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Rutgers Rowan merger

(A Cherry Hill elementary school was serving as a poll location.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Christie Seems To Connect With S. Jersey Voters on Personality If Not Policy

The latest three polls showed Christie leading Buono by 20, 28, and 36 percentage points.

11/05/2013

(Surrounded by education and political leaders, Gov. Christie prepares to sign New Jersey's recently enacted Higher Education Reform Law.  Credit: David Madden)

NJ Gov. Christie Signs Scaled-Back Higher Ed Overhaul Law

Some call it controversial, but both political leaders and many educators are calling it necessary.

08/22/2012

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Rutgers-Camden Holds What Could Be Its Final Commencement

As a decision to merge Rutgers University’s Camden campus into Rowan University is moving forward, nearly 1,700 students from Rutgers-Camden were receiving their diplomas on Thursday.

05/17/2012

(Dr. Ali Houshmand, interim president of Rowan University.  Credit: David Madden)

Rowan U. President Attempts To Smooth Rutgers-Camden Takeover Path

Dr. Ali Houshmand went to great lengths on Thursday to stress that any merger would take years to complete.

03/22/2012

(The Rowan University room where Monday's hearing took place.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

NJ Legislators Hear Pros, Cons of Proposed Rowan Takeover of Rutgers-Camden

The higher education committees of the New Jersey assembly and state senate got an earful on the highly charged proposal to have Rowan take over Rutgers University’s Camden campus.

03/19/2012

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

Rutgers-Camden Students, Faculty United In Opposition Of Rowan Merger

Students, faculty and members of the Camden community gathered in a lecture hall on the Rutgers campus Tuesday night to discuss the impact of the proposed merger of Rutgers-Camden and Rowan University.

03/14/2012