Schedule of Events

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Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events

Family Weekend 2021: Bringing the Electrifying Brown and Gold Spirit to You

 

We are excited to invite you to Family Weekend 2021! This year’s Family Weekend will offer various virtual and in-person events for you and your family to enjoy. Family Weekend provides parents, siblings, and other family members the perfect opportunity to experience Rowan, meet other families, and spend time with your student. While the virtual aspect of Family Weekend this year is not new to us, we are confident that we will make the 2021 Family Weekend one to remember with the Rowan Thrive spirit.

Please note that some of the events listed below require a fee and/or have limited capacity, so we urge you to register as soon as possible. We thank you for your flexibility and understanding. 

For more information, please contact us or call 856-256-4596 (Mondays - Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.).

 


The SHOP 

In place of a registration fee, this year we are encouraging families to support The SHOP. Please visit https://sites.rowan.edu/theshop/index.html to learn more about The SHOP, which is Rowan’s on-campus food pantry and resource center available to students in need. You can encourage your Rowan student to drop off donations of non-perishable food items, toiletries, and hygiene products to The SHOP to show your support for our student community, or you can make a financial contribution.

Donations may be dropped off either at The SHOP (Rowan Blvd Apts. – Room 141, Building 5) or at the donation carts located in the Chamberlain Student Center alongside the Information Desk.

Please visit https://sites.rowan.edu/theshop/donating.html to learn more about the various ways in which you can donate.


 

Barnes & Noble Bookstore Hours

Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

 


Thursday, September 23, 2021

Fifty Shades of Green: A Financial Spin on “The Game of Life”

TIME: 1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Office of Admission’s Presentation Room, Room 245, Savitz Hall
FACILITATOR: Josue Velez, Associate Director - State Programs & Customer Services, Financial Aid
EVENT TYPE: Free hybrid event sponsored by the Office of Financial Aid

Light green, dark green, new or old, what does your money say about you?  Are you closing or widening your financial gap? Learn about budgeting, credit, financing, completing the FAFSA application, and applying for Rowan University’s scholarships, while also being financially stable.

 

 

FEATURED HYBRID EVENT
Rowan Experience Panel

TIME: 3:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Office of Admission’s Presentation Room, Room 245, Savitz Hall OR ONLINE
FACILITATOR: Dr. Drew Tinnin
EVENT TYPE: Free hybrid event sponsored by the Division of Student Life

Rowan leaders will provide an update on campus life for parents & family members. Panelists include:

Matthew Beck, Student Government Association president
Dr. Kevin Koett, Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students
Dr. Rory McElwee, Vice President for Student Affairs

 

 

Virtual Tour of Westby Gallery’s Art Faculty Exhibition

TIME: 7 p.m.
ONLINE EVENT
EVENT TYPE: Free event sponsored by the Art Department

Art students will showcase our current gallery exhibition of faculty work.

 

Observatory Open House

TIME: 8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
LOCATION: 4th Floor, Science Hall
FACILITATORS: Rowan Students in the Physics and Astronomy Club
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Physics and Astronomy Club Members

Join us for observing the evening sky through telescopes during our Observatory Open House nights. Physics and Astronomy Club members are on-site to operate the telescopes and guide visitors to view Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, double stars, the Ring Nebula, and the Andromeda Galaxy.

 

RAH Presents Heroes vs. Villains 

TIMES: 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. 
LOCATION: Chamberlain Student Center Pit
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by Rowan After Hours (RAH) and Chamberlain Student Center & Campus Activities (SCCA)
You must arrive with your Rowan University student who can authorize guests with their Rowan ID card

Are you a villain or a hero? Come find out and join RAH in a night filled with your favorite heroes and villains from DC, Marvel, and much more!

 


Friday, September 24, 2021

Museum of Anthropology at Rowan University

TIMES: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
LOCATION: Robinson Hall, room 205
FACILITATOR: Dr. Maria Rosado, Professor of Anthropology, Anthropology Coordinator, and Cocurator MARU
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Have fun while learning about human origins, the megafauna, origins of animal domestication, primates, cultures, and more! MARU holds diverse exhibits that include archaeological artifacts, human osteological and megafauna collections, and an extensive human evolution series! Anthropology faculty will be on hand to give tours and answer questions.

