CoreFest 2012

In the midst of the finals period, 90.3 The Core FM put on an outdoor music festival where students could take a break and rock out to a variety of bands. The outdoor stage featured groups such as The Waffle Stompers, Cotton, Mirrors and Wires, and The Vigor. 90.3 The Core FM collaborated with coLAB…

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Stroll or Die Competition

The Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Incorporated presented their 4th annual Stroll or Die Competition in early April 2012. The classic party walk competition included performances by various fraternities and sororities from all over campus. The event also featured dance performances from a high school squad ranked number two in the country as well as other…

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The “Write” Way to an Internship

Kimberly Yang is always armed…with her favorite Mario Badescu products, of course. The 20-year-old student is the Marketing and Social Media Intern at the celebrity skincare line. Double majoring in Marketing and Journalism and Media Studies, Yang hopes that this internship will be the gateway to a rewarding career. Currently a sophomore, Yang saw a…

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A Night with the Military

At the end of each school year, military personnel gather together at the Military Ball to celebrate tradition and to remember history. Members from the Army and the Air Force, dressed in their finest garb, celebrated with a reception, formal presentation, dinner, and dance. This year’s guest speaker was Eric LeGrand who shared his battles…

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Passion for Fashion

RU Fashionistas consists of students that share an interest in fashion that strive to promote the latest trends in the industry to the Rutgers community. Laura Pulgarin, president of RU Fashionistas, started the organization with co-president Stephanie Castano and has been working to expand the organization and their ideas.  “We want to bring together people…

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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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Eating Healthy On Campus

For James Thomas, a fat sandwich from the grease trucks just doesn’t cut it. Through proper diet and exercise, the sophomore and exercise science major has transcended above the dietary habits of an ordinary college student. After a positive response from photo postings of his meals online, Thomas created a Facebook page, in high hopes…

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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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Making Waves on the Airwaves

Wow, time flies. While typing my reflection of 90.3 the Core, I can’t help but smile and realize how far along we’ve come together as an organization. It feels like just yesterday, a group of us on the executive staff were working on conducting a live three-day broadcast from the All Points West Festival in…

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