Student Activities

Virtual Activities and Programming

Looking for something to do from the comfort of your home? We’ve got a few ideas to keep you entertained!

Have some ideas for us to share on this page?  Send an email to activities@hendrix.edu


*Please note that these sites are not managed by the college and may not meet campus accessibility requirements.  Some may also require the Adobe Flash player.
  


Virtual Classes

  • Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems - Join Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence at Home for a live daily doodle lesson at 12:00 pm CST. Videos will be available on the Kennedy Center YouTube channel. 

  • Missing group fitness classes or going to the gym? Check out the Planet Fitness Facebook page for live-streamed daily workouts several times a day.  Are you more into Yogo?  Check out CorePower Yoga page for some wonderful, free content!

  • If you'd like an introduction to mindfulness meditation, UCLA has downloadable guided meditations here!


Virtual Tours and Museums

Experience the world's best museums from the comfort of your couch!. Check out these sites to go on virtual tours of different museums and specific exhibits.

The Louvre

National Gallery of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea

Van Gogh Museum

National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City

British Museum


Check out some cool places around the world from National Parks to National Landmarks 

Go on a virtual field trip to Ellis Island


Take a live look at Colonial Williamsburg 

Tour England through this 360 video

Virtually discover Yellowstone National Park and 5 other National Parks thanks to virtual reality (and Google)!

Talk a walk on the Great Wall of China

Check out the view from Pompeii through Google Maps 

Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover


Just want a cute and cuddly distraction? Check out several different animal live cam options from watching silly sea otters and curious elephants or just mellow out to the hypnotic drifting jellyfish.
 

San Diego Zoo


Monterey Bay Aquarium 

Smithsonian’s National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute 

Atlanta’s Zoo Panda Cam

Georgia Aquarium 

Ouwehand Park Polar Bears

Explore Live Cams 


More fun things to do!