Experience the Arts & Humanities

Painting, music, discussion. Rutgers Day offers a feast for the eyes, ears, and soul.

BuschEngineering Area

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Artificial Bicep

Try out a biomedical device that helps your muscles work less.
Rutgers Bioengineering Society
BEA-510
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Board Game Bash

Test your skills with traditional Asian board games like mahjong, carom, and reversi, experience origami, and try bubble tea.
Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)848-445-8535
BEA-513
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Drones and Robotics in Action

Richard Weeks Hall
Experience how drones can help search-and-rescue, weather, agriculture, and more!
School of Engineering
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Electrical and Computer Engineers in Motion

Recharge your imagination and learn about cloud computing, cyber security, green energy, virtual reality, and more.
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
BEA-106
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Journey to the STARs

See demos of cubesat, aerospike, and antennae prototypes, showcasing space exploration research happening right here at Rutgers.
The Space Technology Association of Rutgers (STAR)
BEA-428
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Spaghetti Bridge

Richard Weeks Hall
Create and test bridges made from pasta and marshmallows.
Engineering Governing Council
BEA-508
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The Science of Suds: How to Make the Best Bubble

Blow the biggest bubble using household items and chemical engineering concepts.
Omega Chi Epsilon, The National Chemical Engineering Honors Society
BEA-517

BuschLife Sciences Area

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Balloon Darts Trivia

Throw a dart, pop a balloon, and answer a question to win a prize.
Rutgers Visionary Lions Club
BLSA-475
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Bitcoin Bonanza

Learn about crypto and blockchain, answer questions, and win free Bitcoin!
RutgersBit: Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Club
BLSA-423
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Blocks with BITS!

Play oversized Jenga! Will your block pose a question?
Business Information Technology Society
BLSA-94
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Building Blocks

Compete to build the tallest tower while learning about the different steps of the supply chain.
Rutgers University Supply Chain Association
BLSA-118
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BuildOn a Better Future

Jenga with a twist: answer questions about education and literacy rates.
BuildOn
BLSA-213
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Chair Football

No field? No problem. Play football using chairs.
Future Business Leaders of America Phi Beta Lambda
BLSA-171
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CSI: Rutgers

Channel your favorite crime scene investigator (Sherlock Holmes? Horatio Caine?) using new-fangled forensics and old-fashioned police work.
Program in Criminal Justice
BLSA-19
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Estimation Station

Guess how many quarters are in the jar, and answer trivia questions about Wall Street history to win a prize.
Little Investment Bankers of Rutgers (LIBOR)
BLSA-235
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Fashion Logo Matching and Decorating a Page

Match the company name to its logo.
Fashion Organization of Retail and Marketing
BLSA-134
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Games and Theory

Spin the wheel and test your knowledge with mental math games, board games, and stock trivia!
Rutgers Quantitative Finance Club
BLSA-491
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Mathematical Games and Puzzles from around the World!

Explore games and puzzles from Japan to Ghana, from Scandinavia to New Zealand! Test your math knowledge with popular number puzzles.
Mathematics Department
BLSA-159
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Meet Phi Chi Theta

Learn the mission and goals of this professional business fraternity.
Phi Chi Theta
BLSA-168
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N2 and You!— Moving past the Haber-Bosch Process

Learn about how our bodies use nitrogen, the element that makes up nearly 80% of the atmosphere and around 3% of human body mass.
Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water Systems (INFEWS)
BLSA-263
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Professional Business Fraternity

Learn the fundamentals of the business world and get tips and tricks for resume building, interviewing, and more.
Delta Sigma Pi - Professional Business Fraternity
BLSA-93
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RBS 90th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate this milestone anniversary and enjoy a cupcake with us!
Office of Undergraduate Programs, Rutgers Business School
BLSA-48
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RBS in a Nutshell

Visit the nutshell to learn more about all the school has to offer!
Office of Undergraduate Programs, Rutgers Business School
BLSA-47
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Rock your socks off!

