Kids of all ages celebrate season at Spring FestWEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -
Returning favorites included exhibits and activities from more than 25 Purdue colleges and departments. Highlights included the 44th annual School of Veterinary
Medicine Open House, which featured zoo animals and exotic breeds, and the Bug Bowl.
New this year was the Purdue Fashion Association's J'adore la Mode Fashion Show where student designers enrolled in an apparel design and technology course showcased a year's worth of garment designs.
Gretchen Mann, 4, from Indianapolis, cautiously gets to know a tropical millipede with the help of Purdue sophomore Justine O'Neill, a psychology major from Valparaiso, Ind., at the Purdue Bug Bowl Insect Petting Zoo, part of the annual Spring Fest celebration that took place April 14-15 at Purdue. (Purdue News Service photo/David Umberger)
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Thomas Kennell, 8, from West Lafayette, gets a demonstration of seismic shock and earthquake magnitude from Gordon Emore, a Purdue doctoral candidate in earth and atmospheric sciences from Lafayette. The demonstration was part of the annual Spring Fest celebration April 14-15 at Purdue. (Purdue News Service photo/Dave Umberger)
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