Growing Up Green: 1941-2015 : Freshman Beanie

Freshmen bought a beanie with the year of their expected graduation when they registered for classes.  The beanies were worn at the beginning of the fall semester and to the first football game. 

Freshman Beanie

This photograph shows a Freshman Beanie, which was often the first thing a student purchased on campus. This beanie has "48" embroidered on the front, representing the student's expected graduation year.  Gift, Courtesy of Chris Osburn.