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Archives and Special Collections presents an exhibit of photographs highlighting over a hundred years of the University’s annual event, Picnic Day.   *Featured Image from 1909 Picnic Day
Welcome and welcome back to all the new and returning members of the campus community! With the start of a new academic year there is always a flurry of activity as students jump headfirst into new classes, new surroundings, new activities and new friends. In the midst of all this
September 27, 2017 • Jenny Hodge
In celebration of the annual Pajamarino tradition which occurs tonight, here’s a flashback to how the event looked 100 years ago in 1916. The University Farm Agricola provided the following account of the October 13, 1916 rally: “As for the rally program itself, it was entertaining, pleasing and hilariously
October 14, 2016 • Sara Gunasekara
Today, we flashback to the tank rush held one hundred years ago on September 23, 1916. The photos of the event below are from the scrapbook in the Harry Hazen Papers. The tank rush tradition dates back to at least 1913 when a class “fight” took place at
September 23, 2016 • Sara Gunasekara
On this, the first day of instruction of the fall quarter, Gerome says Welcome Aggies! This week he presents the publication titled, Welcome Aggies which served as an orientation handbook for new students. Published during the 1950s-1960s, it contained information about orientation week, housing, traditional activities, ASUCD, campus
September 24, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara