Rutgers University Leadership and Experiential Learning
Monday 11/6/17 — The Great Meal Packing Challenge
7:30PM-9:30PM in the College Avenue Student Center – MPR
42.2 million Americans live in food insecure households, including 29.1 million adults and 13.1 million children. We can help! Join us for the Great Meal Packing Challenge – we are aiming to package over 25,000 meals! What a great way to give back to our community and collect service hours in the process!
*Co-Sponsored by Off-Campus Living & Community Partnerships
11AM-4PM on Morrell Street – College Avenue Campus
Does your team have the teambuilding skills necessary to make it through these tough challenges!? Stop by and test your skills on our portable teambuilding equipment! Register your team in groups of 3-4 and compete against other teams for your chance to be named Teambuilding Challenge Champions and win up to $200 for your organization!
Wednesday 11/8/17 — My Spoken Mark: Slam Poetry Open Mic
9-11PM in the College Avenue Student Center –Graduate Student Lounge
Come to the Annual My Spoken Mark Open Mic and watch student poets and rappers ignite the audience with their spoken word pieces about how they are challenging the status quo and the impact they want to leave on the world! The winner will get to speak at the Mark Conference!
It’s going to be a night of mic drops and inspiration that you won’t want to miss out on!
Thursday 11/9/17 — An Evening With Dr. Marc Lamont Hill
8PM in the College Avenue Student Center – MPR
As a scholar and award-winning author, Dr. Marc Lamont Hill facilitates discussions on culture, politics, and race as a host of HuffPost Live, BET News, and VH1 Live and political commentator on CNN. Join us to listen to Dr. Hill discuss the topic “Building Community in an Hour of Chaos” as part of Leadership Week!
Admission to this event is FREE and wristbanding will begin at 7:00pm. The lecture will begin at 8:00pm, followed by a Q&A session.
*Co-Sponsored by Rutgers University Programming Association
Hashtag your Rutgers pictures with #RutgersLeaders to have your picture included in our live mosaics that will be created throughout Leadership Week (November 6th-10th)! Stay tuned to see the final products of all the pictures shared by your fellow Rutgers Leaders!
You can also visit our locations below to have your photo taken by our photographers and add your printed photo to the mosaic yourself!
We hope to see you at our locations below from 10am-6pm:
Monday, November 6th – Douglass Student Center Tuesday, November 7th – Morrell Street, College Avenue Campus Wednesday, November 8th – Livingston Student Center Concourse Thursday, November 9th – Busch Student Center
*In Partnership with the Department of Leadership & Experiential Learning & the Department of Student Centers & Involvement.