Health and Wellness

Talk with a community of healers, scientists, and scholars.

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All About Orthopaedics

Learn more about the program, and play wheel of fortune to win a prize.
Rutgers North Jersey Orthopaedic Department
BLSA-37
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Anatomy Game

Match felt body parts to their locations on the body, label body parts, or play Operation.
Rutgers American Medical Student Association
BLSA-15
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BRAIN Exhibit

Answer questions related to the brain, neuroscience, psychology, and mental health.
Rutgers Building Research Advocacy and Innovation in Neuroscience
BLSA-472
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Build a Microbe

Learn about common microbes and their effects on the human body. Then, build one of your own to take home.
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos, Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
BLSA-259
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Can we See DNA?

Extract strawberry DNA that you can see and take home with you.
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry Society
BLSA-524
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Caring For Your Mind

Play a game of Wellness Trivia for a prize.
Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling Professions Department, School of Health Professions
BLSA-357
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Cell Detectives

Learn our sleuthing techniques for finding cancer cells, and play the game of "good cells versus bad cells."
MSCLS in Cytopathology, School of Health Professions
BLSA-355
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Clinical Research Jeopardy

Test your knowledge about clinical research and win a prize.
Clinical Trials- Health Informatics Programs, School of Health Professions
BLSA-359
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Dental Cornhole

Can you land a beanbag in a tooth's cavity?
Rutgers Pre-Dental Society
BLSA-266
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Everything is Poison!

We encounter potential poisons where we live, work, and play. Learn how to keep your family safe.
New Jersey Poison Control Center
BLSA-281
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Fact or Fiction

Test your knowledge of autism.
Akhil Autism Foundation Rutgers Chapter
BLSA-499
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Fishing for Quality Health Information

Cast your line for tips on where to catch dependable health information.
Rutgers University Libraries, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) Health Science Libraries
BLSA-308
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Fun and Games

Join in fun health-related trivia and giveaways!
Rutgers University Allied Health Professions Club
BLSA-346
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Fun Facts: Online Learning and Healthcare

Play healthcare BINGO, learn fun facts about online learning, and win prizes.
Interdisciplinary Programs, School of Health Professions
BLSA-353
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Fun Obstacle Course and Nutrition Activity for kids

Tackle the obstacle course and participate in a nutrition activity.
School of Public Health Alumni Association
BLSA-152
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Fun with Health Trivia

Test your health knowledge with faculty, staff, and students.
Physician Assistant Program, School of Health Professions
BLSA-348
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Gray Matters

Learn about the human brain, put together a brain model, and play games to learn about brain processing and learning.
Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology
BLSA-311
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HazMat Toss!

Learn about hazardous waste and personal protective equipment, from hazmat suits to respirators.
Center for Public Health Workforce Development
BLSA-231
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Health and Wellness Trivia

Join the Medical Imaging Sciences Team for trivia and giveaways.
Medical Imaging Sciences, School of Health Professions
BLSA-363
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Health Behaviors and Emotion Research

Learn about current studies, and test the amount of carbon monoxide in your lungs.
ABUSA and REHAB Clinical Psychology Research Labs
BLSA-271
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Health Food Plate Fun Activity

Learn how to make a healthy meal with faux food items.
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Office of Community Health, Homeless and Indigent Population Health Outreach Project (HIPHOP)
BLSA-309
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HIPHOP Promise Clinic

Get your blood pressure screened and learn more about the Promise Clinic, a free healthcare clinic for uninsured people in New Brunswick.
Homeless and Indigent Population Health Outreach Project (HIPHOP), Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
BLSA-322
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Hopscotch for Health

Hop onto a square to get a fun fact about physical health and its connection to greater health outcomes.
School of Public Health VOICES (Volunteer Opportunities In Community Engaged Services)
BLSA-270
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How well do you know your body?

