Blackout 2012

Check out this fun video to get everyone pumped for the Rutgers Blackout game against UCONN on 10/6.

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By Zack Morrison

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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Uberman: A Superhero Musical

Produced by College Avenue Players and written by recent Rutgers graduate Alex Ashrafi, Uberman, explores the compex and interrelated themes of love, hate, jealousy, and lust.

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To learn more about their upcoming shows or how to get involved with College Avenue Players, visit their website.

 

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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