For a lot of you students summer is officially over. Your move in day had come and it’s time to get ready for the upcoming hurdles Rutgers life will throw at you. Hopefully, you all went to the very exciting and informing New Student Orientation where you not only make new friends with various Freshman… More Class of 2020 Get Ready!
The longest day in my life, a journey from across the globe, that I earned it brought chills of excitement about the place I always wanted to be in. Apart from the immigration process, the landing at JFK, traveling to the Garden state and arriving in the peaceful beauty of Springfield made an overwhelming statement… More The Rutgerian Chronicles – Great American Dream
This is it. This is where it begins for so many new bright-eyed students, including myself. Orientation was a blast and I’m pretty psyched about my schedule. If you’re a prospective student, you don’t have to worry about choosing the right classes for your first semester, your awesome deans will take care of that for… More Rutgers Class of 2020
Hey everyone! My name is Mariam Khan and I will be an incoming freshman this fall! I’ve decided to run a blog all about the various fashions I witness around campus and what styles are currently “in” right now. I think it’s important to put a focus on the ways that people express themselves and… More Campus Clothing Culture
For us first year students we are quickly approaching move-in day and what marks the beginning of our college experience! August 31st is right around the corner and it’s time to cram in shopping for dorm room supplies. However, as the first of my family to go away to a university I am baffled as… More Countdown to Move-in
You’re new to Rutgers, the semester is about to begin and you have no idea where to start. You are probably thinking it is tough enough getting your class schedule together and figuring out the campus areas, but with a school as large as Rutgers you can bet there is a lot more to learn.… More Benefits of New Student Orientation
Hey guys! I’m Melissa, majoring in Communications, and I’ll be a senior in the fall! I know I’m getting old… Don’t remind me. Anyway, when summer comes around, most college kids pack up all their stuff and head home for the short few months we have off! Even if you live 5 minutes down the road… More Summer at Rutgers!
If you’re looking to meet new friends, learn a skill, or help people — or if you just need something to do once a week after school — I highly recommend that you join a club. Admittedly, I’m biased because I’m the president of one, but I think my point stands. Look at this thing:… More Join a Club! (Or Organization)
As the semester nears an end, it is safe to say that I have learned a lot this year. I learned how to do the menial, dreaded task of laundry without my mom’s help. I learned how to plan out my meals so I do not starve during my lectures. I have learned how to… More An End is Near: Lessons from Freshman Year
“The role of a great leader is not to give greatness to human beings, but to help them extract the greatness they already have inside them” (J. Buchan). Upon reflecting on my experiences in the first year fellowship and as a freshman student at Rutgers in general, I have found that I have grown and… More Reflection on Leadership