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In Retrospect

Rites of spring

thumbnail imageBy Becky Simmons, RIT Archivist

RIT’s Spring Weekend began at the downtown campus in the 1950s and grew to be one of the largest and most important social affairs of the year for students. Staged by students, hundreds were involved in planning the weekend, with others taking part in the skits and carnival. One of the biggest events of the weekend featured Rose Bowl-sized floats and ... (more)