Voorhees Mall Area

Big R Stage graphicDon't miss performances on the Big R Stage in the Voorhees Mall Area and Scarlet Stage in the Bishop House Area. 

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All the World's A Stage

Enjoy an interactive performance by the talented artists of Rutgers' own theater conservatory.
Department of Theater
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Around the World in 80 Seconds

Win a prize while testing your geography skills. How many countries can you find in 80 seconds?
Center for Global Programs and Relations
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Art Detective Scavenger Hunt

Zimmerli Art Museum
Follow the clues hiding in works of art at the Zimmerli to win a prize.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum
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Art Explorations

Zimmerli Art Museum
Our art stations are open throughout the day! Enjoy art-making and other hands-on activities.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum
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Be Your Own Masterpiece

Beguile with a smile as Leonardo's Mona Lisa. Exorcise your angst through Munch's The Scream. Channel your inner stoic through Grant Wood's American Gothic. Immortalized yourself in great works of art and take home a souvenir photo, to boot.
Department of Art History
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Bloustein School: Celebrating 25 Years

See how the school connects urban planning, public policy, and public health at an interactive table.
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
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Brain Tease: Learning About Learning

Tavern puzzles, trivia games, concept maps, and other brain teasers to get you thinking—and learning. Fun for all ages.
Learning Centers
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Child Research Labs at Rutgers-Newark

Kids are invited to become a junior scientist and be a part of science through hands‐on activities! Learn about how your child explores and discovers the world around them!
Child Research Labs, Psychology Department, Rutgers-Newark
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Collaborative Center for Community-Based Research and Service

Meet our students, snag some swag, and enjoy children's activities and a photo op spot.
The Collaborative Center for Community-Based Research and Service
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Commemorating New Jersey and the Great War

Calling all doughboys and doughgirls! Create your own souvenir dog tag with our 3D printer and learn about the centennial of World War I, including a commemorative exhibit at Rutgers’ Special Collections and University Archives.
Rutgers University Libraries-New Brunswick
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Constitution Day in Political Science

Celebrate our liberties with face painting, balloon animals, and readings of the U.S. Constitution and other patriotic documents and speeches.
Department of Political Science
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Construction Play Center

Learn engineering, mathematics, collaboration, and creativity while engaging in play.
Graduate School of Education
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Continuing Professional Development Showcase

Learn how Rutgers' online certificate training programs can boost marketability for individuals and organizations through professional skills development.
Center for Continuing Professional Development-CCPD
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Creative Play Center

Build your innovation skills by creating art and sculptures.
Graduate School of Education
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Cupcakes on Display

Take a selfie with a giant "R" made of 2,500 freshly baked mini cupcakes and snag a sweet snack while they last.
Dining Services
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Discover the Chinese Zodiac

Dragon? Tiger? Monkey? Find out which animal corresponds to your birth year and learn your lucky signs, colors, personality traits, and love compatibility.
Rutgers China Office
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Dramatic Play Center

Act and imagine with puppets you make yourself, and learn how play builds social skills.
Graduate School of Education
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Economics in Action

Money talks! Forecast the 2017 economy, test your economic literacy, and bean your (least) favorite economist. Find out what professors and honors students are up to.
Department of Economics
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Explore Rutgers History

Explore Rutgers history and play a trivia scavenger hunt to win a prize.
Office of Community Affairs
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Face Painting

Become a living work of art! Choose from butterflies, dinosaurs, "R" for Rutgers, and many more designs.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum
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Finding EOF

Play a bean bag toss game and choose a prize from the treasure chest, or get a fish tattoo, while you learn more about the Educational Opportunity Fund Program.
Educational Opportunity Fund Program
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Fromage Frenzy

Challenge your palate at our French cheese-tasting test, and try to win a French-at-Rutgers T-shirt.
Department of French
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Global Poetry Café

Hear the beauty of language first-hand as faculty and students recite poetry in different languages from around the world.
GAIA Centers, Dept. of African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures, Dept. of Asian Languages and Cultures, Dept. of French, Dept. of Italian, Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese & the Modern Greek Studies Program
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Global Suncatchers

Capture the beauty of the world in a craft project, while learning about study abroad opportunities and picking up some international trivia.
Center for Global Education, Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs
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Globalize Your Senses!

