Duck Away from Finals
Fall 2023 Edition
What's the Duck?
When and Where?
Free Yoga and Meditation Classes at Asana Soul Practice
Take a moment to relax with Asana Soul Practice. You must register and reserve a spot in order to attend! Visit the registration page to sign up and learn more. Sponsored by the NJ Office of the Secretary of Higher Education.
Sep, 2023 - Aug, 2024
Hoboken Studio: 411 Jefferson St, Hoboken, NJ 07030
Jersey City Studio: 124 1st Street Jersey City, NJ 07302
Study with a Buddy
Reserve a quiet office in the career center for up to two-hours to study for final exams. Maximum two students per office. Coffee, water and snacks provided by the career center. To request a study space please submit this Study with a Buddy - Fall Final Exams Form. Sponsored by the Career Center.
Nov 28 - Dec 22
The Career Center, Howe 6th Floor
Stress Less with the Samuel C. Williams Library
The staff of the Samuel C. Williams Library and our pets are here to provide a stellar array of services to support you during finals! Visit the library's stress-less page to learn about library pet messages, activity tables, the stress-less guide and more!
Dec 15 - Dec 22
DIY Air Plant Holder
Come relax with clay modeling. Choose an air plant and create an air plant holder such as a pinch pot for your new green friend. Email [email protected] to reserve a spot. First come first serve while supplies last. Sponsored by Student Health Services.
Tues, Dec 12, 1-3pm
Martha Bayard Hall Room 107
Meditation & Mindful Breathing
Join Liliana Delman, Director of Student Culture and Belonging, for an introduction to meditation practices and conscious breathing techniques. Immerse yourself in a peaceful atmosphere, rejuvenate your mind, and discover the transformative power of mindfulness for enhanced well-being.
Tues, Dec 12 & Dec 19, 5-6 pm
Intercultural Space (UCC 212)
De-Stress with CAPS
Enjoy snacks and arts and crafts in a relaxed environment with therapists from CAPS
Wed, Dec 13, 11-1pm
UCC Commons 2nd Floor
Dough-nut Worry, Be Happy!
Doughnut and coffee giveaway. A finals kickoff event! Sponsored by Graduate Student Life.
Thu, Dec 14, Time TBD
The tradition continues! Fuel up for finals with tasty treats served up by some of your biggest staff, faculty and administration fans! Sponsored by the Office of Residential Education and the Office of Residential and Dining Services
Thu, Dec 14, 9:30pm - 12am
Pierce Dining Hall
Flow and Let-Go Yoga
Join the Student Wellness Peers for a peer-facilitated online yoga session from Asana Soul Practice. Limited mats supplied (BYO if you can!)
Fri, Dec 15, 12pm
Skyline Lounge (Howe 4)
Duck away from finals and work on a jigsaw puzzle! Feel free to stop by or stay for a while. Sponsored by the Office of Student Culture and Belonging
Fri, Dec 15, 1-2pm
Take a break from studying and play some games that can help you some basic American Sign Language signs! Sponsored by the Office of Disability Services
Fri, Dec 15, 3-4pm
UCC 2nd Floor, Room 207
Coffee and Donut Break!
Start your day off right with a quick pick-me-up from your friends at CAPS (while supplies last)
Mon, Dec 18, 9am
DIY Essential Oil Sprays & Meditative Art - Mandalas
Make an aromatherapy spray to help you relax, sleep, and meditate. Meditative art will also be available. Drawing mandalas is relaxing and improves focus. Hang your work of art in your room or gift it for the holidays! Sponsored by Student Health Services.
Mon, Dec 18, 12-2pm
UCC 2nd Floor, Room 207
Color and Cocoa
Come to the UCC Student Commons to color Stevens themed coloring books and enjoy some hot cocoa and treats to destress from finals! Sponsored by Student Life.
Tues, Dec 19, 2-5pm
UCC Commons, 2nd Floor
Mindfulness Meditation with Coach Arik
Halfway through finals? Find some inner peace with Coach Arik as he guides you through a mindfulness meditation session. Sponsored by Stevens Athletics.
Wed, Dec 20, 10-11am