Random Acts of Kindness Day - Section contents

Celebrating kindness at the Parkville campus.

"You can’t rewrite history, but you can impact the future."
  • When: Thursday October 10 2019, 9.00am–3.00pm
  • Where: Parkville campus, various locations

Scholarships, research support, financial grants, first-class facilities, and a plethora of mentoring opportunities – we have all benefitted from the philanthropic support shown by Melbourne alumni and friends. To celebrate the kindness shown by the University community, Student Impact is paying it forward by hosting their second Random Acts of Kindness Day. Keep an eye out for our Impact Ambassadors and partners as they carry out a series of good deeds and fun activities around Parkville campus.

What will be happening?

Let's ketchup!

South Lawn, 12-2pm

Catch up with your mates while munching on a delicious plant-based BBQ hosted by Melbourne Arts Student Society and Folding Our Futures.

Run in association with Folding Our Futures and the Melbourne Arts Students Society.

Folding Our Futures logo.

Melbourne Arts Students Society logo.

You are a-glaze-ing!

Concrete Lawn, 12-2pm

Tell someone just how amazing they are! Grab yourself a doughnut and write a thank you card to someone who has positively impacted your Uni-experience, whether it be a friend, staff, or alumni.

Kindness library

Professors Walk (by the Baillieu Library), 12-2pm

Inspire kindness by writing down good deeds to do on campus and contribute to our Acts of Kindness library. To say thank you, you’ll receive a Student Impact notebook to help you in your studies!

Wheel of kindness

1888 Lawn (outside ERC), 12-2pm

Ever wanted to play wheel of fortune? We’ve got something better! Spin the Wheel of Kindness for your chance to score yummy treats and prizes.

Sweeter than sweet

South Lawn, 12-2pm

Could fairy floss get any sweeter? Yes! Habitat for Humanity is hosting a cotton candy sale and donating their proceeds to a worthy cause on campus. Make sure to stock up on some sweetness for those SWOTVAC cravings!

Run in association with Habitat for Humanity.

Habitat for Humanity logo.

Muffin compares to you

Various locations, 2-3pm

Cross your fingers! Impact Ambassadors will be handing out free cupcakes at surprise locations across campus.

Pay it forward

Everywhere, all day

We’re inviting you to stand up for your fellow students by donating to Immediate Assistance for Students in Financial Need. This fund aims to help current students to overcome unexpected financial difficulties and gain the stability needed to excel in their studies.