Experience a world of sensation—sight, smell, touch, taste, and sound—through globally themed activities.
Center for Global Services, Global Advancement and International Affairs
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Green Screen Getaway

Voorhees Hall, room 105
Pose for a customized picture against a green screen, and bring home a keepsake print.
Office of Information Technology
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Health & Wellness

Play games, ask questions, and learn about health and wellness services provided to the Rutgers community.
Health Outreach, Promotion & Education (HOPE) and Rutgers Recreation
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Honors College: Curiosity. Knowledge. Purpose.

Explore the Honors College and its mission of "Curiosity. Knowledge. Purpose." Through an interactive puzzle that highlights life at the Honors College, we invite visitors to consider how they might use their own creativity and knowledge to make positive change in the world. Tours of the building will be offered just a few steps away.
Honors College at Rutgers–New Brunswick
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How Bright Is Your Future?

Career exploration for kids and adults: Check out coloring pages, a photo backdrop, and other inspirational ways to start thinking about career pathways.
University Career Services
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IAMPAULROBESON: Sharing Our Stories

Get an interactive mini-history lessons about some of our community’s esteemed alumni.
RAAA, Inc.
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Imagination in Action: Expressive Arts 4-H

Explore hands-on art activities and admire the creativity of our young artists and performers. Learn about volunteer opportunities with 4-H.
Expressive Arts 4-H Program
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Inside Kappa Sigma: Rutgers Study Room Dedication

Kappa Sigma Fraternity House, 14 Union Street
Join the brothers for the reveal of their new study space and a sneak peek at life in a fraternity house. Everyone welcome!
Kappa Sigma Fraternity
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Italian Creative Genius

Appear in iconic Italian film scenes via fun cut-outs and take a photo in Venice. Learn about Italian cinema, monuments, and why Nutella is an Italian favorite.
Department of Italian and Rutgers Italian Club
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Jeopardy with SC&I

Choose a category and prize level. Stumped by the question? Try again or get a consolation prize.
School of Communication & Information
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Kids! Meet Your Match

Just right for the 12 and under crowd: Match questions with pictures to win a goodie bag.
School of Communication & Information
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Make and Take a Sparkle Story

Kids can make and take a sparkle story and create fun works of art to go with their favorite story.
Department of Learning and Teaching, Rutgers Center for Literacy Development
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Make Colorful Art Prints with Brodsky Center

Zimmerli Art Museum
Draw and color a custom printing plate, add water, and print! Take your plate with you to get creative at home.
Brodsky Center
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Make Your Own Rutgers Day Diploma

Are you a future Scarlet Knight dreaming of hanging a Rutgers diploma on your wall one day? Decorate your own Rutgers Day diploma and have your "graduation" photo taken.
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
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Marathon Reading of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Listen—or take a turn—as literature lovers of all ages stage a continuous reading of Roald Dahl's beloved tale.
Department of English
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Off-Campus Living: Trivia Wheel and Prizes

Are you a Hub City hero? Test your knowledge about our hometown, New Brunswick.
Off-Campus Living and Community Partnerships
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Philosophy Café

Match wits in chess games, logic puzzles, and philosophic discussions over coffee or lemonade. Plus puzzles and cut-out play for kids.
Department of Philosophy, Center for Philosophy of Religion, Rutgers University Philosophy Club, Phi Sigma Tau-Philosophy Honors Society, and Arete-Rutgers Philosophy Journal
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Puppet Stories

Join us for live puppet shows at 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., and 1:30 p.m. Stick around afterwards to create your own puppet character.
Department of English
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R Garden

Visit our interactive art installation made of block R sculptures decorated by various departments, and then decorate your own R!
Office of Community Affairs
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RU Bilingual?

You don't have to speak Spanish to enjoy the games, music, crafts, and dances of the Spanish-speaking community.
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
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RU Money $mart?

How well do you deal with finance? Simple games plus tips on financial wellness and answers about financial aid.
Office of Financial Aid
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RU-1ST Initiative

Talk with our members to learn more about this initiative.
Student Access & Educational Equity
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Rutgers Around the World

Watch short videos detailing what Rutgers faculty, staff, students and alumni are doing in countries all over the globe.
Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs
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Rutgers Athletics: Scarlet Station

Mingle with Rutgers student-athletes. Meet the Scarlet Knight. Get a tattoo or have your face painted. Pick up schedule posters, ticket info, and Scarlet swag, too!
Rutgers Athletics
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Rutgers Environmental Services

Rutgers Environmental Services...helping to lead Rutgers to a sustainable future!
Environmental Services
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Rutgers Future Scholars dReam Team

Meet students who are supporting their peers as well as our Rutgers Future Scholars—promising high schoolers from our host communities—in setting and achieving a goal-oriented future.
Rutgers Future Scholars dReam Team
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Rutgers Magazine

