Federal Reserve officials tour LEAP Academy

On May 17, 2019, Federal Reserve Board of Governors Vice Chair Richard Clarida visited LEAP Academy University School as part of his FedListens tour of Camden.  After visiting Holtec International in the morning, Vice Chair Clarida, accompanied by Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker and LEAP Academy Board Chairperson Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, visited … Continue reading Federal Reserve officials tour LEAP Academy

Symposium on the Role of Women Entrepreneurs in Local and Global Community Development

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, the Rutgers-Camden Community Leadership Center hosted its Spring 2019 Symposium on the Role of Women Entrepreneurs in Local and Global Community Development with a diverse group of women entrepreneurs and public leaders.  Each speaker spoke on her role in building capacity for women and girls locally and globally to grow … Continue reading Symposium on the Role of Women Entrepreneurs in Local and Global Community Development

A push to ‘reconnect to the future’ of Puerto Rico

At a symposium at the Rutgers-Camden campus this week, Puerto Rican leaders and experts explored the “storms” that created Puerto Rico’s crisis — and what comes next for the island post-Maria, nearly one year later.  

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