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Welcome, spring!


Often heard before they are seen, a blue jay makes its presence known on campus.
Often heard before they are seen, a blue jay makes its presence known on campus.
Buds bursting with promise
Buds bursting with promise
Bob-bob-bobbin' along
Bob-bob-bobbin’ along
A welcome flash of green
A welcome flash of green
Redbird + blue sky = a cardinal combination
Redbird + blue sky = a cardinal combination

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.”
Charles Dickens,
“Great Expectations”

No one quite knows what to expect during March in Pennsylvania, but Wednesday’s vernal equinox brought optimistic signs that the season between that fictional “winter” and “summer” has, in fact, arrived.
Photos by Rachel A. Eirmann, student photographer

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