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  1. Rowan University's Writing Arts Program offers $35,000 in scholarships to incoming freshmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    GLASSBORO - Incoming freshman writers Rowan University now have an opportunity to achieve a new scholarship to go toward the writing arts program, officials said. For students who are passionate about writing, there are $35,000 in scholarships to be awarded to incoming freshman accepted into the Rowan Writing Arts program.

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  2. 6 N.J. bills that would significantly benefit veterans' lives statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Jersey Journal

    ... the military killed during military service to the New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers University, Rowan University, or a county college, according to the legislation. The legislation, introduced in January and signed into law by Gov. Chris ...

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  3. On Native GroundTURNING Waste Into Energy in VermontRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2010 | American Reporter

    A remarkable new energy source from fractional hydrogen will allow a gallon of ordinary water to become the energy equivalent of 200 barrels of oil, a team of physicists working near the onetime New Jersey laboratories of Thomas Edison and Albert Einstein is saying. "With further optimization," Dr. K.V. Ramanujachary of Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J., says, "there is no doubt that this technology will present an economically viable and environmentally benign alternate to meet global energy needs.

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  4. NJ lawmakers agree Rutgers has too many trusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    ... had been strained after trustees balked at a now-abandoned proposal to merge Rutgers-Camden with Rowan University in Glassboro. State Senate President Steve Sweeney last year called the Board of Trustees antiquated and unnecessary. The trustees ...

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  5. Legislature OKs changes for 2 Rutgers boardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Item

    ... rustees, who successfully blocked a plan he supported that would have merged the Rutgers Camden campus with Rowan University.

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  6. Rowan University gets $15M for engineering schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Item

    The namesake of Rowan University has given the southern New Jersey university another $15 million to support its engineering school. The gift from Henry Rowan's family foundation is the second-largest ever to the state university in Glassboro.

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  7. Rowan gets $15 million for engineering schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Philly.com

    The Henry M. Rowan Family Foundation will donate $15 million to the engineering school at Rowan University, the second-largest gift in the Glassboro school's history, the school announced Wednesday. The money will create a permanent endowment for the engineering school, which will be renamed the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering.

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  8. Why Is Columbia Silent On Student Suicide?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Psychology Today

    ... . Joshua's death deserved more respect. Rachel Pruchno, Ph.D. is Endowed Chair and Professor of Medicine at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine. Her memoir Surrounded by Madnessis available at online bookstores.

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  9. Henry M. Rowan Family Foundation Commits $15M to Rowan UniversityRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Newswise

    The Henry M. Rowan Family Foundation has committed $15 million to Rowan University's College of Engineering , which will be named the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering, Rowan President Dr. Ali Houshmand announced today. The gift, which will establish a permanent endowment exclusively for the College of Engineering, marks the second largest contribution in the University's history.

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  10. Chris Regina Named Syfy & Chiller's SVP, Program StrategyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... scheduling and acquisitions as well as off-air marketing and promotion. Regina graduated in 1995 from Rowan University with a B.A. in Communications/Radio, Television & Film. Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year ...

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  11. Rowan University announces $15 million donation from Henry Rowan, renames college of engineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Gloucester County Times

    GLASSBORO - Rowan University President Ali Houshmand announced Wednesday morning that the Rowan family had donated another $15 million, this time to the university's college of engineering. The contribution is the second largest in Rowan's history, surpassed only by Henry M. Rowan's original $100 million contribution in 1992 to what was then Glassboro State College.

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  12. College of Engineering receives $15 million donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Whit

    ... Family Foundation, said in a statement. "This endowment will provide critical resources to ensure that Rowan University meets the increasing demands of students and their employers and that it prepares competitive students who will lead in their ...

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  13. Rowan gets $15M for engineering schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2013 | Philly.com

    Henry M. Rowan will donate $15 million to the engineering school at his namesake university, the second largest gift in Rowan University's history, the school announced Wednesday. The money will create a permanent endowment for the engineering school, which will be renamed the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering.

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  14. Rowan receives National Endowment for the Arts award for gallery exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NJ.com

    Rowan University Art Gallery is one of three New Jersey organizations to receive a prestigious "Challenge America" grant, the first National Endowment for the Arts award presented to the university. NEA Chair Jane Chu announced that Rowan University Art Gallery is one of 163 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive a grant.

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  15. The December dilemma: Why there's more Christmas in Chanukah than ever beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Jersey Journal

    ... has taken on much more importance to American Jews," agrees Dianne Ashton, professor of religion studies at Rowan University and author of "Hanukkah in America: A History" (New York University Press, 2013). Chanukah became "a way to keep their kids ...

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  16. Rowan breaks ground on new business schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Business Journal

    Rowan University held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new business college Friday. The four-story, 96,500-square-foot facility is meant to accommodate rapid growth - notably to double enrollment to 2,000 business students, the university said.

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  17. Author: Hanukka linked to American idealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | New Jersey Jewish News

    "People sometimes think Hanukka is important because it's the Jewish version of Christmas," said Dianne Ashton, a professor of religion and American studies at Rowan University in Glassboro. In reality, "Hanukka became deeply linked to American ideals and a celebration of liberty," said Ashton.

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  18. Mann Packing names sales manager for EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Packer

    ... rketing, category management and sales planning." Bowman earned holds a business administration degree from Rowan University, Glassboro, N.J., and a master's of business administration in international economics from Drexel University, Philadelphia.

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  19. Assembly committee endorses reducing seats on Rutgers Board of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | NJ.com

    ... The tension came after push-back from trustees on the now-abandoned proposal to merge Rutgers-Camden with Rowan University in Glassboro. State Senate President Steve Sweeney last year called the Board of Trustees unnecessary and proposed eliminating ...

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  20. Inspira, RowanSOM partner to provide quality behavioral health care in South Jersey areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Medical News

    Inspira Health Network is pleased to announce a new partnership with Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine for its behavioral health programs in Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties. The partnership blends the nationally-recognized expertise of RowanSOM's physicians with Inspira's comprehensive programs to provide patients in the South Jersey area with quality behavioral health care.

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