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A freshman’s first Full Moon

No, this is not an erotic rave but instead an annual campus tradition. Full Moon on the Quad (FMOTQ) began as a quaint tradition in the early 1900s when senior boys would present freshman girls with a flower before giving them a kiss on the cheek as a chivalrous way to welcome them to the Farm. Over the years, FMOTQ has evolved, but still helps welcome freshmen to the community.

Clothing exchange, art gallery brighten Old Union basement

Most Stanford students have probably never been to the Old Union basement, but Friday afternoon they will be able to witness its transformation from a storage space to Union Underground, a new student “art and sustainability collective.” The space is the brainchild of many students involved in a number of sustainability-focused groups on campus, particularly Students for a Sustainable Stanford (SSS) and Green Living Council (GLC).

Bring it on

Students seeking fun and free t-shirts gathered at Old Union yesterday for the second annual Battle of the Classes. The event, put on simultaneously with Global Street Food in White Plaza, included activities like four square, tug of war, dunk tank and eating contests. (LUIS AGUILAR/The Stanford Daily)