Appear on the cover of Rutgers Magazine via various fun cut-outs. Meet the editor and art director of Rutgers Magazine and get free copies of current and past issues.
Department of University Communications and Marketing
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Saint Peter's Teddy Bear Clinic

Kids, bring your teddy bear and play doctor. Parents, a pediatrician will answer your questions.
Saint Peter's Healthcare System
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Saint Peter’s Free Health Screening

Hamilton Street
Visit our Community Mobile Health Unit for free blood pressure and blood sugar screenings, plus other health information.
Saint Peter’s Healthcare System
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SC&I Impact

See our school in action! Share your stories, admire our alumni wall, and take home new inspiration.
School of Communication & Information
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Short-Film Showcase

Milledoler Hall, room 100
Come watch two animated short films made by the Rutgers Animation Club!
Rutgers Animation Club
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Social Media Photo Contest and YouTube Video

You're a star! Snap and post your photo or video and earn a shot at winning an instant camera.
School of Communication & Information
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Social Work and Social Justice: What do you stand for?

Make a button to represent what you stand for.
School of Social Work
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Step into Chinese Opera!

Dress up as a Chinese Opera star, learn about the culture, and meet Chinese Opera artist Yonghong Jia.
Confucius Institute of Rutgers University
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Still Life Drawing

Create your own artistic interpretation of our Rutgers still life tableau.
Department of Visual Arts
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Tent of Big Ideas

The School of Arts and Sciences has a big presence on Rutgers Day! Experience the breadth and depth of Rutgers' largest school. Don't miss short, thought-provoking presentations by distinguished faculty on topics that cover the spectrum of arts and sciences. Pick up a passport, collect stamps from the school's programs, and win a bag.
School of Arts and Sciences
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The Building Blocks of Ethics & Compliance

How many blocks can you remove before the tower comes crashing down? Giveaways for those who stack up!
Office of Enterprise Risk Management, Ethics, and Compliance
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The Clothesline Project

View more than 400 T-shirts designed by members of the Rutgers community to honor victims of interpersonal violence.
Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance
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University Commencement & Shout Out Videos

Murray Hall, room 115
Graduating students: Videotape special messages to friends and family; see them at commencement on the stadium's videoboard. Take a photo in a Rutgers cap and gown. Kids, too!
Office of the Secretary
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Water for the World, presented by RU GenUN

Quench your thirst while learning about water as a humanitarian issue. Carnival games and prizes, too!
RU GenUN
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Where in the World?

Not one but two games to test your international know-how. Find out where Rutgers' Global Ambassadors have gone to study abroad.
RU Global Network
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World of Languages

Learn a new language and/or cultivate and practice your language skills with faculty and students from various units, language departments, and student organizations.
GAIA Centers, Dept. of African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures, Dept. of Asian Languages and Cultures, Dept. of Jewish Studies, Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese, Modern Greek Studies Program & the Hindi-Urdu Language and Culture Club.
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10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m.

Storytime at the Museum

Zimmerli Art Museum
Admire the original artwork of "How Fletcher Was Hatched" and "The Knobby Boys to the Rescue" while enjoying lively readings of these classic children's books.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum
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RU-tv Live at the Yard

The Yard
Stop by The Yard, our brand-new "front porch" for the College Avenue Campus, to see broadcasters in action. You might even get an on-air appearance!
RU-tv
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11:00 a.m.

Rutgers Children's Choir: Chorale and Choristers

Zimmerli Art Museum
Enjoy a choral music performance by talented young singers of this Rutgers vocal training program.
Zimmerli Art Museum and Mason Gross Extension Division
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Chamber Music of Mason Gross

Zimmerli Art Museum
Young Artist Program and Adult Chamber Music Program ensembles, under the direction of Dr. Allison Brewster Franzetti, will perform selections from the Baroque through the modern eras.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum and Mason Gross Extension Division
1:30 p.m.

New Developments in New Brunswick and on the New Brunswick Campus

Rutgers Academic Building, room 2225
Hear about what's happening in New Brunswick and on the New Brunswick campus from leaders in their fields.
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
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2:00 p.m.

Class of 1967 Plaza: Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Reception

Rutgers Academic Building Plaza
Join us to unveil and dedicate the "Class of 1967 Plaza" at the Rutgers Academic Buildings—their 50th anniversary gift to Rutgers.
Rutgers Foundation, Department of Milestone Campaigns
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