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We R Rutgers-Camden: Ashley Nickels

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401 Cooper Street
Camden, NJ 08102

For Graduate Programs:
Ms. Sandra Cheesman
Phone: (856) 225-6860

For Urban Studies:
Ms. Karen McGrath
Phone: (856) 225-6337

Dept. Fax: (856) 225-6559

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3 Rutgers–Camden Graduate Students Design an Innovative Pilot Project to Address the Foreclosure Crisis in Camden County

In 2009, the United States experienced arguably its most depressive economic period since the Great Depression.  The U.S. housing bubble had burst and many individuals were forced to foreclose on their properties in their last desperate attempt to shed debt … Continue reading

Posted at 3:08 p.m. June 24, 2014, in Student News

Christopher Wheeler

Christopher Wheeler

Congratulations to Christopher Wheeler, who has been accepted as a Class of 2015 Eagleton Fellow, receiving the Eagleton Alumni fellowship award.

Posted at 11:10 a.m. May 13, 2014, in Student News

Lori Minnite Cited in LULAC v. Deininger Case

An important decision was handed down in the Wisconsin voter ID case, LULAC v. Deininger.  The judge cited Professor Lori Minnite’s testimony in finding that the law unconstitutional and violation of Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act (pp. 18-19): “As … Continue reading

Posted at 11:02 a.m. May 5, 2014, in Faculty News

Berdine Gordon

Berdine Gordon-Littrean

MPA Track: Public Management Continue reading

Posted at 12:09 p.m. April 21, 2014, in Alumni, Student News

Paul Jargowsky and Lorraine C. Minnite to Publish Essay

In the coming months, the International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences will publish an essay on the “underclass” penned by Paul Jargowsky and Lorraine C. Minnite. 

Posted at 3:08 p.m. April 4, 2014, in Faculty News

Michael Javen Fortner’s Public Lecture

In a public lecture titled “Race, Politics and the Obama Presidency,” Michael Javen Fortner discussed how the race of the president influences the moral and political obligations of the presidency.  Prof. Fortner’s talk was sponsored by a prestigious award from the New Jersey Council … Continue reading

Posted at 3 p.m. April 4, 2014, in Faculty News