Education

November 12, 2018

CAMDEN, NJ— The Department of Childhood Studies at Rutgers University—Camden now has a new home. The department that offered the first Ph.D. childhood studies program in the county will now reside in the historic Artis Building, located at 329 Cooper St. The 13,000-square-foot building ...

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CAMDEN, NJ— The mood in Farnham Park Wednesday morning was as jubilant as the sun that spelled relief from two days of torrential downpours. A group of Camden community leaders who had campaigned for an elected school board to return to Camden gathered in the park to thank those who voted No to ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Researchers at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine will now be able to explore treatments in cancers, autoimmune diseases and oral health issues in new labs that were today unveiled.  The labs were built with a $16 million grant from the New Jersey Higher Education Bond Fund and took ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University has extended its association with a private agency assisting undocumented students covered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, and will accept those students on the New Brunswick campus In an announcement today, the university ...

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CAMDEN, NJ— The Camden City School District is looking to unload a $500,000 burden from its annual budget. The school district currently has 12 vacant buildings “without a clear plan for long-term occupancy,” and will be going out to bid to sell the properties, Acting CCSD Superintendent Katrina ...

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CAMDEN, NJ—The New Jersey Department of Education had to reschedule a meeting with the Camden community about charter schools that was supposed to take place at the Riletta T. Library on Monday. However, when some residents still showed up unaware of the scheduling change, what took place was a ...

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CAMDEN, NJ— The energy was high in the Mastery Charter Cramer Hill Upper School, where members of the Philadelphia 76ers Dunk Squad were dancing, flipping and spinning around as music blared from DJ Ghost’s speakers. A group of students sat and cheered as the stage was set for a special, very tall ...

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BLACKWOOD, NJ— Camden County College (CCC) has expanded its partnership with Fairleigh Dickinson University to offer two new degree completion program for students. Starting in fall 2019, students can earn a bachelor’s of arts degree in Individualized Studies in Homeland Security at the Camden ...

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CAMDEN, NJ—Students interested in pursuing a career in forensic science will soon be able to enroll in a new master’s program at Rutgers University‒Camden. Beginning in the fall of 2019, Rutgers—Camden will offer a master’s in forensic science program, the first institution of higher education ...

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CAMDEN,  NJ— A new network led by the City of Camden’s educational institutions hopes to increase the number Camden residents who have earned post-secondary education credentials by 50 percent by 2023. On Saturday, Rowan University, Rutgers University—Camden, Camden County College, the Camden ...

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