Recent Changes for "Tank Rush" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Tank_RushRecent Changes of the page "Tank Rush" on Davis Wiki.en-us Tank Rushhttp://daviswiki.org/Tank_Rush2010-07-08 14:07:50JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Tank Rush<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + The ["1916"] Annual Tank Rush was filmed by two moving picture firms and seems to have had a set time limit and a specific concrete irrigation pond. There were 140 seniors and 140 ''"Freshies"''. At the end of the thirty minutes there were 40 seniors left on the field.<br> + <br> + ## The 40 seniors being left on the field is an interpretation of how things were worded.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Tank Rushhttp://daviswiki.org/Tank_Rush2008-07-22 12:19:43JoePomidor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Tank Rush<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> This tradition was written about in the <span>Sep</span>t<span>em</span>ber <span>29</span>th, 1915 edition of ["The Weekly Agricola"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> This tradition was written about in the <span>Oc</span>t<span>o</span>ber <span>6</span>th, 1915 edition of ["The Weekly Agricola"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Tank Rushhttp://daviswiki.org/Tank_Rush2008-07-22 12:17:30JoePomidor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Tank Rush<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + This tradition was written about in the September 29th, 1915 edition of ["The Weekly Agricola"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Tank Rushhttp://daviswiki.org/Tank_Rush2008-05-17 23:31:15BrentLaabsdeserves a page <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Tank Rush<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Tank Rush''' is an old Aggie ["Traditions" tradition] that is no longer practiced, probably because it would be considered hazing today.<br> + <br> + The idea was simple. Round up all freshmen on campus, and make sure they were dunked in the nearest body of water: either a tank for the farm animals, drinking water tanks, or ["Putah Creek"]. This would be coordinated by all the upper classmen, who would spring it on Freshmen randomly during the Fall semester.<br> + <br> + This was practiced throughout the 1920s and 1930s and probably longer.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>