Development program will discuss what they are doing now, and how majoring in urban studies has impacted them personally and professionally. Hosted by the Center for Urban Research and Education at Rutgers–Camden.

Tuesday, February 23 - 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
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Do you have questions about your nursing resume, or other career-related questions? Drop in to get them answered during this virtual session. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Tuesday, February 23 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Nationally respected doctor and scholar Dr. George C. Hill, a graduate of Camden High School and of Rutgers University–Camden, will lead a discussion about how the history of scientific mistreatment of Black people by the medical community is impacting desires to receive the COVID-19 vaccinations. Camden Mayor Frank Moran will offer introductory comments at the start of the event. There is no charge for this event. Learn more. Advance registration is requested.

Wednesday, February 24 - 12:00 pm
Virtual Event

Enjoy a midday music break with this virtual edition of the Mallery Concert Series, which presents live music performed by visiting professional artists at Rutgers University–Camden. This week, watch a performance by Gabriel Schaff (violin) and Anna Keiserman (piano). Concerts debut at noon on YouTube.

Wednesday, February 24 - 6:00 pm
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Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Africana Studies program for a weekly discussion during Black History Month on trending conversations within Black culture. Some special guests will be co-hosting, and all are welcome to join. Bring your dinner and let's talk back! Learn more.  

Thursday, February 25 - 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Virtual Event

Learn some of the basics of researching genealogy with digital and archival resources, and how you can integrate genealogical research into many facets of your college historical research and writing, in addition to getting some starting points for finding the many personal histories of your family. Julie Still (reference librarian/collection development coordinator, Paul Robeson Library) joins the first event in this virtual event series. Join this event on Zoom.

Thursday, February 25 - 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm
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Learn how to make a great first impression by showcasing your accomplishments on your resume during this virtual event. Learn more and register to attend.

Hosted by the Rutgers–Camden Career Center.

Friday, February 26 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Learn the differences between a resume and a CV and get help updating or creating your own. This virtual event will begin with a lecture-style, interactive workshop (noon to 12:30 p.m.). The second portion will offer participants the opportunity to receive quick, 5-10 minute resume/CV reviews and/or ask questions that are specific to individual needs (12:30-1 p.m.). Participants may also update a resume/CV during the presentation, and then email it to Ashley Forsythe for review (documents will be returned within a few business days).

Saturday, February 27 - 10:00 am
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Learn about the admission process, meet with faculty and students, and hear about programs in the Visual, Media, and Performing Arts department. Please register to attend.

Saturday, February 27 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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As an artistic practice, poetry is a powerful form of personal expression as well as a method for revealing the silenced voices, hidden histories, and forgotten narratives that shape our lives. Participants in this workshop will explore poems and techniques to help incorporate cultural artifacts in their writing. They will also create poems using ekphrastic, erasure, free-writing, and more. Writers will leave the workshop with an expanded toolbox of craft techniques and several pages of new writing.