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    Graduation Ceremony - Ever Heard Of This Tradition?

    The undergraduate ceremony will also feature the passing of the "Ram's Head" from 1983 senior class president Kevin Drury ('83 ag business) to 2008 senior class president Jesse Truax ('08 health and human perf). The Ram's Head is an architectural artifact salvaged from the Old Main fire of 1902 that is ceremonially passed every 25 years. It will eventually be housed and displayed in the new ISU Alumni Center.


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    Re: Graduation Ceremony - Ever Heard Of This Tradition?

    Never ever heard of that... That's strange and cool all at the same time.



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    Re: Graduation Ceremony - Ever Heard Of This Tradition?

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    The undergraduate ceremony will also feature the passing of the "Ram's Head" from 1983 senior class president Kevin Drury ('83 ag business) to 2008 senior class president Jesse Truax ('08 health and human perf). The Ram's Head is an architectural artifact salvaged from the Old Main fire of 1902 that is ceremonially passed every 25 years. It will eventually be housed and displayed in the new ISU Alumni Center.
    I'm kinda of excited to see this happen. Nothing beats a good ol' fashioned Ram's head exchange.



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