Play games to learn about the nervous, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems.
Office of Undergraduate Instruction, Division of Life Sciences
BLSA-188
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Improving Autism Across the Lifespan

Learn how we promote quality research, professional training, and build public awareness to improve the lives of individuals with ASD.
New Jersey Autism Center of Excellence
BLSA-315
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Lab Carnival

Enjoy lab-inspired carnival activities like the Anti-Dart, Transfuse Terry, and much more!
Student Organization Medical Laboratory Sciences, School of Health Professions
BLSA-362
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Making All the Pieces Fit

Draw a project card and create that image using the steps it would take in a real life situation.
Office of Clinical Affairs, New Jersey Medical School
BLSA-16
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Meet Health Professionals

Meet our members and take your shot at winning fun Rutgers prizes!
School of Health Professions Alumni Association
BLSA-448
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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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NADI Health Screening

Get a free health screening, including blood pressure, BMI, fat percentage, and pulse readings.
North American Disease Intervention (NADI)
BLSA-368
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Nutrition: Back to Basics

Enjoy interactive games, giveaways, and simplified meal preparation ideas to learn how food choices contribute to a healthier you!
Department of Clinical and Preventive Nutrition Sciences Department & The Student Dietetic Association (SDA)
BLSA-361
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Operation Station

Join the medical fraternity for a game of life-sized Operation.
Phi Delta Epsilon
BLSA-233
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Oral Health Awareness

Learn more about oral health through games and demonstrations.
Department of Community Health
BLSA-4
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Our Fascinating Mind

Explore the wonders of the human mind! Challenge the way you think with games, illusions, interactive demos, and hands-on activities.
Department of Psychology, School of Arts and Sciences
BLSA-253
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Pharmacy Mini Health Fair

Drop in for blood pressure testing, diabetes risk screening, and information about smoking cessation, vaccinations, obesity, HIV/AIDS, cholesterol, and over-the-counter home health tests and medicines.
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
BLSA-31
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Pop In!

Play themed games, score a giveaway, and enjoy some freshly popped popcorn.
Office of Enrollment Management, School of Health Professions
BLSA-350
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Prize Wheel

Win a prize, from candy to water tattoos to stickers, while learning more about this organization.
Foundation for the International Medical Relief of Children
BLSA-255
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Public Health Trivia

Join in a trivia game to learn about public health and debunk common myths.
School of Public Health Student Government Association
BLSA-269
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Putting the "Fun" in Functional

Test out some of the unique equipment and devices used in occupational therapy to help patients be independent.
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling
BLSA-330
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RU Healthy

Join us for health screenings, nutrition facts, stress reduction techniques, and information about the nursing profession.
School of Nursing
BLSA-566
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Rutgers Global Surgery Student Alliance

Learn more about the Global Surgery Student Alliance (GSSA), a national student-run global surgery working group, affiliated with InciSioN (the International Student Surgical Network).
Global Surgery Student Alliance
BLSA-254
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Rutgers Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math Science Programs

Join crafts and activities, color a bookmark, or complete a crossword puzzle while learning more about the supportive and educational resource that assists students in navigating the college admissions process.
Division of Undergraduate Academic Affairs, Student Access and Educational Equity, Rutgers Upward Bound & Upward Bound Math-Science
BLSA-72
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School of Public Health Admissions and Recruitment

See how you can join the nation’s leading public health researchers, educators, and practitioners.
School of Public Health
BLSA-124
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School of Public Health Tent

Join the School of Public Health and all of its groups for a fun-filled afternoon!
School of Public Health
BLSA-401
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Shattering the Myths: Learn the Truth About Addiction

Play games to increase your awareness of addiction.
Addiction Education Program, Center of Alcohol Studies
BLSA-464
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Skills of a Surgeon

Think you've got what it takes to become a surgeon? Test your skills.
Alpha Epsilon Delta, National Premedical Honor Society
BLSA-126
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Strawberry DNA Extraction

Extract DNA from strawberries and learn about graduate school in the biomedical sciences.
Molecular Biosciences Graduate Student Organization
BLSA-41
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Stuffed Animal Check Up

Assist medical students in providing a health exam to your favorite stuffed animal—or one of ours!
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Office of Community Health, Homeless and Indigent Population Health Outreach Project (HIPHOP)
BLSA-314
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Tee it up at Rutgers Day!

Learn about the Rutgers Golf Course, talk some golf with staff, and enter drawings and contests.
Rutgers University Public Golf Course (IP&O)
BLSA-539
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The Body & Biomaterials

Explore how different materials and structures work together to help the injured.
New Jersey Center for Biomaterials
BLSA-286
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The Boggs Center Disability Trivia Prize Wheel

Test your disability knowledge in our family-friendly trivia game.
The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
BLSA-470
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The Community Living Education Project

Play BINGO and learn about services benefiting those who work with and care for individuals with developmental disabled.
Center for Public Health Workforce Development, Community Living Education Project, School of Public Health
BLSA-71
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The Fab Lab

Play lab-inspired games like Pin the Tail on the Parasite, Hematwist, and Red Blood Cell Toss Across.
Medical Laboratory Sciences Program, School of Health Professions
BLSA-352
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What Do You Know About Loans?

