RUPA Media: Party At The Puddle

We had fun grillin’ and chillin’ at Passion Puddle for our annual Party At The Puddle. Our field day theme brought us back to elementary school with tug-of-war, kan jam, life sized pong and more! With live music from local bands and food catered by Twin Oaks there was plenty to do. And if that…

RUPA Insider: Party At The Puddle

Hey friends! My name is Bill Nye… jk lol, my real name is Tray’von Norwood and I am an Assisstant Director for Traditions and Community. You may be wondering “what is that and what do you do?” Well I’ll tell you. RUPA’s Traditions and Community, otherwise known as T&C, is in charge of planning the…

RUPA Presents: Ice Cream Trucks

05.01.17 — [ALL CAMPUSES] — What better way to celebrate the end of the semester than with FREE ICE CREAM! If you are in need of a sweet treat to prepare for finals, come find our ice cream truck. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook as we visit all 5 campuses for updates on times and…

RUPA Insider: Hot Dog Day

As a member of the Traditions and Community committee, I am tasked with planning traditional, community building events around Rutgers. Going to such a large university has its ups and downs. Despite the huge population of students it’s very easy to feel alone. That’s where Hot Dog Day comes in. It is one of RUPA’s…

RUPA Media: Hot Dog Day

The best day ever came back! Hot Dog Day 2017 was an amazing day packed with adventure. Our Survivor theme included three different inflatable competitions and a rockwall. Not only that, but the first 500 people to complete the activities won a survivor buff. Our selection of hot dogs included beef, vegetarian, halal, and kosher. We…

RUPA Media: Denim Day

We had a fun night strutting down the runway, rocking denim clothing, supporting the end of sexual violence and assault. RUPA, Rutgers No More, and VPVA came together to create the first ever Denim Day fashion show to coincide with the Denim Day Campaign. Denim Day is a sexual violence prevention and education campaign. The campaign…

RUPA Insider: Denim Day

The Denim Day Fashion Show was a brand new event that the Traditions & Community committee put together this spring with the help of RUTGERS NO MORE and The Office of Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance (VPVA.) Part of Rutgers’ participation in Denim Day, an international protest against rape, the event’s goal was to raise…

RUPA Presents: Party At The Puddle

04.27.17 — [DOUGLASS, PASSION PUDDLE] — Start off finals right with our annual Party At The Puddle! Come celebrate the end of the semester with some great food, music, and games. Enjoy this throwback to the best day in high school: FIELD DAY! The party at Passion Puddle starts at 3PM! Field Day activities include: –…

RUPA Presents: Hot Dog Day

04.20.17 — [COLLEGE AVE] — Do you have what it takes to SURVIVE Hot Dog Day? Help RUPA celebrate one of our biggest traditions with fun games, exciting challenges, and of course FREE hot dogs. Our Survivor theme comes jam-packed with excitement. Race against your friends in three different inflatables or battle it out in a…

RUPA Presents: Denim Day

04.04.17 — [CASC, MULTIPURPOSE ROOM] — Come out to a Denim-themed fashion show to help raise awareness to end sexual violence on campus! Cosponsored with Rutgers No More, this fashion show supports the nationwide campaign of Denim Day. Enjoy The Vagina Monologues performed by VPVA, as well as, a free reception right after the show. The…

RUPA Media: Indoor Roller Skating

We had a fun night of Indoor Rollerskating: Jersey Boardwalk Edition! Our Boardwalk theme came packed with carnival games, sand crafts, and some favorite boardwalk snacks including popcorn, cotton candy, french fries, and funnel cake. We also had henna tattoos provided by DIYA, a student organization, and airbrush t-shirts. Here are some cool shots from an…