The Early Birds Get the Best Parade-Watching Spots
It’s a Homecoming tradition: Staking out the best spots from which to view the parade. We sent one of our interns out to get the stories behind the placesitters.
Name: Sarah Seiler, freshman from Phi Mu.
Shift: 10 a.m. to noon (and she’ll be back at 5 for the parade).
Location: West College, in front of Sovereign Bank.
Passing the time: “I Spy,” eating, and studying, as long as it stops raining so her books don’t get wet.
Float theme: “Up.”
Name: Jimmy Ryan, sophomore from a business fraternity.
Shift: 7:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Location: West College, in front of Café 210 West.
Passing the time: Talking, bonding.
Float theme: Shark Week.
Name: Tina Lu, freshman, Phi Beta Lambda
Shift: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: West College, in front of Qdoba Mexican Grill.
Passing the time: Trying to stay dry, talking, embracing the weather.
Float theme: The Great Gatsby.
Sarah Olah, intern