Spin the wheel and answer a question for a prize.
Rutgers Personal Finance Club
BLSA-445
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What is your aerobic capacity?

Take the pledge to keep on moving!
Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program, School of Health Professions
BLSA-354
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What's in your air, water, and paint?

See what's in the air you breathe with portable air monitoring equipment.
EOHSI Center for Environmental Exposures and Disease
BLSA-460
10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:00 p.m.

Hope for Recovery from Spinal Cord Injury

Tour the world-class Keck Center, where cutting edge research is bringing hope to people who are paralyzed. Tours begin at the Life Sciences Tent.
W.M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience, Stem Cell Research Center, Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience
BLSA-186
1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.

Inside the Cell Bank

Explore the largest university-based cell and DNA repository in the world.
Rutgers Cell and DNA Repository Infinate Biologics
BLSA-187

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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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Engineering clean drinking water...and beyond!

Try a hands-on demonstration of conventional water treatment, and learn how our research promotes clean water.
Civil & Environmental Engineering
BEA-365

College AvenueCollege Avenue Student Center Area

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Rutgers Family Medicine and Rutgers Premier

Get a basic health screening, snap a selfie in the Doctor Dress-up Booth, and snag a first aid gift bag.
RWJMS Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
CASCA-468
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Bone Health: Securing a Strong Foundation

Learn about bone health and osteoporosis.
Rutgers Osteoporosis Center
CASCA-230
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Creating a Healthy U

Spin the wheel to find out about healthy food, good dental hygiene, fitness tips, and more.
Eric B. Chandler Health Center
CASCA-119
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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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Hands-on Experience with Prosthetic Devices

Experience what it's like to use a cable prosthetic arm and prosthetic limbs, and take in a myoelectric hand demonstration.
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
CASCA-514
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Hands-only CPR & High Fidelity Simulation

Do you know what to do when someone goes into cardiac arrest? Learn what to do when minutes count.
Department of Emergency Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
CASCA-376
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Jello Brain Surgery

Perform brain surgery on model skulls and brains, donning gloves, a surgical gown, and surgical mask. Every hour on the hour, see a demo of how brain and spine surgery is done.
Rutgers Neurosurgery - RWJ Medical School
CASCA-76
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Make a Diagnosis

Learn how pathologists work, what they do, and make a diagnosis yourself.
Department of Pathology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
CASCA-424
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Med School Communications

Learn about the clinical and administrative services provided by Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Department of Communications & Public Affairs
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
CASCA-264
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Medical Update

Learn how to keep your bones, heart, gut, and other systems healthy.
RBHS/RWJMS- Department of Medicine representing the following divisions: Endocrinology, General Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases & Hypertension, Hematology, Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases & Allergy Immunology.
CASCA-519
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One Health: For Everyone

Learn about integrative efforts to attain optimal health for people, animals, and the environment. Play true/false or bean bag toss, and get your face painted.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Women´s Health Institute
CASCA-177
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Pediatric and Neuro Surgery

See firsthand how surgeons use laparoscopic tools in the OR.
Department of Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery
CASCA-569
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Robotic Surgery

See firsthand how robots perform routine and complex surgeries. Take a turn using the robotic arm!
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
CASCA-69
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Stop the Bleed Training

Learn how to use a tourniquet, pack a wound, and control bleeding in case of emergency.
Department of Emergency Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
CASCA-49
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The Future of Cancer Treatment Today

Learn about advances in cancer research, prevention, and treatment.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
CASCA-32
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What are you coded for?

