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2013/11/26: Rowan's Dr. Tom Gallia leaves campus after 51 years

When he was an undergraduate at then-Glassboro State College back in the early 1960s, when he was looking for a quiet place to which to escape, to read or just to think, Tom Gallia would climb a ginkgo tree on the Bunce Green and perch on a branch, far from his classmates.

2013/11/05: Re-accreditation assessment team for Rowan Public Safety invites public comments

A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), will arrive on Rowan University's campus on Sunday, Nov. 17,  to examine all aspects of the University's Public Safety policy and procedures, management, operations and support services, Senior Director Reed Layton has announced.    

2013/10/18: President's Lecture Series: National Book Award winner Katherine Boo to discuss 'Behind the Beautiful Forevers' on Oct. 21

Katherine Boo will share the story behind her award-winning book, Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity, during a talk on Monday, Oct. 21, at 11 a.m. in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center at Rowan University.

2013/10/14: Welcome to the Enterprise Center: New Rowan Boulevard academic building serves as home to College of Graduate & Continuing Education

The College of Graduate and Continuing Education has a new home on Rowan Boulevard.

2013/09/20: Pride, vision, opportunity

Ali A. Houshmand becomes seventh president of Rowan University.

2013/09/16: Inauguration 2013

Ceremony to mark inauguration of Ali A. Houshmand as Rowan’s seventh president.

2013/08/16: Cooper Medical School of Rowan University welcomes new med students

This week, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University welcomed back its Charter Class along with group of new first year medical students in the Class of 2017.  

2013/07/03: CMSRU student receives prestigious national award

Imoh Ikpot, a medical student at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, recently received a national award from Conquer Cancer Foundation and American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) to further his interest in oncology research.  

2013/05/07: Route 322 closure and detour on May 17 for Rowan University commencement ceremonies

Route 322, from Bowe Boulevard to Main Street in Glassboro, will close from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, May 17, for Rowan University's undergraduate Commencement ceremony. 

2013/04/24: Giving 'Back to the Boro'

Nearly 900 students join together to help Glassboro neighbors.

2013/04/19: Brand ambition / Rowan University is ready to move into the big leagues

  Peter KeyReporter- Philadelphia Business Journal Rowan University wants to be a 21st century research university.

2013/04/18: New Jersey Senate president to speak at Rowan commencement

New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney will be the keynote speaker at Rowan University\'s 88th undergraduate commencement ceremony on Friday, May 17, at 10 a.m. on the Glassboro campus\' University Green

2013/01/30: Rowan increases push to become major academic, economic force; names Dr. Kenneth Blank new VP for Health Sciences

Rowan University President Dr. Ali Houshmand has announced the appointment of Dr. Kenneth Blank as Rowan's first vice president for health sciences. Blank, an esteemed molecular pathologist and cancer researcher with more than 30 years of experience in research program development, technology commercialization and regional economic development, comes to Rowan from Temple University in Philadelphia, where he served as senior vice provost for research and graduate education.

2013/01/28: Applications now being accepted for CMSRU's summer enrichment program

Attention Health Sciences undergrads! Gain valuable skills, knowledge and experience this summer at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University's Premedical Urban Leadership Summer Enrichment (PULSE) Program, a six-week academic enrichment for college undergraduates interested in careers in the health and science field. There is no cost for the program. Acceptance will be based on academic standing, professor recommendations and community commitment.