#RUGlobalAtHome: Virtual Global Resources
Learn a new language, visit a museum, tour the world... Rutgers Global is highlighting alternative ways to "go global" from the comfort of your own home. We're also compiling recordings of our online events in case you missed them, or want to view them again. #RUGlobal
Last updated 11/5/20.
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Virtual Event Recordings
Rutgers Global has presented a number of online events since the spring of 2020. If you've missed one, be sure to check out our YouTube Channel Playlist.
Read Around the WorldView the List
Read Around the World
While we're all much more limited in our ability to travel these days, it's a nice reminder that a good book can transport you anywhere. Check out this list from Great Big Story of 20 books you can re...
Virtual Field Trips & Live Cams
The power of video and virtual reality allow you to travel the world, right from your couch.
18. Window Swap
19. City Live Cams
Virtual Museum Tours & Collections
• Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton
• Montclair Art Museum, Montclair
• Newark Museum of Art, Newark
• Physick House Museum, Cape May
• Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton
• Rutgers University Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick
• Pergamon Museum
• Guggenheim Bilbao Museum
• Uffizi Gallery
Kansas City, United States of America
• American Jazz Museum
• The Olympic Museum
Mexico City, Mexico
• National Museum of Anthropology
• Nairobi National Museum
São Paulo, Brazil
• Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP)
Seoul, South Korea
• National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art
Virginia, United States of America
• NASA Langley Research Center
Washington D.C., United States of America
• National Gallery of Art
• National Women’s History Museum
• Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Travel-Themed Board Games
The Scarlet Knight's Amazing Race Around the World - Follow the clues to find the Knight and bring him back to Rutgers!
Sagrada: Board game themed around La Sagrada Familia glass windows in Barcelona. Players create their own glass windows while adhering to the game rules.
Forbidden Desert: Team members are stranded in the middle of a desert and must work together to escape it before running out of food and water.
7 Wonders: Board game centered around the ancient 7 wonders of the world. Participants have to grow their civilization through different ages of the past.
Explore the World: Board game that incorporates trivia questions about the world.
Concerts & Orchestral Performances
• Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
• New York Philharmonic Orchestra
• Colorado Symphony – “Ode to Joy”
• Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest – “Ode to Joy”
• Berklee College of Music – “What the World Needs Now”
• Broadway Actors Lip Sync – “One Day More”
• Chino Hills High School Chamber Singers – “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”
• Global Couch Choir – “(They Long To Be) Close to You”
• La Casa del Cine MX is offering a number of Mexican and International films, available to everyone to stream free.
• Here’s a list of 161 science documentaries you can stream right now with no membership.
Learn a New Skill
• Take virtual yoga, barre, pilates and other fitness classes with Rutgers Recreation
• Learn how to draw from 20+ YouTube Channels
• Learn ballet from the masters at the English National Ballet with virtual classes on Facebook.
Learn a New Language
All this time at home is the perfect opportunity to master a new language. Check out this list from LinguaLift of the 10 best language learning apps.