Come find your new pet rock or maybe eat a planet! Join us for geology-themed baked goods, refreshments, and a collection of cool fossils, rocks, and minerals.
Earth and Planetary Sciences Graduate Student Organization
BLSA-457
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Rockin' Pets

Paint and decorate rocks with yarn, googley eyes, and more. Learn where your rock came from and what type it is, and fill out a pet rock activity sheet.
Geology Club
BLSA-335
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RU Ready to Value

Learn about corporate structure on Wall Street by matching the CEO to the bank.
RU Valuating
BLSA-498
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Running your Own Shop

Ever wonder what it's like to have your own restaurant or store? Come one step closer to your dream.
Rutgers DECA
BLSA-87
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Shoot For Accounting

Shoot a basketball and test your accounting knowledge.
Rutgers University Accounting Association
BLSA-327
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Solar Observing

Robert A. Schommer Astronomical Observatory
View the sun safely through 20-inch and 8-inch telescopes. You might see sunspots, prominences, or even a solar flare!
Rutgers Astronomical Society, Department of Physics and Astronomy
BLSA-351
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The Impromptu Business Pitch Bonanza

Experience the reality of launching a social business or enterprise through a role-playing game.
Rutgers Venture Capital Club (RVCC)
BLSA-421
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Tic Tac Business Toss

Toss bean bags to win a prize!
Office of Undergraduate Programs, Rutgers Business School
BLSA-44
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Two Wheels of Business

Spin the wheel and answer a Rutgers trivia question correctly to win an awesome prize.
Office of Undergraduate Programs, Rutgers Business School
BLSA-45
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Women in Business Trivia

Spin the wheel and answer trivia questions about women in business.
Rutgers Undergraduate Women in Business
BLSA-30

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Experience Summer Session

International Lounge
Experience Rutgers University-New Brunswick Summer Session in collaboration with Center for Mathematics, Science, and Computer Education, Game Research & Immersive Design, Makerspace, and Teaching and Learning with Technology. Learn about our latest program offerings, including pre-college summer academies, participate in hands-on activities, receive free giveaways, and more!

Office of Summer and Winter Sessions
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Virtual Reality Streaming

International Lounge
Transport yourself to a new world using virtual reality.
Teaching and Learning with Technology
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College AvenueVoorhees Mall Area

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#IAMPAULROBESON

Paul Robeson Plaza
Get an interactive history lesson about one of our community's esteemed alumni.
Rutgers African-American Alumni Alliance, Inc.
CAVM3-27
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All the World's A Stage

Take in an interactive theatrical exploration.
Department of Theater, Mason Gross School of the Arts
CAVM3-218
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Animated Short Film Showcase

Milledoler Hall, room 100
Come for a viewing of the Rutgers Animations Club's animated short films, from previous years through to "Fishing for Stars", this year's 2D animated collaboration.
Rutgers Animation Club
CAVM3-221
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Around the World in 80 Seconds

Test your geography skills and see how many countries you can find in 80 seconds.
Rutgers Global: Programs and Partnerships
CAVM2-175
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Art Detective Scavenger Hunt

Zimmerli Art Museum
Follow the clues hiding in works of art to complete a scavenger hunt and win a prize!
Zimmerli Art Museum
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Art Explorations

Zimmerli Art Museum
Enjoy art-making and other hands-on activities inspired by artworks in the Zimmerli's exhibitions.
Zimmerli Art Museum
CAVZ-89
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Building Blocks of Ethics and Compliance

How many blocks can you remove before the tower comes crashing down?
University Ethics and Compliance
CAVM2-6
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Button Making with the Libraries

Create your own custom button to show your love for libraries, Rutgers, and New Jersey!
Rutgers University Libraries - New Brunswick
CAVM1-191
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Crafts and Culture

Join in crafts and games, and meet the famous paper cutter, Master Cheng!
Asian American Cultural Center
CAVM1-95
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Create Your Own Rutgers Day Story

Create your own story booklet by writing about your fun day and drawing pictures.
School of Communication & Information
CAVM3-174
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Cross-cultural Exploration and Tour

Test your knowledge of different cultures and countries.
Rutgers Global Network
CAVM2-496
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Divertiamoci!

