Male students from residence halls on the College Avenue campus competed in the College Avenue Campus Rutgers Residence Hall Association’s “Mr. College Ave” yesterday in the Multipurpose Room at the Rutgers Student Center. Attendees donated money under their candidate’s name. All proceeds go to the Rutgers Dean of Students Emergency Funds.
Members of the New Jersey Public Interest Research Group protested yesterday on the steps of Brower Commons on the College Avenue campus as a part of their campaign to end global warming. More than 12 percent of students at the University signed a petition to ask President Barack Obama to take action on the issue.
Malachy Quinn, a School of Arts and Sciences senior, performs magic tricks and plays with yo-yos yesterday at the Cook?Campus Center, for the Rutgers University Programming Association’s “All the Skills I Wish I Had” event. Students were able to learn new skills that different people presented.
Members of the One Billion Rising movement danced on the steps of Brower Commons on the College Avenue campus in an effort to increase awareness about violence against women. The movement is a global initiative created by Eve Ensler, author of “The Vagina Monologues.”