Month: April 2018

Eighth Annual Cooper Red Hot Gala is Another Record-Breaker, Raises $2.1 Million to Support Women’s Health

April 27, 2018

  CAMDEN, N.J – The Chairman of the Cooper Board of Trustees, George E. Norcross III, announced tonight that The Cooper Foundation’s eighth annual Cooper Red Hot Gala is another record-breaker, raising $2.1 million to benefit The Ripa Center for Women’s Health and Wellness at Cooper as well as Women’s Health programs throughout Cooper University…

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Camden schools chief can be proud of record | Editorial

April 16, 2018

By South Jersey Times Editorial Board There’s general agreement that the Camden schools are losing a good man and a strong advocate with Superintendent Paymon Rohanifard’s announcement that he’ll leave the underperforming, state-run district at the end of the school year. At age 36, Rohanifard will have had a five-year run that positions him for great…

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Camden Superintendent Who Led Turnaround Is Stepping Down

April 13, 2018

April 11th – The New York Times, By: Kate Zernike CAMDEN, N.J. — The state takeover of this troubled city’s school district gambled on a big question: After years of experiments with more money and charter schools, could anything improve education in Camden? Five years in, Camden’s answer seems to be yes. With a new…

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