HC Serves Series

As part of the Honors College mission to develop service-minded global citizens in search of a career with purpose, the HC Serves Series is held every semester and is designed to introduce students to all types of community service and civic engagement. Join us for programs including service opportunities, reflection, and other programs focused on giving back and engaging in the community.

Support and Service

Monday, April 2, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join the Service Assembly for More Love Letters writing, the opportunity to pitch your service program ideas, and light refreshments! More Love Letters is a global organization that ues the power of social media to write and mail letters to strangers all over the world in need of suppot, encouragement, and guidance. Students will receive one HC Serves hour for participating.

Blood Drive

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 -
4:00pm to 10:00pm

Join the Honors College Student Advisory Board and the New York Blood Center and give back to those in need by donating blood! Students are encouraged but not required to sign up for a specific time to donate.

Appreciation for the Department of Transportation

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 -
8:00pm to 9:30pm

Rutgers has the second largest transportation system in New Jersey, and thousands of students ride the buses every day. Our bus drivers often go unacknowledged for their efforts serving students and community members in New Brunswick. Join the Mentors in Residence and Community Liaisons in making appreciation gifts for the Rutgers bus drivers! A little bit of kindness can go a long way. All participants will earn HC Serves hours.

Swab for Stem Cells

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

Join the local charity Kier’s Kidz and the Community Liaisons for a stem cell drive! Learn about stem cell donation and the Kier’s Kidz Foundation and donate - all it takes is swabbing the inside of your cheek with a cotton swab. It’s an easy and fun way to help the live of children and young adults with cancer. All who donate will receive a treat and one HC Serves hour!

RU Gardening?

Saturday, April 7, 2018 -
12:30pm to 5:00pm

Do you like spending time outdoors and want to give back to our community? Spend an afternoon outdoors by volunteering at the Rutgers Gardens! Students will receive 4 HC Serves Hours for volunteering.


Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 8:40am

 Interested in health and wellness, the environment, and want to make a positive impact in New Jersey? Join the Honors College Student Advisory Board for the second annual HC CARES Day! Students will travel to one of three community partners across New Jersey for community service projects, including fencing in bird nesting grounds at the beach, packaging medical supplies, and more. Students will receive HC Serves hours for participating.

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