Come play with the Italian department!
Department of Italian
CAVM2-256
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Dramatic Play Center

Make and decorate your own puppet.
Office of Communications & Marketing, Graduate School of Education
CAVM3-164
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Economics in Action

Join in exhibits, games, and simulations showcasing the power of economics at Rutgers.
Department of Economics, SAS, ODE and RECONS, Student Economics Organizations
CAVM1-222
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Face Painting

Become a living work of art! Choose from butterflies, dinosaurs, the Rutgers "R," and many more designs!
Zimmerli Art Museum
CAVM1-88
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Fromage Frenzy

Join in this famous cheese tasting quiz.
Department of French
CAVM2-8
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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.
Rutgers Global–Study Abroad
CAVM2-155
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Global Trivia

Can you match a famous landmark to its country of origin? Play games to learn more about our international community.
Rutgers Global: International Student & Scholar Services
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Guess the Ancient Chinese Character

Ever wonder how Chinese characters were created? Try to guess what ancient characters mean with a fun matching game.
Rutgers Global-China Office
CAVM2-349
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Honors College: Curiosity. Knowledge. Purpose.

Share how you use your own curiosity, knowledge, and purpose to make positive change, and take a tour of the Honors College.
Honors College at Rutgers University–New Brunswick
CAVM3-452
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Keeping History Alive

Engage in a discourse about Rutgers history and even lend your story to the oral history archives.
Rutgers Oral History Archives, Department of History, School of Arts and Sciences
CAVM2-227
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Language and Linguistics

Find out what a linguist does (or doesn't do), and how linguistics prepares you for a wide variety of careers.
Undergraduate Linguistics Club, Undergraduate Speech and Hearing Club, Department of Linguistics
CAVM3-57
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Learn to Speak Italian

Showcase your Italian skills (or lack thereof) by pronouncing a list of difficult Italian words.
Rutgers Italian Club
CAVM2-406
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Learning through Play

Bring the kids for fun activities that engage their minds–with math, science, and more–and their sense of play.
Graduate School of Education
CAVM3-196
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Make and Take a Story

Decorate iconic characters from children's literature and write a story to go along with them.
Office of Communications & Marketing, Graduate School of Education
CAVM3-165
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Marathon Reading: William Goldman's The Princess Bride

Listen and take a turn as students, children, faculty, alumni, and other literature lovers stage an all-day, continuous reading of William Goldman's The Princess Bride.
Department of English
CAVM3-158
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Multilingual Storytelling

Engage in multilingual stories–even those new to the languages.
The Conversation Tree, Graduate School of Education.
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Paul Robeson Cultural Center

Get an Adinkra tattoo to learn about the history behind the symbols.
Paul Robeson Cultural Center
CAVM1-144
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Paul Robeson Portraits

Zimmerli Art Museum
Commissioned works highlight Paul Robeson's legacy as part of Rutgers' yearlong celebration honoring this esteemed alumnus.
Zimmerli Art Museum
CAVZ-597
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Philosophy Cafe

Enjoy coffee and lemonade, solve logic puzzles, watch a philosophy puppet show, and discuss philosophical issues in the "ask a philosopher" booth.
Department of Philosophy, Center for Philosophy of Religion, Rutgers Philosophy Club, Phi Sigma Tau-Philosophy Honors Society, Arete-Rutgers Philosophy Journal, Minorities and Philosophy (MAP).
CAVM3-306
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Polaroid Photo Booth

Get your photo taken with press badges, microphones, newspapers, and alongside famous journalists and news anchors.
School of Communication & Information
CAVM3-176
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Put Your Imagination Into Action with Expressive Arts 4-H!

Explore a variety of hands-on creative arts experiences, and take in the visual, media, and performing arts projects created by New Jersey 4-H members.
4-H Youth Development Department
CAVM1-80
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RU Historical?

