• Partnerships
  • High Schoolers Catapult Their Way to Pumpkin Chunkin’ Win

    high school students engineered tools to throw pumpkins

    Hear ye, hear ye! On Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 Rowan University’s South Jersey Tech Park lawn became a battleground of the medieval kind. The university’s chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) hosted the annual Pumpkin Chunkin’, with schools around the region building high-caliber trebuchets to participate in an epic pumpkin-launching competition. This […]

  • Student Life
  • 2 Alumni Donate $25M to Expand Fossil Park

    yellow sign unveiled for the Jean & Ric Edelman Fossil Park, as people clap

    On Monday morning, October 17, 2016, Science Hall swarmed with curious students, faculty and media portending a big day in Rowan’s history. Two Rowan alumni, Jean and Ric Edelman, founders of Edelman Financial Services,  pledged $25 million to expand and transform the Rowan University Fossil Park into a world-class citizen science marvel and a global tourist destination.  […]