Latest News for Student Organization and Campuswide Programming
In preparation for participating in Merrimack College programming during COVID-19, we ask student leaders and the Merrimack community to refer to living on campus section of the return to campus handbook. For
any additional assistance please contact our OSI staff: firstname.lastname@example.org
Get Involved - Virtually!
Looking for something to do while you are at home? OSI put together a few ideas to keep you entertained.
Have you always wanted to become the next Martha Stewart or Gordon Ramsey? Now is the time! Check out these FREE online cooking classes to perfect your skills. Traeger Grills is also offering a weekly video series called Traeger Kitchen Live. Tune in to get tips on your favorite grilling recipes!
Do you miss going to the gym and attending fitness classes? Planet Fitness is bringing the gym to you with their free in-home workouts. CorePower Yoga is also offering free yoga on demand to help you relax and recharge! Downdogapp is also free for students looking to practice at home.
National Parks Tour
Now you can visit 31 of the worlds National Parks without even leaving the couch! Google Earth is offering free virtual tours that will make you feel like you are actually there.
Do you need a cute and cuddly distraction? The San Diego Zoo is offering live viewing of various animals. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is also offering webcams of all your favorite aquatic animals!
Feel like channeling your artistic side? The Metropolitan Museum of Art has a virtual tour that lets you explore highlights from different collections. The Museum of Science is also offering virtual live streams and educational sessions.
UCLA Health provides opportunities to practice mindfulness meditation for any level. Take advantage of this to wind down after a busy day of classes and meetings.
Virtual Escape Rooms
Put your brain power to the test and with virtual escape rooms.
Coloring is proven to help reduce stress and anxiety. Download adult coloring pages to relax and destress.
Many artists are moving their concerts online for viewing. Billboard Magazine has a list of shows you can tune into virtually.
Host a Netflix Party
Netflix is hosting a free extension on chrome. Add it to your browser and host a watch party with your friends!
Long Distance Movie Night
Gaze allows you to host a long distance movie night with your family and friends!
Broadway Shows & Musicals
Watch your favorite broadway plays and musicals for free from the comfort of your own home.
OSI is here for you!
Connect with the Student Involvement staff on Zoom and through our social media channels. Happy Zooming!
Check Out a Club or Organization
We make it easy for you to get involved at Merrimack. More than 60 student organizations means there’s something for everyone.
Join One of Our Intramural Teams
Play sports like soccer and hockey in our intramurals program offering more than a dozen leagues, tournaments and special events.