Welcome To Overlook Hall!
Adjacent to the Scott Student Center, Birch Tree Inn Restaurant, The Atrium and Kameron Pond.
Overlook Residence Description
An eight story building, with elevator access, houses 295 students and contains four person suites comprised of two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a sitting room. Common rooms are furnished with a couch, chair, end table, coffee table, and TV cart. Bedrooms have bed, mattress, wardrobe unit with shelf, and drawer storage, desk, desk chair, and over-desk storage for each resident. Large floor lounges; Main open lounge with game area and large screen TV/DVD (1st Floor), study rooms, with adjacent dining/meeting rooms; Summer storage for international students’ belongings; Boardwalk bridge to Scott Student Center area; Hall office (1st Floor). There are two access points to Overlook, One on the 1st floor and one on the 3rd floor. Bedrooms, approx. 10′-9” x 20′
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The Overlook residents are required to have a meal plan.
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The Overlook is designated dry (alcohol is prohibited).
Gender Neutral Housing
Gender Neutral housing is available in The Overlook. Students must have earned at least 10 credits or above to participate.
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ResLife Programs Campus Calendar
The Beekeeping Club: Honey for Your Hunny
On February 13, 2018, the Beekeeping Club handed out bundles of honey sticks in the Fishbowl for students to give the sweetest Valentine's day gift of all: honey for their hunny!
President Mercer Delivers the State of the College Address
On February 14, 2018, President Mercer delivered the Spring State of the College Address. A copy of the address will soon be available on: www.ramapo.edu/president/
Annual Spring 2018 Career Fair
The Annual Spring Career Fair was held on February 8, 2018. The Career Fair gives students the opportunity to meet with representatives from a variety of companies and industries to find internship and career opportunities!
The World of Law with Martin Kafafian for the Law and Society Speaker Series
On February 5, 2018, the Law and Society convening group invited Martin Kafafian of the Beattie Padovano, LLC law firm for a talk and discussion on the USSC case of Carpenter v. United States. Carpenter v. United States focused on cell phone tracking and Fourth Amendment rights.
Ramapo’s Men’s and Women’s Swim Team Outswim WPU
On January 30, 2018 our Men’s and Women’s Swim Team took on William Paterson University at the Adele & Reuben Thomas Pool in the Bill Bradley Center in Mahwah, NJ. Both teams were victorious over William Paterson University. To check out the stats and learn more visit: www.ramapoathletics.com/news/2018/1/30/mens-swimming-coss... and www.ramapoathletics.com/news/2018/1/30/mens-swimming-rama...
Dying In Vein: The Opiate Generation
On January 31, 2018, The Center for Health and Counseling and the Student Government Association hosted a showing of the film "Dying in Vein". The film showcases a deeply personal exploration of opiate and heroin addiction through a cinema verite style that drops you directly into the lives of an addict in recovery, a couple trying to get clean, family grieving the loss of their son, and an emergency room physician trying to save one patient at a time. Through these stories, the film explores the contemporary belief of "living life pain free," and the shame and blame that exists around addiction. Keynote Speaker, Director Jenny Mackenzie, Ph.D., spoke after the film with a Q&A session.
People of Color Welcome Back Reception
The Office of Equity and Diversity Programs and Culturally Based Clubs and Organizations held a Welcome Back Kick-off on January 24, 2018 for campus to meet fellow students, faculty, staff, and alumni of color. All were welcome.
Meet the Greeks - Spring 2018
Students looking to join a fraternity or sorority this semester were invited to come out to "Meet the Greeks" on January 25, 2018. Meet the Greeks is an informational event where members from each of our 25 fraternities and sororities will be there to answer any and all questions about what being Greek at Ramapo means.
Additionally, there were performances by several of our fraternities and sororities. Any questions can be directed to Amanda Riehl, Coordinator of Fraternity and Sorority Life, at email@example.com
Learn to Ballroom Dance on Wednesdays
If you can walk, you can dance! These sessions on Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. this Spring 2018 Semester will introduce you to the world of ballroom dancing.Meet new friends, gain confidence and social skills, improve your fitness and forget about work for a while. Instruction will happen in a fun, lively atmosphere; you will be surrounded by happy, smiling people and awesome music. The basics of salsa, waltz, cha-cha, tango, and swing will be covered and soon you’ll be dancing with the stars. ramapoathletics.com/sports/2008/1/21/intramuralcalenderof...
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