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Rutgers African-American Alumni Alliance (RAAA) Homecoming Weekend Reception with Alonzo Adams

Date & Time

Friday, October 13, 2023, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.




Zimmerli Art Museum

71 Hamilton Street New Brunswick, NJ, 08901


Presented by the Rutgers African-American Alumni Association.

Free and open to Rutgers communities.

young Black person kneeling at starting line of a race

Alonzo Adams, "The Start," 1979. Oil on canvas. Courtesy of the artist. © Alonzo Adams.

The Rutgers African-American Alumni Association (RAAA) kicks off Homecoming Weekend with a gathering at the Zimmerli Art Museum to connect and celebrate the accomplishments of fellow Scarlet Knights. Enjoy a tour of the new exhibition by Rutgers alum, Alonzo Adams: A Griot’s Vision.

Enjoy hors d’oeuvres while mingling with alumni from an array of student organizations, as well as celebrate the 50th anniversary of the West Indian Student Organization (WISO).

Visit the RAAA Homecoming/Reunion Week website for reception details, as well as all activities from October 6 through 15!

Free visitor parking is available by pre-registration at go.rutgers.edu/zamparking1013. Registration allows you to park in Lots 11, 16, 26, 30, & College Avenue Deck. Until this process is completed, your vehicle is not registered and you may receive a citation.Special event parking and special event permits are only for visitors to the university and does not include free metered parking. Faculty, staff, and students must park only in lots where they are authorized to park. Please note, this is a unique link for this event and not valid for any other dates or events.

  • For directions to campus parking lots, search by the lot number on the Rutgers map.
  • Lot 16 is the closest to the Zimmerli, located behind the museum. For directions, you also may use the address 536 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, which is the building located next to the lot entrance.