7
autumn
2013
arches
News, trends, history, and phenomena from the campus
move-in day
A little something
from home
Ugh. The things required to set up a resi-
dence. But then there are the things one
needs,
and there are the things one
allows
the little reminders of home. On move-in
day for freshmen we asked new
Arches
intern
Ian Fox ’14 (he introduces himself on page
9
of this magazine), when he wasn’t working
as a Passages leader, if he’d try to intercept
families portaging goods in sweaty trips up
and down flights of stairs from parking lot
to rooms and ask new students what tokens
of transition they might have carried with
them from home. Here’s what he found:
Anne Shirey ’17
Hometown: Edmonds,Wash.
Hall:Todd/Phibbs
Brought: A Seattle Mariners gnome, which she
got attending a game at Safeco Field.
Peter Nicholls ’17
(
here with roommate
Jensen Handwork ’17)
Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
Hall: Anderson/Langdon
Brought: Mom’s homemade cookies.