 

The Adventure Starts Now: Let’s get you abroad!

TIME: 2 p.m.
LOCATION: Chamberlain Student Center, Room 144A
PRESENTER: Laura Kahler, Advisor for Education Abroad
EVENT TYPE: Free event sponsored by the International Center

Studying abroad may be one of the most beneficial experiences for a college student. By studying abroad, students have the opportunity to study in another country and take in the allure and culture of a new land and its people. Study abroad can prepare you effectively for a career in an increasingly global marketplace and expand your vocational horizons. The practical cross-cultural skills that you develop overseas, your exposure to diverse cultures, your resourcefulness and flexibility, and your initiative, can set you apart from other candidates competing for positions in graduate and professional schools or jobs with companies and organizations. Join us for an informative yet fun session where we discuss the opportunities our students have to to embark on this once-in-a-lifetime experience all while earning Rowan credit!

 

Nurturing Faith Through College & Beyond: A Workshop on Developing & Exploring Spirituality/Religion

TIME: 3 p.m.
LOCATION: Evergreen Hall - Interfaith and Spiritual Exploration Center, first floor OR ONLINE
FACILITATOR: Rachael Owen, President of The Episcopal Church at Rowan University (TEC@RU)
EVENT TYPE: Free hybrid event sponsored by the Office of Social Justice, Inclusion, and Conflict Resolution (SJICR) 

During this new transition of heading to college, we all tend to think about many different things about success during college. Even amongst all the uncertainties and exciting possibilities that college offers, having a sense of faith can help guide us and discover our purpose during our college years. Join us in this workshop led by Rev. Ben Maddison, Priest of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Wenonah, NJ. One of many authors of Daily Grace: The Mockingbird Devotional, Volume 2, & Rev. Becky Zartman, Canon Missioner for Welcome and Evangelism at Christ Church Cathedral in Houston, Texas, and co-author of Belovedness: Finding God (and Self) on Campus, as we learn more about the best practices of exploring & developing spirituality and faith during college. Would you please join us at Evergreen Hall - Interfaith and Spiritual Exploration Center, first floor - and online through Zoom. If you’re interested in attending, please fill out this form

 

Office of Social Justice, Inclusion, and Conflict Resolution (SJICR) Open House

TIME: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Hawthorn Hall, Second Floor
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Office of Social Justice, Inclusion and Conflict Resolution (SJICR)

Several of SJICR's Affiliated Cultural Student Organizations or frequent flyers will be displayed so attendees can hear from Rowan students and learn more about how to get involved! Participants may join us for a tour of the Center that will provide them with information on the learning opportunities we offer in the area of Global Citizenship, Leadership, and Identity Development.

 

How to Create a Killer LinkedIn Profile That Will Get You Noticed

TIME: 5 – 6:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Kopenhaver Career Resource Library, Office of Career Advancement, 2nd Floor, Savitz Hall
FACILITATOR:  Andrew Duffy, Associate Director, Office of Career Advancement 
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Office of Career Advancement

Whether you are job or internship hunting, gathering leads, or networking in your career field, having a professional, eye-catching LinkedIn profile is an excellent idea to make sure that you can be found by the right people at the right time.  Come learn how to complete your LinkedIn profile in a way that appeals to prospects that are quickly scanning to see if you have what they need.

 

Suit-up: Dress For Success

TIME: 7 – 8 p.m.
FACILITATOR: Ruben Britt
LOCATION: Kopenhaver Career Resource Library, Office of Career Advancement, 2nd Floor, Savitz Hall
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Office of Career Advancement

Presentation is everything and a number of job searchers today miss out on landing a job because they are not dressed appropriately for the interview. Come learn from the experts from the Office of Career Advancement on how to dress appropriately for an interview and unlock the doors to your career success.

Remember, you never a get a second chance to make a first impression. So, check out Suit-up: Dress for Success!