Test your history knowledge to win prizes, learn about the Scarlet and Black project, and color your way through history.
Department of History
CAVM2-280
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Sand Art Station

Create your own Scarlet sand art using red, white, and black sand.
School of Communication & Information
CAVM3-173
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Spanish and Portuguese

Participate in activities and learn about our program.
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
CAVM2-373
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Step into Chinese Opera

Discover the beauty and pageantry of Chinese opera with face painting, coloring, stage costumes, and props.
Confucius Institute of Rutgers University
CAVM-14
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Tent of Big Ideas

Faculty speakers, undergraduate and prospective student information, and an SAS treasure hunt.
School of Arts and Sciences
CAVM1-160
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The Excavation Experience

Experience the basics of excavation, classics, and art history with an archaeology sandbox, papyri and stone inscriptions, Greek vase coloring templates, and authentic toga dress.
Department of Classics
CAVM2-367
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University Commencement & Shout Out Videos

Scott Hall, room 123
Videotape a "shout out" message for the stadium's big screen at University Commencement or pose for pictures in Rutgers cap and gown. Kids sizes are available! #RU2019
University Commencement, Office of the Secretary
CAVM1-26
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What do you stand for?

Design a mini poster with what you stand for, or messages that inspire you.
School of Social Work
CAVM1-215
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World of Languages

Practice or learn a new language with faculty and students from various units, language departments, and student organizations.
Rutgers Global, School of Arts and Sciences
CAVM2-203
11:00 a.m.

Mason Gross Extension Division Children's Choirs Performance

Zimmerli Art Museum
Mason Gross School of the Arts Extension Division
CAVZ-98
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Mason Gross Extension Division: Adult Chamber Music and Young Artists' Program Performance

Zimmerli Art Museum
Mason Gross School of the Arts Extension Division
CAVZ-97

College AvenueCollege Avenue Student Center Area

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Balloon Pop

Center for Islamic Life
Throw a dart at balloons filled with paint, to contribute to a unique Rutgers Day art piece.
Muslim Feminists for the Arts
CASCA-414
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Dunk a Lambda/Pie a Lambda

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Get the chance to dunk a member of our organization inside a water tank.
Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc., Center of Arts and Latino Culture
CASCA-70
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Fiesta Latina

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Stop by for face painting, crafts, and a community arts project that engage the entire family.
Center for Latino Arts and Culture
CASCA-530
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Genetics and Family Health History

How does your family history and genetics impact your health?
Perinatal Genetics, Division of Clinical Genetics
CASCA-145
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Latin American Womyn

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Get acquainted with the power Latin American Womyn have in the world.
Latin American Womyn Organization
CASCA-154
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LATINIDADES: Works by Student Artists

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Take in an exhibition by student artists, exploring the meaning of Latino identities through works on paper and other media.
Center for Latino Arts and Culture
CASCA-529
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Latino Student Organization Showcase

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
See the recent accomplishments of Rutgers' Latino student organizations.
Center for Latino Arts and Culture
CASCA-531
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Meet LASO

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
See how we unify and organize Rutgers' Latinx community and educate about Latino cultures in the Caribbean, Central, and South America.
Center for Latino Arts & Culture
CASCA-131
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New CLAC Mural Celebration!

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Celebrate the Center's new mural by Layqa Nuna Yawar with alumni, students, and friends.
Center for Latino Arts and Culture
CASCA-532
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Poet of the Future: An Exhibition Celebrating The Bicentennial of the Birth of Walt Whitman

Alexander Library, first floor gallery
This exhibit in the Special Collections and University Archives Gallery celebrates the two-hundredth anniversary of the birth of one of America's greatest poets with rare books, photos, newspapers, and other rare artifacts.
Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries
CASCA-304
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Polaroid Time!

