Annual Target Night

The annual Target Night is known for free swag, prizes and great vibes, and this year it definitely did not disappoint. As hundreds of students lined up to get inside of Target they were greeted with swag bags filled with all the college essentials. Throughout the night, an enthusiastic staff and great music helped to…

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Convocation: Welcome to the Scarlet Knight Experience!

Another summer has come and gone and it’s time to welcome the class of 2017 to the Rutgers community. First-year students entered the High Point Stadium where they were greeted with free t-shirts and began their journey by ringing the bell, symbolizing the start of their first year. Pre-convocation festivities included performances from various student…

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Audacity of Hope: Inspiring Environmental Change

The Students for Environmental Awareness at Rutgers University strive to make students aware of environmental issues going on around us. They attended the rally against the Keystone Pipeline in D.C, went to the Environmental Film Festival during spring break, volunteered to restore a beach, and are working on a campaign to have Rutgers divest from…

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Mr. & Mrs. Mediterranean

The Association of Mediterranean Organizations at Rutgers University (A.M.O.R) along with other organizations hosted Mr. and Mrs. Mediterranean this year. This charity event was held to raise awareness and funds for the children of Syria. Participants wore traditional outfits representing their country and went through a series of rounds in which judges scored each of…

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Cleaner Community, Better Environment: Scarlet Day of Service

The Scarlet Day of Service was a great way for over 400 students to volunteer around the Rutgers – New Brunswick community.  Not only did individuals participate in this event but Rutgers Greek organizations also took a huge part in participating as well.  It is always great to see students helping out to make their…

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Smiles, Memories, and New Beginnings!

This year’s convocation marked a historic day at Rutgers University, not only did we welcome the 250th class, but we also welcomed a new president: Dr. Robert L. Barchi. The new Scarlet Knights quickly embraced their newfound pride, as they entered the stadium they embodied the Rutgers tradition of ringing the bell; marking a new journey…

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An em[POWER]ed Community

The collegiate chapter of em[POWER] at Rutgers University offers a not-for-profit organization that focuses on community service through connecting the resources of Emerging Markets professionals worldwide to improve the conditions of their communities. They focus on investing in at-risk youth from the ages of 10-24 to provide them with the tools and resources that they…

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Dancing Into a New Confidence

In our very own College Avenue Gym, students learn about a major part of Latino culture, get prepped for international competitions, and gain confidence in a very unique way. Welcome to the fast-paced and intricate art of salsa dancing. RU Salsa is the university club dedicated to teaching and practicing this Latin tradition with over…

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Rising From the Ashes

Over the years, hundreds of students have found a second home at Gamma Sigma, the only co-educational, interfaith, inter-racial, social fraternity on campus. Following a strong policy of inclusion and acceptance, a few members share what it means to be a brother and how Gamma Sigma makes a difference in the Rutgers community. Golda Speyer…

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Jamming to Disney

With the stress of exams and upcoming project due dates, students need a break to relax and de-stress.  So when they had a choice to study or sing Disney songs during Karaoke Night, which did they choose? Karaoke, of course. Karaoke Night, hosted by the Rutgers University  Programming Association, was an amazing success. One of…

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Go Team Go!

The strategic play of the American Go Game is no challenge for the members of the Rutgers Go Club. Go not only gives current students a chance to play non-competitive games twice a week, but it has a growing fan base for alumnus of the organization.

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