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Tug of War at Crystal Springs, 1949
Tug-of-war; Traditions; Students at play; Student Activities; Campus Events;
The Freshman-Sophomore Tug of War competition, October 12, 1949. The losing team is being dragged through Crystal Springs Lake, with the Eastmoreland Golf Course visible in front of them.
Tug of war, 1937
Tug-of-war; Athletics; Campus Events; Student Activities; Students at play; Traditions;
Students being dragged through Crystal Springs Lake during a tug of war, 1937. The two teams are generally the freshmen against the sophomores.
Campus Day, 1985
Traditions; Trees; Student Activities; Campus Day; Campus Events; Canyon;
Student planting a tree during Campus Day, 1985.
Food for thought. By Patti MacRae '71.
Traditions; Student Activities; Students at Play; Food
Story about the tradition of feeding frenzy during reading week and its history. Started in 1993, its roots go back to the annual alumni tea from much earlier times.
The evolution of Epistemology Forever. By James Kahan '64
Traditions; Student Activities; Songs
Notes about the Epistemology Forever song which exists in many versions and is still anonymous.
Campus Day work with horses, 1913
Traditions; Student Activities; Photography; Campus Events;
Campus Day work across the canyon with a pair of horses to help, 1913. Most of the students and faculty are clearing ground with rakes or hoes.
Apocrypha: Nitrogen Day. By Raymond Rendleman '06
Traditions; Campus Events; Student Activities; Students at Play; Chemistry Department
Article about Nitrogen Day, always the Seventh Annual and held on a Thursday eight days before Renn Fayre. It was started about 15 years ago by a group of science majors on April 23, 1992, including Rob...
Campus Day faculty football skit, 1952
Traditions; Campus Day; Campus Events; Faculty, Groups and Activities; Football; Chapel Eliot Hall;
Campus Day skit from 1952. The faculty performed a skit in which they parodied the 1952 student football team, which won two games and tied one. Faculty members in football uniforms, from the left are:...
Hog wild. By Robin M. Tovey '97
Traditions; Boar's Head Procession; Student Activities; Campus Life; Songs;
Essay about Reed's annual Boar's Head Procession, its origin and recent celebrations.
Thesis student in the library, 1986
Thesis; Traditions; Students Studying; Hauser Memorial Library; Food; Campus Life; Books; Academics;
Reed student studying at a thesis desk in the library, 1986.
Thesis delivery, Spring 1963
Thesis; Traditions; Students - Groups; Campus Events; Eliot Hall; Staff;
A group of seniors are delivering their theses to the Registrar's Office, Spring 1963. Both staff members are seated in front of typewriters and wearing mortarboards.
Student at thesis desk, Spring 2010
Thesis; Traditions; Academics; Students Studying; Books; Hauser Memorial Library; Food;
A Reed student studying and eating at his thesis desk in the library, Spring 2010.
Tales of the tower. By Jim Kahan '64
Thesis; Thesis Parade; Traditions; Student Activities;
Article about thesis procedures, oddities, and entertaining stories including those of Edna Metcalf '15, Mary Barnard '32, Don Green '54, Leslie Mueller Stewart '64, and Olin K. Balch '73.
Student taking a break from his thesis, 1986
Thesis; Technology; Traditions; Students Studying; Sciences; Campus Life; Academics;
A Reed student resting near his thesis papers, circa 1986.
Thesis Parade, 1987
Thesis Parade; Traditions; Students at play; Music; Campus Events;
Thesis Parade with balloons, circa 1987. Students are playing trumpets and drums.
Thesis Parade in the library, 2006
Thesis Parade; Traditions; Students at play; Hauser Memorial Library; Music; Student Activities; Campus Events;
Student drummers marching through the library on the red carpet during the Thesis Parade, 2006.
Thesis Parade in front of Eliot Hall, 1986
Thesis Parade; Traditions; Students at play; Eliot Hall; Campus Events; Great Lawn;
Thesis Parade in front of Eliot Hall with balloons, circa 1986. The photo was taken from the roof of Eliot.
Thesis parade with falling papers, 1986
Thesis Parade; Traditions; Students at play; Campus Events; Hauser Memorial Library;
Thesis parade 1986. Students are congregating in front of the old west entrance to the library, and pages of theses are floating down from above.
Thesis Parade and bonfire, 2010
Thesis Parade; Traditions; Renn Fayre; Campus Events; Students at play;
Students celebrating during Thesis Parade, 2010. They are feeding the bonfire in front of the library with draft pages of their theses.
Eliot circular: we did it! By Anna Mann
Thesis Parade; Thesis; Student Activities; Campus Events; Traditions;
Image and note about the Spring/Fall Thesis Parade showing Jaine Powers '09.
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