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“Play” = serious learning in Cheryl Bodnar’s engineering classes

February 7, 2017

Students in Dr. Cheryl Bodnar’s freshman engineering clinic at Rowan University are spending some time playing cards and making like Alex Trebek with “Jeopardy” rounds this semester.

Don’t judge.
Inspired learning
What might seem like fun and games to the casual observer are actual creative ways to inspire learning.

The cards? They

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Rowan ranked high for R&D in the region

February 8, 2017

The Greater Philadelphia Region Life Sciences Report ranks Rowan University seventh among 19 colleges and universities in the region in R&D expenditures related to life sciences, third among the public institutions.

The ranking is based on 2014 figures from the National Science Foundation and includes funds spent on biological

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Rowan engineering prof lands prestigious Science Center grant

February 16, 2017

Patients with broken legs soon may undergo more successful surgeries thanks to a robot.

That’s the goal of Dr. Mohammad Abedin-Nasab, a research assistant professor of biomedical engineering in the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering at Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey.

Abedin-Nasab has developed a robotic device that can

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Rowan NSF grant supports students’ physics research in Singapore

February 23, 2017

Five physics students from four regional universities will spend 10 weeks in Singapore this summer through a program coordinated by Dr. Michael Lim, a professor of physics at Rowan University.

The National Science Foundation-International Research Experiences for Students program awarded Lim a $243,756 grant for his project “Philadelphia-Singapore Optics

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