Create your medical family tree, build a DNA molecule, and learn more about hereditary cancer. Participate in a trivia contest at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.
The Hereditary Oncology Prevention and Evaluation (HOPE) Program, The LIFE Center at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
CASCA-463

College AvenueBishop House Area

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Animal Cruelty and Environmental Awareness

Learn about the benefits of a plant-based diet, as well as animal cruelty and environmental destruction.
Rutgers Veg Society
CABH-265
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Dental Kit Drive

Make a dental kit complete with toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, and a card, to be donated to a New Brunswick shelter.
United Muslim Relief (UMR)
CABH-82
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DNA Design

Design your own strand of DNA.
Association of Undergraduate Geneticists
CABH-391
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Filipino Martial Arts

Learn the art and self defense styles of Filipino Martial Arts.
Rutgers University Filipino Martial Arts
CABH-116
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Makeup and Manicures

We seek to empower senior women by providing free manicures and makeovers to local women living in senior homes. On Rutgers Day, get a free makeover or manicure for yourself!
GlamourGals
CABH-149
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Medical Board Game

Learn about our club and test your medical skills with Operation.
SEBS Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Society
CABH-73
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Prescription Drug Awareness on Campus

Learn how we spread awareness about prescription drugs and take preventative measures to maintain a safe campus community.
Prescription Drug Abuse and Overprescription Awareness (PDAOA)
CABH-399
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Public Health: Health and Wellness

Make model germs out of play dough and slime, and see how germs spread.
New Jersey Public Health Association
CABH-339
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Running Trivia

Test your knowledge about the world of running, and learn about the training, races, and events we have to offer.
Rutgers Running Club
CABH-417
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Veterans Trivia Table

Play a trivia game to win prizes! Learn more about veterans health, mental health awareness, and how you can help your local veterans.
Veterans 4 Warriors - Rutgers Enactus
CABH-341

College AvenueVoorhees Mall Area

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Be the Change! Equity Challenge

Learn how NGOs distribute resources in an equitable and fair way, and play pin the vaccine on the patient.
GlobeMed
CAVM2-403
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Combating Ageism: "Popping" Myths of Aging Game

Roll a die to select a myth and fact about aging. "Pop" the myth to win a prize–POPcorn or a lolliPOP.
Programs on Aging, MSW Certificate in Aging & Health
CAVM1-474
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Get Your Jersey On!

We're celebrating the 150th anniversary of college football this fall! Pick up free team schedule posters, ticket info, block R magnets, temporary tattoos, and interact with student-athletes.
Rutgers University Division of Intercollegiate Athletics
CAVM2-140
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Mindful Minutes

What is mindfulness? How can we use it? Why should we care? Learn more about it and how to do it.
Office of Communications and Marketing, Graduate School of Education
CAVM3-462
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Planning Healthy Communities–NJ and Beyond

Learn how we've trained students in urban planning, public policy, public health, and health administration.
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
CAVM3-137
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Saint Peter's Teddy Bear Clinic

Attention, kids! Come and play doctor using Saint Peter’s teddy bears. Parents, obtain health information in pediatric services.
Saint Peter's Healthcare System
CAVM1-564
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Title IX and Ending Sexual Violence

Participate in activities to learn more about the Title IX Office and the End Sexual Violence Committee.
The Office of Student Affairs Compliance & Title IX
CAVM1-430

Cook/DouglassPassion Puddle Area

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50 Years of Nutrition Education in New Jersey!

See cooking and nutrition demos from each of the past five decades. Taste the food and experience the evolution of nutrition!
NJ Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
CDPP-454
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Autism Awareness

Spin the wheel and win prizes by learning more about autism. Get a temporary autism awareness tattoo to show support.
Applied and Academic Autism Services, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology
CDPP-53
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Child Seat Inspection Station Information Table

Is your child's car seat installed correctly? Learn about inspection stations available at Rutgers and more.
University Public Safety, Rutgers University Police Department
CDPP-299
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Dorm Room Fire Demonstration

See simulated fires throughout the day. At 2 p.m., see a live fire demo showing how sprinklers can save lives.
Rutgers University Emergency Services
CDPP-103
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Eating Together - Eating Well and Exploring Home Food Preservation

Discover the many benefits of eating together as a family through an interactive display. Learn about home food preservation and take a pic in our photo frame.
Department of Family and Community Health Sciences, Rutgers Cooperative Extension
CDPP-68
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How To Use a Fire Extinguisher

Learn a life-saving skill.
Rutgers University Emergency Services
CDPP-102
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It's All about Lentils

Sample the Minty Chicken Lentil Burger and Scarlet Knight Juice!
Harvest Cafe,
Institute of Food, Nutrition & Health
Dining Services
CDPP-65
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Know Your Body Composition

Measure your body composition and find out what it means.
Nutritional Sciences Graduate Program
CDPP-282
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Know Your Limits–Interactive Learning About the Effects of Alcohol

