Therapy Dogs Come to Help Students De-Stress
Therapy Dogs from Creature Comfort Pet Therapy came to campus on May 1, 2017 for some stress relief for students during Finals Week.
Job Opportunities Fair Connects Students with Recruiters
Students looking for part-time work or to make extra income were invited to attend the Opportunities Fair on April 18, 2017 to meet with job recruiters from a variety of organizations. This event was sponsored by the Cahill Career Development Center.
Workshop: 3D Printing
Associate Professor of 3D Design and Animation, Ann LePore, held a 3D Printing workshop on April 20, 2017. LePore discussed why objects are now being printed in 3D and the different materials that can be used, including ceramics, plastic and chocolate. The event was sponsored by the Instructional Design Center.
Tick Talks to Take a Bite Out of Lyme Disease
On April 19, 2017, to join the national discussion about Lyme Disease, three Ramapo students shared their stories of illness and diagnosis. This program also aimed to spread awareness on Lyme Disease and to understand this awful and often misunderstood disease. Attendees were encouraged to enter the “Take a Bite Out of Lyme” Challenge to share facts about the disease.
25 Trees Planted to Celebrate Greek Life and Campus Sustainability
The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life and Ramapo Green are working together to bring better sustainability to our campus. On April 27, 2017 campus was invited to the area between the Grove and the Village to witness the planting of 25 trees native to the Ramapo land. Each tree will represent the 25 Greek Organizations that are on this campus and inspire growth.
The Pilgrim Pipeline and the Ramapough Lunaape Nation
In an effort to spread awareness on the oil pipeline that is to be built close to campus and through Ramapough Lunaape land, a member of the Ramapough Lunaape Nation, Owl came to campus on April 17, 2017 to speak about the pipeline and their experiences. Geography Professor Howard Horowitz also spoke about the environmental impacts of the pipeline.
Indian Street Food Demo
As a part of the Asian-Pacific Heritage Month, street foods from India were served in the Linden Lounge on April 24, 2017. A talk was presented by Asha Mehta and Shabnam Tobaccowala who discussed street foods from the north and south regions of India. For more information, please contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
World Expo 2017
The Ramapo College World Expo was on April 19, 2017 and featured student organizations, international foods, performances, prizes, and more!
Ghana Experiences: Ramapo’s SGA and Chorale
On April 17, 2017, the members of SGA and Chorale, who went on a 10-day trip to Ghana over Spring Break, gave a talk about their experiences, as well as a chorale performance.
Asian Men in the Media
Associate History Professor Tae Kwak hosted a discussion on April 13, 2017 regarding how Asian men are portrayed in the media, both historically and in today’s society.