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Snap a pic then decorate it.
Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority Incorporated
CASCA-169
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Powerful Women Trivia

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Test your knowledge of powerful women and gain a positive affirmation.
Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad, Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc.
CASCA-535
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RU Bachata Club

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Center for Latino Arts and Culture
CASCA-96
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Rutgers Jeopardy

Center for Islamic Life
Test your knowledge of what makes Rutgers and Rutgers alumni one-of-a-kind!
Rutgers Muslim Alumni Association (RUMAA)
CASCA-74
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Si or No with A.L.S.O

Center for Latino Arts and Culture
See if you can spot the artists, celebrities, musicians, and political leaders that all identify as afro-latinx.
Rutgers Afro-Latinx Student Organization
CASCA-466

College AvenueBishop House Area

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DIY Doppi

Make and paint your own doppi, a traditional hat, while enjoying snacks from Central Asia and learning about the culture.
Central Asian Student Organization
CABH-453
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Get Creative with RAD

Contribute to a collaborative art board, design and color your own stickers to take home with you, and get your face painted by our creative club members!
Rutgers Art & Design Club
CABH-117
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Glimpses into the Asian American Experience

Participate in fun activities and trivia on the Asian American experience.
Asian Student Council
CABH-422
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Polish Pride

Have a go at Polish trivia for a chance to win a prize, and take in some Polish tunes.
Rutgers Polish Club
CABH-75
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Political Affairs

Brush up on current domestic and international political affairs.
RU Progressive
CABH-64
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RFS Dream Team

Learn how we harness our values of integrity, outreach, development, and empowerment to cultivate a student body of high achieving young professionals.
Rutgers Future Scholars
CABH-504
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RU a Smart Cookie?

Test your Rutgers and Girl Scout knowledge at this interactive trivia game!
Troop RU
CABH-18
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Rutgers Irish Dance Club

Learn some dance moves with us, do some Irish-themed arts and crafts, and watch our members perform.
Performing Arts
CABH-179
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Scene It!

Test your Seinfeld knowledge and learn some of the show's psychiatry along the way, with this popular game.
Mind and Media
CABH-279

Cook/DouglassRed Oak Lane Area

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A Look Into Armenian Culture

Learn about this vibrant culture through traditional clothing, instruments, and language.
Rutgers Armenian Students Association
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Come Meet the Green Print Staff!

Meet and greet with the people behind Rutgers Green Print. Grab a printed issue or promotional pin.
Rutgers Green Print
CDROL-161
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Pyramids Of Integrity

Who can stack cups into a pyramid fastest?
National Society of Collegiate Scholars
CDROL-153

Cook/DouglassLoree Building Area

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Douglass Residential College Trivia Bowl

Lot 78
Test your knowledge to snag some Douglass swag!
Douglass Governing Council
CDLBA-492
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DSRN Glam Station

Lot 78
Show your Douglass pride with a temporary tattoo, or design a handbag from paper plates.
Douglass Student Recruitment Network, Douglass Residential College
CDLBA-458
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Get Engaged: Practice Politics in 2019

Lot 78
Register to vote, cast your ballot in a real voting booth, play politically themed games, and learn about the research, education, and public events available to get informed and engaged in American politics.
Eagleton Institute of Politics
CDLBA-404
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RU Learning? Explore the Learning Centers!

Loree Building, room 124
Stop by the Learning Centers to see how adults, children, and pets learn. Games, word searches, puzzles, brain-teasers, and more!
Undergraduate Academic Affairs, New Brunswick Learning Centers
CDLBA-471
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Your Name Here–in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean

Lot 78
Write the characters that “spell” your name with the help of calligraphers representing the Chinese, Japanese, and Korean languages.
Asian Languages and Cultures
CDLBA-111

Cook/DouglassPassion Puddle Area

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Know Your Labor Law AND Employee Ownership 101

Test your knowledge of labor laws.
School of Management and Labor Relations
CDPP-157

Cook/DouglassNew Jersey Folk Festival

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New Jersey Folk Festival

A large-scale, multi-faceted family and educational event focused on folk singers, dancers, musicians, and craftspeople.
American Studies
CDFF-17
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