Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1 -
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Webinar

Join us for an online information session about our graduate business programs. You'll hear from faculty, alumni, and our admissions team, who will explore our various offerings and help you find the right fit for your career. Register to attend

Thursday, May 2 -
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Seniors in the Department of Childhood Studies will present their research posters. Light lunch will be served. 

Friday, May 3 -
8:30 am to 2:00 pm
Writers House, 305 Cooper Street

This one-day conference for high school students will include a morning of educational sessions, lunch, and an afternoon of student presentations. Admission is free. Learn more and register to attend

Friday, May 3 -
12:15 pm to 1:30 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.

Saturday, May 4 -
10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Campus Center

Turn your interest in the sciences into an in-depth look at Rutgers–Camden. On Biology Day, prospective and admitted students can learn about more about the field of biology and meet with faculty and current students in the program during this special open house. Learn more about Biology Day. Register to attend

Saturday, May 4 - 8:00 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

Symphony in C's fourth season under Maestro Stilian Kirov concludes with the winning entry in the annual Young Composers Competition; pianist Adam Golka makes his debut with Symphony in C in Edvard Grieg's Piano Concerto in A minor, Opus 16; and a performance of Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Opus 47. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit symphonyinc.org.

Sunday, May 5 - 2:00 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

The annual Rutgers–Camden music program's spring concert showcases all the student ensembles as well as featured soloists. Admission is free. 

Monday, May 6 -
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Writer's House

Join poets from Philadelphia and Camden for a poetry reading in celebration of Walt Whitman's bicentennial. Learn more

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

New fusion influence combines jazz, rock, and funk together with the classical sound of a big band ensemble.

Tuesday, May 14 -
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  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. More information about Transfer Instant Decision Day.

Tuesday, May 14 - 12:00 pm
Florio Center for Public Service, 200 Federal Street, Camden

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

Tuesday, May 14 -
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Nursing and Science Building, Room 420, 530 Federal Street

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.

Wednesday, May 15 -
12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Armitage Hall, Room 121

Guest lecturer Sommer Gentry, professor of mathematics, U.S. Naval Academy, will give the talk "Faster, Safer, Healthier with Operations Research." This special math seminar will honor Josephine Johansen, assistant teaching professor of mathematics, who is retiring after three decades with Rutgers University–Camden. Learn more

Wednesday, May 15 -
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Business and Science Building, room 420, 227 Penn Street, Camden, NJ

Join us for an in-person information session. You'll hear from faculty, alumni, and our admissions team, who will explore our various offerings and help you find the right fit for your career. Register to attend.

Saturday, May 18 - 4:05 pm
Citizens Bank Park, 1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia

Grab a Phillies ticket for $15 and join your fellow graduating Raptors at the Phillies vs. Rockies game. Transportation not provided. Tickets can be purchased at the IMPACT Booth; one ticket per student. Part of the Senior Sendoff.

Sunday, May 19 -
9:00 am to 9:00 pm
New York City

Join your classmates on a day trip to New York City. The bus leaves campus at 9 a.m. and departs NYC at 7 p.m. to return to campus. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the IMPACT Booth; one ticket per student. Part of the Senior Sendoff. 

Monday, May 20 - 10:00 am
Walter K. Gordon Theater

What do the world's fastest toilet paper shooter, quantum locking (also known as quantum levitation), and a T-Rex have in common? They are all featured in Superheroes of Science, the newest Dinoman! Science Series presentation. Of course, there is a multitude of science superheroes, but for this show, Einstein and other prominent scientists are featured. For grades K-12. Tickets: $10; $8 for Camden students and residents.

Monday, May 20 -
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Campus Center, Scarlet Lounge

Raise your glass to the Class of 2019! All graduating seniors are invited to attend this exclusive celebration. Chancellor Phoebe Haddon will be joined by members of the campus community to celebrate your accomplishments and welcome you into the worldwide network of Rutgers alumni. Attendees will receive a complimentary champagne flute and a Rutgers Alumni giveaway, while supplies last. Must be 21 to drink. Please register to attend

Thursday, May 23 -
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, May 23 -
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Stedman Gallery

Celebrate the 2019 senior thesis exhibition. The show highlights selected work by graduating seniors in animation, painting, sculpture, graphic design, and photography.

Wednesday, May 29 -
10:00 am to 4:00 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 and on-campus programs at Rutgers–Camden. Individual appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. To register, email Judith Grausso, academic program manager.

Wednesday, May 29 -
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Stedman Gallery

Join us for the opening reception of "Democratic Vistas: Whitman, Body and Soul," which features the work of eight artists addressing themes in Walt Whitman's poetry.