It barely got above 40 degrees, but that didn’t keep Beloiters from happily strolling around campus with ice cream cones. Or running bare-legged in the Turtle Trot, for that matter. Even Apple, our favorite campus guide-dog-in-training, earned a Turtle Trot T-shirt.
Crowds gathered in the 609 Quad for carnival games and a Blink 182 band, and in the Field House for the ever-popular Martial Arts Club demonstration, featuring none other than our turtle-in-chief—fresh off a morning run around Riverside Park, where it was remarked by one runner that our spry leader is “hard to keep up with!”
And, despite the cooler temps, signs of spring were still evident, as seen below.