 

Planetarium Show “Laser Floyd: The Wall”

TIME: 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Edelman Planetarium's laser light shows combine music from your favorite bands with stunning and immersive laser imagery. 

In The Flesh?
The Thin Ice
Another Brick in the Wall (Pt. 1)
The Happiest Days of Our Lives
Another Brick in the Wall (Pt. 2)
PLUS MORE!!!

 

Planetarium Show “Laser Floyd: The Wall”

TIME: 8:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Edelman Planetarium's laser light shows combine music from your favorite bands with stunning and immersive laser imagery. 

In The Flesh?
The Thin Ice
Another Brick in the Wall (Pt. 1)
The Happiest Days of Our Lives
Another Brick in the Wall (Pt. 2)
PLUS MORE!!!

 

RAH: Family Weekend Bingo 

TIME: 9 p.m. – 12 a.m. (BINGO begins at 9:30!)
LOCATION: Chamberlain Student Center Pit
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by Rowan After Hours (RAH) and Chamberlain Student Center & Campus Activities (SCCA)
You must arrive with your Rowan University student who can authorize guests with their Rowan ID card

Did someone say bingo?! Join RAH at our very first Bingo of the semester for your chance to win some great Prof-themed prizes! Family members are welcome to attend this event as a part of Family Weekend. 

 


Saturday, September 25, 2021

Registration and Welcome

TIME: 9 – 11:30 a.m.
LOCATION: Oak Grove, Across the street from Chamberlain Student Center
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Offices of Orientation & Student Leadership Programs and Student Enrichment & Family Connections 

We are also collecting donations to The SHOP at our registration location on Saturday.

 

WGLS-FM Radio Station Q&A

TIME: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Bozorth Hall
FACILITATOR: Derek Jones, Station Manager, WGLS-FM
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by WGLS

Ask about Rowan’s very own radio station! WGLS-FM is a regional radio service with a potential audience of almost 1.2 million people and has won over 245 national and regional awards since 1993. The broadcast covers South Jersey, parts of Philadelphia, and Delaware. WGLS-FM is licensed to the Rowan University Board of Trustees and is a non-profit organization. Twenty-four hours a day, a staff of independent volunteers broadcast various musical, cultural, educational, entertaining, and informative programs of interest to Rowan University and surrounding communities.

 

Kids Book Reading

TIME: 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
LOCATION: In person at the bookstore children’s section, Barnes & Noble - Rowan University Bookstore
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Barnes & Noble - Rowan University Bookstore

 

Queer Voices: Promoting LGBTQIA+ Experiences at Rowan

TIME: 11 - 11:30 a.m.
ONLINE EVENT
EVENT TYPE: Free online event sponsored by Queer Voices

Come learn about Queer Voices, a project created to amplify the presence of LGBTQIA+ individuals at Rowan University through portrait photographs and interviews, as well as an overview of LGBTQIA+ resources and organizations on campus. 

 

 

FEATURED IN-PERSON EVENT
The Oak Grove-Hollybush Family Street Festival

TIME: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
LOCATION: Oak Grove, Across the street from Chamberlain Student Center
EVENT TYPE: In-person event sponsored by the 2021 Family Weekend Committee

We invite you to participate in our family tradition, attracting more than 1,200 Rowan University family members and visitors each year. Our family-friendly event offers food; informational tables; wellness exhibits; an arts and craft fair; entertainment; Alumni Corner; "Retro Corner;" and supports our nonprofit student organizations' fundraising efforts.


💉Flu Shots available 💉

Flu Shots will be offered 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Chamberlain Student Center 144 - don't delay, get yours today!

  

A Well-Being Lifestyle for Health: Plant-Based Nutrition and Eating

TIME: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Chamberlain Student Center 221
COORDINATOR: Nicholas Mazza, Campus Nutritionist, Gourmet Dining LLC
EVENT TYPE: Free event sponsored by Gourmet Dining

Are you interested in changing your diet, learning about the health benefits of going vegan or vegetarian, and improving your health? Then join us for plant-based nutrition and food presentation.

 

Ingredients for a Great Career: Exploring OCA Services and Resources

TIME: 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
LOCATION: Kopenhaver Career Resource Library, Office of Career Advancement, 2nd Floor, Savitz Hall or ONLINE EVENT
FACILITATOR: Dr. Alicia Monroe
EVENT TYPE: Free hybrid event sponsored by the Office of Career Advancement

Join us to learn about Rowan University’s Career Advancement center, alumni and community networks and the many ways for students to make lasting, valuable career connections. Take an interactive tour and talk with students who have participated in career development opportunities, internships, externships, job shadowing and more with the professional world. 

 

Rock Painting

TIMES: 12 noon and 3 p.m.
LOCATION: In person at the bookstore children’s section, Barnes & Noble - Rowan University Bookstore
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Barnes & Noble - Rowan University Bookstore

                           

 

Dr. Harley E. Flack Mentoring Open House

TIME: 12 noon
LOCATION: Hawthorn Hall, 2nd Floor
FACILITATOR:  Dominique Pierson
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Office of Social Justice, Inclusion, and Conflict Resolution (SJICR)

Join the Harley E. Flack Mentoring program as we connect and hear more about the work of the program and the exciting opportunities to come.

 

Hollybush Tour

TIME: 12 noon – 2 p.m.
LOCATION: Hollybush Mansion
FACILITATOR: Denise Williams, Secretary, History Department 
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the History Department

Join members of the Rowan History Department for a tour of the Hollybush Mansion! Hollybush has a long and varied history, first as the home of the prominent Whitney family of Glassboro in the mid-1800s, the site of a US and Russia Cold War Summit in 1967 and later as a part of Rowan University.

 

How to Make Ice Cream at Home Demonstration 

TIME: 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Outside of the Main Entrance, Rowan Hall
FACILITATOR: Society of Women Engineers
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers

Explore the science behind making homemade ice cream using liquid nitrogen! Engineering and chemistry can be used in everyday life, such as making delicious desserts. Feel free to add some toppings to your ice cream and enjoy a quick presentation about the club, as well as interesting statistics about women in engineering.


 

The Cashore Marionettes "Simple Gifts" 

TIME: 2 p.m.
PRESENTER: Marie Rader Presenting Series, College of Performing Arts
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $20 general admission; $15 for Rowan students, Rowan employees, Rowan alumni, senior citizens, military; $10 youth (12 & under). Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Unmatched in artistry, grace, and refinement of movement, the internationally acclaimed Cashore Marionettes redefine the art of puppetry. In Simple Gifts, Joseph Cashore presents a series of touching and poignant scenes taken from everyday life and set to stunning music by composers such as Beethoven, Vivaldi, Strauss, and Copland. Through a combination of virtuoso manipulation, beautiful music, theatrical illusion, and artistic insight, the original vignettes presented in Simple Gifts provide an entertaining and sensitive vision of what it is to be human. The performance explores a range of emotions with characters and actions that are amazingly convincing. The marionettes are engineering marvels and the quality of movement is extraordinary.

This program is recommended for ages 8 and up, and runs 60 minutes with no intermission.

 

Finance Lab Demonstration 

TIME: 2:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Trading Room, Business Hall
FACILITATOR: Dr. Jia Wang, Professor of Finance
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Rohrer College of Business 

Business Hall, equipped with the Rowan University Trading Room, provides students an opportunity to apply their knowledge of financial markets in a realistic setting. The main component of the trading room is the 12 Bloomberg Terminals, a state-of-the-art tool used by industry professionals to access real-time market data, news, and analysis for over 174+ countries and 360+ exchanges. Bloomberg Terminals feature a 24/7, global financial services system with over 20 years of company financials and market data.  

