June 22, 2019

Spring Day

Since the 1970s, Beloit students have celebrated one entire day to honor the arrival of spring.
  • Students celebrate Holi on Chapin Quad by tossing colored powder into the air. The Holi festival of colors, which also celebrates spring, originated in India.
    Amanda Lundgren Urish

On a Wednesday in late April known as “Spring Day,” everyone gets a day off from classes just for fun before gearing up for the last intensive weeks of the spring semester. In 2019, in addition to the food trucks, a bubble pool, water slide, and games of all kinds, students celebrated Holi on Chapin Quad by tossing colored powder into the air. The Holi festival of colors, which also celebrates spring, originated in India.


Also In This Issue

  • Film editing beckoned Lynne Southerland’74 to Los Angeles after Beloit and she’s been productive in the industry ever since.

    A Storyteller’s Animated Journey

    more
  • Mentors, More Basic Elmo Sightings, and a Legacy of Paddling

    more
  • Anne Elizabeth Moore

    Anne Elizabeth Moore, Beloit’s 29th Mackey Professor

    more
  • Between The Seasons, By J. Michael Kearsey’71, Berkshire Snow Music, 2018

    Between the Seasons

    more

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read our Web Privacy Policy for more information.

Got it! ×