BAS: Experiencing an Ole’ School Tradition in a New Way

Hi, I’m Shun Strickland and I’m super excited to serve as co-chair of the 2017 Black Alumni Reunion with Lindsey Leverett Higgins. Our goal is to create an experience you won’t soon forget while raising money to provide scholarships for our Black students. As our reunion committee brainstormed on new ideas, we discovered that spades and dominoes are a “Hill” tradition no matter what decade our alums belong to.   I’m sure you can remember nights filled with spades, dominoes and “trash talk”. I learned to play spades as a freshman in Reid Hall getting beat badly by upper classmen...

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