Try on the "drunk goggles" and see how your perception changes under the influence.
Center of Alcohol Studies, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Center for Communication and Health Issues: RU SURE Program, Rutgers University Police Department
CDPP-143
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Make Before You Waste D.I.Y. Activities

Learn about the importance of recycling and protecting the Earth while crafting a creation from recycled goods.
Collegiate 4-H
CDPP-500
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New Jersey Suicide Prevention Hopeline

The Hopeline is a free, confidential 24-hour hotline available to all New Jersey residents, staffed by mental health professionals, paraprofessionals, and peer support specialists.
Rutgers Behavioral Health Sciences / University Behavioral Health Care / National Call Center
CDPP-400
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People Puzzles

Uncover fun facts about what people do, think, and feel (and why!).
Department of Sociology
CDPP-39
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Rutgers Youth Anxiety and Depression Clinic

This low-fee outpatient youth specialty program focuses on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) treatment of child and adolescent anxiety and depression.
Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)
CDPP-58
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Rutgers-Horizon Fitness Challenge

Learn to squat before you jump, run before you race, throw before you play ball, and most importantly, learn how to fuel yourself to do it all!
Center for Health and Human Performance (CHHP), Institute for Food, Nutrition, and Health (IFNH)
CDPP-389
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Telephone Recovery Support (TRS)

We provide confidential weekly telephone support calls to peers seeking recovery.
Rutgers University Behavioral Health Center
CDPP-397
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The Psychologist is In

Download our Snapchat GeoFilter to take photo booth pics, make your own stress ball, and assemble a bag of coping items.
Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology
CDPP-216
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Weather Bear

Marine Science Building, front lawn
Dress the weather bear appropriately for the weather, and win a prize.
RU-tv WeatherWatchers
CDPP-379

Cook/DouglassLoree Building Area

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Douglass Not Alone

Lot 78
Understand our focus on women's mental health through activities and flyers.
Douglass Residential College
CDLBA-438
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Re-energize with Kinesiology and Health

Go head-to-head with a Rutgers athlete to learn about the dynamics of human movement.
Department of Kinesiology and Health
CDLBA-234

Cook/DouglassFarm Area

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High-Speed Horses

Red Barn
Watch a horse run on a high-speed treadmill, and learn about our research.
Rutgers Equine Science Center
CDF-43
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Pet the Puppies

Meet and pet our Seeing Eye puppies in training, learn more, and support our club.
Department of Animal Science
CDF-61
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ScreenNJ and the Inflatable Colon

Tour the Giant Inflatable Colon to get up close and personal with your lower intestines, and learn about colorectal cancer screening and prevention.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Department of Cancer Health Equity, ScreenNJ Program
CDF-62
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Tour the Equine Lab

Red Barn
Tour the Equine Exercise Physiology Lab, get an equine anatomy lesson with “Wishbone,” the center’s life-size articulated equine skeleton, and learn about the Equine Science 4 Kids program.
Rutgers Equine Science Center
CDF-42

Cook/DouglassRed Oak Lane Area

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Hunger Games

Participate in a clementine eating contest, the chubby bunny challenge, and other games to learn about food insecurity.
Student-Organized Rutgers Against Hunger
CDROL-135
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Nutrition Facts Game Wheel

Answer three questions about nutrition and win a prize.
Rutgers University Nutrition Club
CDROL-25
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R U Nutty! Rutgers Hazelnut and Dogwood Breeding

Show off your nut knowledge and win a hazelnut tree.
Department of Plant Biology
CDROL-13
Continuous

The Cook Organic Garden Club

Purchase a plant and spin the wheel to learn about plants and gardening. Get a seed to plant!
Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources
CDROL-107
11:00 a.m.

Plant Staking for Raised Beds, Pots, and Gardens!

Floriculture Greenhouses
Staking tomatoes isn't always fun, but learn how it can be easier!
Department of Plant Biology
CDROL-385
12:00 p.m.

Horticultural Therapy

Floriculture Greenhouses
Understand the role plants can play in healing, rehabilitation, or training for individuals with special needs.
Department of Plant Biology
CDROL-316
2:30 p.m.

Edible vs Poisonous

Floriculture Greenhouses
Ever see a macadamia or cashew plant? One nut is near impossible to open, the other is poisonous when raw. Find out which is which on this tour of edible and not-so-edible plants.
Department of Plant Biology
CDROL-369
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