Experience using the Bloomberg Terminals and managing a portfolio that provides students with a real competitive advantage in the marketplace.​

 

Profs In the Kitchen

TIME: 3:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Glassworks Eatery, Holly Pointe Commons OR ONLINE
FACILITATOR: Dr. Drew Tinnin
EVENT TYPE: Hybrid event sponsored by Gourmet Dining: for in-person attendees, students may use their Guest Meal credits for family members to access Holly Pointe Commons

Rowan students, faculty, and staff will share some of their favorite fall dishes that you can make at home or on campus. Register in advance to receive recipes from our featured "chefs" and cook along with us!

 

Planetarium Show “Birth of Planet Earth

TIME: 4 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Discover the twisted tale of our planet's origins. Scientists believe that our galaxy is filled with solar systems, including up to a billion planets roughly the size of our own. The film employs advanced data-driven, cinematic-quality visualizations to explore some of the most critical questions in science today: How did Earth become a living planet in the wake of our solar system's violent birth? What does its history tell us about our chances of finding other worlds that are genuinely Earth-like?

During this 1-hour program, we will point out which planets and constellations will be visible in the night sky.

 

Planetarium Show “Big Astronomy

TIME: 5:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

To study the vastness of space, you need extra-large equipment. Explore Chile's giant telescopes and meet the people behind the lenses in the Edelman Planetarium's newest planetarium show. In Big Astronomy: People, Places, Discoveries, journey to three world-class observatories in Chile's rugged Andes Mountains and arid Atacama Desert—remote, extreme regions that happen to have the perfect conditions for astronomical research. Along the way, you'll meet an inspiring cast of astronomers, engineers, technicians, and support staff who keep these mega-machines running.

During this 1-hour program, we will point out which planets and constellations will be visible in the night sky.

 

Planetarium Show “Laser Michael Jackson

TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Edelman Planetarium's laser light shows combine music from your favorite bands with stunning and immersive laser imagery. Michael Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century and one of the greatest entertainers in the history of music.

Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough
The Way You Make Me Feel
ABC 
Black Or White
Thriller
PLUS MORE!!!

 

FEATURED IN-PERSON EVENT
Rowan University Men’s Soccer vs. Rutgers-Newark Game

TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Soccer Complex, Main Glassboro Campus near Recreation Center
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 (adults) $3 (children 2-12, senior citizens). No advance sales - tickets available at the gate starting at 6 p.m. Students are free with ID. 
Sponsored by the Athletic Department.
 

 

Planetarium Show “Laser Michael Jackson

TIME: 8:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Edelman Planetarium's laser light shows combine music from your favorite bands with stunning and immersive laser imagery. Michael Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century and one of the greatest entertainers in the history of music.

Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough
The Way You Make Me Feel
ABC 
Black Or White
Thriller
PLUS MORE!!!

 

Rowan University Fall Comedy Show

TIME: 9 p.m., doors open at 8 p.m.
LOCATION: Esbjornson Gym
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $10.00 per student with their Rowan ID (students may purchase 4 tickets maximum for $10 ea.; students must purchase tickets for your family in advance at the Student Center Information Desk); $25.00 per faculty/staff/Rowan Alumna (2 ticket maximum); Rowan University students, faculty and staff may purchase tickets that the Student Center Information Desk (cash, credit, and Rowan Bucks accepted); Alumni tickets may be purchased online.

Tickets will be available beginning Friday, September 17th at 2 p.m. Ticket sales will END at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 24th. TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR.

Please join Rowan After Hours (RAH) & the Student University Programmers (SUP) from the Chamberlain Student Center & Campus Activities for our annual fall comedy show. This year’s show will feature popular actor, producer, comedian, writer and film director Marlon Wayans . Beyond his sold out comedy shows, Wayans’ films have grossed over $1-billion in the global box office and he’s best known for his roles in popular films such as White Chicks, Scary Movie, Scary Movie 2 and his 2018 Netflix special “Woke-ish” among so many other features. Wayans brings with him special guest, Alex Moffat. Moffat is a New York-based actor, stand-up, writer, and current cast member on Saturday Night Live.

This show is open to Rowan University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and of course, parents & families! Please note since the show is occurring indoors, masks will be REQUIRED for all those in attendance. Additionally, guests must be 18 years or older to attend. Questions? Email Melissa Ulmer at ulmer@rowan.edu.

