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TCNJ adding 'Campus Town,' with shops and more housing

As a small public college that targets top high school students, the College of New Jersey prides itself on high retention and graduation rates and regular recognition as a top economic value for families.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Glassboro, NJ, Monmouth County, NJ

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Drunk driver flees DWI stop in Glassboro, crashes car, say police

A man fleeing a DWI traffic stop late Friday night crashed his car during his attempted escape before being arrested, according to police officers.

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Related Topix: Glassboro, NJ

Sat Aug 30, 2014

NJ.com

'The best four years:' Rowan University students move in for school

GLASSBORO - A parade of four-door vehicles flowed through town and filled the parking lots of Rowan University on Saturday morning as thousands of freshmen arrived on campus.

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Related Topix: Glassboro, NJ, Mickleton, NJ, Sicklerville, NJ

Patch.com

$22,000 in Scholarships Awarded at Labor Day Ceremony

Twenty-two scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to students during the 120th annual Peter J. McGuire Labor Day Observance on Friday in Collingswood.

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Related Topix: Collingswood, NJ, Camden County, NJ, Gloucester County, NJ, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

SFGate

AJMC Series Finds Positive Spin-offs for Cancer Care From New Jersey's Higher Education Overhaul

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, Camden, NJ

Thu Aug 28, 2014

NJ.com

Millville Woman's Club honors students of the month

The Millville Woman's Club Students of the Month for April and May were Rondell Gould and Trenielle Grant.

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The Jersey Journal

Camden rally in support of Ferguson protesters: 'We need legislation'

CAMDEN - Chants of "No justice, no peace" and "Hands up, don't shoot," echoed outside city hall Thursday afternoon, as labor officials, students and other residents rallied in support protesters in Ferguson, Missouri .

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Patch.com

Parsippany Natives Named Special Officers for Hometown Police Department

Marcus Dalakian and Paul Christal are Parsippany to the core, and they're now fully entrenched in their hometown community.

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Related Topix: Parsippany, NJ

Wed Aug 27, 2014

GlobeSt.com

Jersey City Planning Board Approves 21-story McGinley Square Tower

Keynote speaker just added for RealShare NEW JERSEY on September 11 at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick.

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Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, Glassboro, NJ

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Deseret News

Susan Tompor: Cosigning a student loan risky for parents

Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J., walks at the Rutgers-Camden campus in Camden, N.J., Thursday, May 3, 2012, as he visits to discuss federal low-interest loan rate legislation and take questions on the proposed merger with Rowan University.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers University

The Jersey Journal

Rowan University researcher to study effects of Hurricane Sandy on senior citizens

GLASSBORO - Projects led by a Rowan University researcher have received more than $3 million in grants to study the long-term effects of Hurricane Sandy on New Jersey residents.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Glassboro, NJ, Natural Disasters, Medicine, Osteopathy

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Jersey Journal

On depression, S.J. doctors say condition 'not within the person's control'

Flowers and photographs are displayed Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in San Francisco, of a makeshift memorial for actor Robin Williams outside a home which was used in the filming of the movie "Mrs. Doubtfire."

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Suicide, Medicine, Osteopathy

Philly.com

Freshman math: Two plus one equals dorm-room squeeze

Susan McHugh-Ringiewicz walked into the dorm room and sized it up: Three beds. Three desks.

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Related Topix: University of Delaware, World News, United Kingdom, Towson, MD, Goucher College

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Rowan University grad shares Peace Corps experience in Guinea, West Africa

Kelly Barb, of Mantua, is shown in this picture during her time with the Peace Corps in Guinea, West Africa.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Jersey Journal

NJ, local police start Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign

Aside from backyard barbecues and festivities, Labor Day Weekend typically brings tragedy as well, in the form of fatal accidents caused by drunk drivers.

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Related Topix: Prison, Gloucester County, NJ

UnionvilleTimes.com

Chesco's Usher to have Philly gallery show, Sept. 6

A solo show by internationally-exhibited artist Donna Usher of Chester County will open at the LGTripp Gallery in the Old City section of Philadelphia beginning September 6. Usher's show has already garnered an outstanding review by Dr. Burt Wasserman, professor emeritus of Art at Rowan University and a serious artist of long standing, according to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Jersey Journal

South Jersey students graduate, receive scholarships and honors

Lauren Ashley Wood graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rider University in Lawrenceville on May 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Rider University, Woodstown, NJ, Arcadia University, Vineland, NJ, United States Naval Academy

Wed Aug 13, 2014

American Academy of Family Physicians

Students, Residents Elect New Leaders

The AAFP's 2014 National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students set attendance records, with 3,886 people attending the Aug. 7-9 event, including 1,211 medical students and 1,092 family medicine residents.

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Related Topix: Franklin Square (Baltimore, MD), Baltimore, MD, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, University of Kansas Medical Center

Philly.com

Rowan-Rutgers venture's first budget stresses construction

A Camden-based joint venture between Rowan University and Rutgers-Camden will hire a project manager and spend most of its $10 million budget this year on developing a "health sciences" building in the city.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University

Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Rowan campus police train with Gloucester County SWAT team in active shooter simulations

We train the way we do with speed and moving aggressively because in a live shooter scenario, someone is hurt or injured every 28 seconds.

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Related Topix: Gloucester County, NJ, Glassboro, NJ, Clayton, NJ

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