Anchor Institutions Advancing Local and Global Sustainable Community Development 2017-2018 Conference Proceedings

The Rutgers-Camden Community Leadership Center (CLC) is proud to launch this series of conference and symposia proceedings on Anchor Institutions Advancing Local and Global Sustainable Community Development.  The papers were presented and compiled over the course of the last year between scholars from the U.S., Puerto Rico, and Cuba. Click here to download the document. … Read more of Anchor Institutions Advancing Local and Global Sustainable Community Development 2017-2018 Conference Proceedings

Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters

Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, PhD, Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor at the Rutgers-Camden, Graduate Department of Public Policy and Administration was the Keynote Speaker at the Cabrini University Commencement for the Master’s Degree Students and received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters during the Commencement on Sunday, May 20, 2018

Dr. Kris Singh, President and CEO of Holtec International, visited the Early Learning Research Academy

On Tuesday, May 15, Dr. Kris Singh, President and CEO of Holtec International, visited the Early Learning Research Academy (ELRA) and met with Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago and LEAP Students to learn about the LEAP Enterprise and the transformation of Cooper Street.  Dr. Singh was gracious to invite the students to visit the Holtec facilities to … Read more of Dr. Kris Singh, President and CEO of Holtec International, visited the Early Learning Research Academy

PNC Bank Grow Up Great program at the Early Learning Research Academy

On Wednesday, April 25, volunteers from PNC Bank transformed a room at the Early Learning Research Academy (ELRA) into a brand new library space for the students and teachers.  ELRA is a partner with PNC Bank as part of their Grow Up Great program, which supports early learning programs with materials throughout the country.  ELRA … Read more of PNC Bank Grow Up Great program at the Early Learning Research Academy

Chancellor’s Awards for Civic Engagement at Rutgers-Camden

On Thursday, April 26, two LEAP Academy University School alumni were awarded the Chancellor’s Awards for Civic Engagement at Rutgers-Camden.  Robert Ransom, LEAP Class of 2009 and Rutgers School of Law – Camden Class of 2016, was awarded the Alumni Civic Engagement Award for his service to LEAP Academy as a member of the Board … Read more of Chancellor’s Awards for Civic Engagement at Rutgers-Camden

International Conference in Cuba

Universities as Anchors in Sustaining Community and Economic Development November 3-11, 2018 Sponsors: Rutgers University, University of Havana, University College of San Gerónimo, Faculty of Latin American Social Sciences (FLACSO)