 


Sunday, September 26, 2021

 

Make Art!

TIME: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Westby Hall
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Art Department

Art is about community and working together, join us in Westby for a hands-on making event led by current art students! All ages welcome. 

 

Family Weekend Blackjack Walk

Time: 11 a.m.
PRESENTER: Andrew Havrisko, Assistant Director, Intramural Sports & Special Events
LOCATION: Student Recreation Center
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by the Campus Recreation


Enjoy a 1.5 mile walk around the campus, where you will collect giveaways relating to the 6 dimensions of well-being from Rowan Thrive along the way.  Return to the Rec Center where you’ll be dealt one blackjack hand for a chance to win prizes. Participants may start the walk anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at the Student Recreation Center main entrance.

  

Rowan Community Music School Ensembles Drop-In

TIME: 12 noon – 9 p.m.
FACILITATOR: Dr. Elizabeth M. Guerriero, Director, Community Music School & Educational Partnerships
EVENT TYPE: Free event sponsored by the Community Music School

For middle school and high school students! Observe or try out the Theatre & Dance Academy (students & Adults), Rowan Youth Orchestra, Rowan Youth Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, Atlantic Youth Brass Band, Rowan Youth Jazz Orchestra, and Rowan Youth String Orchestra.

Note: Sunday participants MUST register at the Community Music School link to receive music in advance of attendance.

 

Church in the Woods In-Person

TIME: 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Outside Wilson Hall
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by (TEC@RU) 

Come for this contemporary outdoor worship service as we celebrate the Holy Eucharist together at Wilson Hall Outdoor Theatre. Everyone is invited! Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, or something to sit on during the service. 

 

 

Planetarium Show “Family Show - The Magic Tree House: Space Mission

TIME: 2 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $2 per person. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Families with young children may want to take advantage of our shorter family shows - only 30 minutes long - and just $2 per person! Family shows are offered at 2:00 pm on Sundays. Show titles change monthly, so take advantage of all our family-friendly programming!


 

Queer Voices: Promoting LGBTQIA+ Experiences at Rowan

TIME: 2 - 2:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Hawthorn Hall 204
PRESENTER: Emerson Harman (they/them)
EVENT TYPE: Free in-person event sponsored by Queer Voices

Come learn about Queer Voices, a project created to amplify the presence of LGBTQIA+ individuals at Rowan University through portrait photographs and interviews, as well as an overview of LGBTQIA+ resources and organizations on campus. 

 

Planetarium Show “Spacepark 360

TIME: 3 p.m.
LOCATION: Fredric and Jean Edelman Planetarium, Science Hall
EVENT TYPE: Ticketed in-person event - $5 for adults, $3 for children, seniors, and Rowan students. Advance ticket sales will be available on our website.

Spacepark360 is designed to recreate the experience of amusement park thrill rides — roller coasters, pendulums, inverters, and more. Seen from the rider's perspective, audiences experience the apparent motion from the visual display while reveling in the surrounding music and sound effects that accompany the scenes. There's no narration, no science education standards or curriculum objectives; just some wild ride experiences, fantastic music, and a ton of fun!

 


 


Thank you to our campus partners: 

ALUMNI ENGAGEMENT • BARNES & NOBLE • EDELMAN PLANETARIUM • GOURMET DINING • HISTORY DEPARTMENT • MUSIC DEPARTMENT • OFFICE OF CAREER ADVANCEMENT • SOCIAL JUSTICE, INCLUSION & CONFLICT RESOLUTION • ORIENTATION & STUDENT LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS • PARENT & FAMILY CONNECTIONS • ROHRER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS • CHAMBERLAIN STUDENT CENTER & CAMPUS ACTIVITIES • CAMPUS RECREATION • WGLS-FM RADIO STATION • MUSEUM OF ANTHROPOLOGY AT ROWAN UNIVERSITY • EDELMAN FOSSIL PARK • WELLNESS CENTER • DIVISION OF STUDENT LIFE