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Daily Trivia at The Clubhouse Pub

October 24, 2021
October 25, 2021
October 26, 2021
October 27, 2021
October 28, 2021

The physical Clubhouse Pub may be closed but we still active on Facebook. Follow us at Rensselaer Union Clubhouse Pub for daily trivia questions provided by our hosts Andrew and Perry. There will be links to performances and other events of interest to pub patrons...maybe even a Wine & Dine. Be safe until we see you back in The Pub!

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RU Feature Fridays

October 29, 2021
November 05, 2021
November 12, 2021
November 19, 2021
November 26, 2021

Sing, dance, recite poetry, play an instrument? We want to showcase your talent every Friday during Rensselaer Union's "Feature Fridays." We know you have skills, so why not let us show you off to the RPI community?? Submit your videos to the BOX account labeled "RU Feature Friday" for a chance to be seen on the Union's social media. For more information: mcleac2@rpi.edu

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November 05, 2021 9:00 PM to November 07, 2021 11:00 PM

A Jam is a 48h contest of game creation. RPI GAME JAM highly encourage everyone to jam with others whom you may not have even worked with before. Jams provide a wonderful opportunity for collaboration and concentrated skill-improvement. Beginners are highly welcome (and faculty too), including those who may have never participated in a Game Jam before. If you want to participate, please join the discord : https://discord.gg/ZP8Uhgt9s5

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About The Union

The Rensselaer Union has the responsibility of overseeing several facilities on campus, many of these facilities and operations are housed within the Rensselaer Student Union, a building at the corner of Sage Avenue and 15th street, containing meeting rooms, businesses, dining, and social spaces. The Rensselaer Student Union is a place to study and attend special events or visit the RPI Bookstore or the Clubhouse Pub. In addition to the Rensselaer Student Union, Rensselaer Union manages fitness and weight training facilities and wellness programs at the Mueller Center, performance spaces in the RPI Playhouse, musical practice spaces in the J-Building, the Academy Hall dance studio and auditorium, and more. All of the Union Facilties include: 87 Gym, Armory basement Storage, Armory Rifle Range, J-Building Music Suite, Mueller Center, Academy Hall Auditorium and dance studio, West Hall Green Room, EMPAC Room Beta, RSA Garage, Ambulance Crew House, Crew Club Boat House, W2SZ Trailer, WRPI Media Suite, and the Rensselaer Student Union.


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Student Life

The Rensselaer approach to education prepares students for leadership and for life. Undergraduates can take advantage of extraordinary learning opportunites, including research, internships, and international programs.

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Campus Recreation

Students active in campus clubs and organizations, club sports, campus programming, student employment, and student government engage in experiential learning through hands on work with budgets, group coordination, conflict management, and overall personal and professional development. Rensselaer Union encourages all members to be active and engaged to better the campus community for all.

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The McNeil Room is both a dining facility and a multipurpose programming space for student organizations at RPI. Monday through Friday, visit during lunch for a rotating menu and standby favorites including sandwiches, soups, salads, and Thunder Mountain Curry. The McNeil Room also serves as a study space for many students around the clock.

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RPI Safe Ride Services

Safe Ride at Rensselaer provides students with a safe and free evening/late-night transportation Option

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The virtual comment box is monitored by the Union Executive Board Business Operations Committee. We meet on Mondays, at 8:30 PM (EST). We'd love to have you drop in! To learn more about us and what we do, please email Owen Cahan at: cahano@rpi.edu.