Everything’s coming up pinwheels!

Everything’s coming up pinwheels!

Students lounge on Founders Green during Pinwheel day. Has spring really sprung? This crazy winter, which featured a snow shower on the official start of spring back on March 20 no less, had us fearing whether sunshine and warmer temps would ever reappear. But fear no...
It’s Finally Pinwheel Day 2014!

It’s Finally Pinwheel Day 2014!

As you probably know, it was an unusually long and snowy winter here at Haverford, as it was in many places across the U.S. (It will actually be recorded as the second snowiest in Philadelphia history with its almost 68 inches of snowfall!) At times it felt like...
A Look Back At Pinwheel Day

A Look Back At Pinwheel Day

Yesterday Founders Green was festooned with scores of pinwheels spinning in the sunshine to mark the unofficial start of spring. Students picnicked among the pinwheels, played Frisbee, and brought out instruments and stereo speakers to fill the Green with music. In...

Spring Has Sprung! Pinwheel Day 2013

  Though meteorologists, astronomers and almanacs tell us that the official first day of spring occurred with the vernal equinox back on March 20, it doesn’t quite feel like spring here on campus until Pinwheel Day.  (It hasn’t helped that...