South Jersey Technology Park signs agreement with multinational animal health firm HIPRA to build HQ, R&D and manufacturing facilities, create 200 jobs


Rowan University, in conjunction with Senate President Steve Sweeney and Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno, is pleased to announce that the Spanish multinational veterinary pharmaceutical company HIPRA will establish its North American headquarters at the South Jersey Technology Park at Rowan University in Mantua Township, New Jersey.

The firm will purchase 25 acres of the Tech Park’s 180 acres on Rowan’s West Campus, located about a mile from its main campus in Glassboro.

A friendly ogre, Shrek, comes to Glassboro March 2-4

GLASSBORO -- Glassboro High School brings "Shrek the Musical" to its stage on Thursday, March 2, Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 at 7 p.m. Follow along as Shrek meets fairytale characters and ultimately his beloved Fiona. Families can even meet the characters in person at a "Shrek and Friends Ice Cream Social" on March 4 from 5-6 p.m.

Rowan students offer free income tax preparation services to qualified community residents

Through April 12, Rowan University business students are offering assistance with federal and state income tax preparation through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA).

Students are meeting with community members that qualify for the free program in the lobby of Rowan University’s Business Hall, 271 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro.

The VITA program generally offers tax return preparation and e-filing to people who earn $54,000 or less annually.