Bummer, we know. It sure would be a lot cooler if it was. Don’t worry, though, Fox Day will be here before you know it. Meantime, we’ve put together some foxy diversions to help you get your Fox Day fix and forget for a second that you should probably be writing a paper or studying for an exam right now.
The bad news: The fox got out and is running loose on campus! The good news: If you help us track him down before Fox Day, you could win exclusive #RollinsLife gear and $20 Amazon gift cards.
Enter to win by finding the paw prints around campus. There are 10 paw prints hidden at different locations. Find a paw print, snap a pic, and post on your public Instagram or Twitter with the #RollinsLife and #FoxDay17.
Make sure you follow Rollins College on Snapchat for clues about the paw print locations every Monday and Wednesday. If you find all 10 paw prints and post you will win a $50 gift card to Amazon. LEARN MORE about how to participate.
Fox Day is an annual tradition established by Rollins’ 10th president, Hugh McKean, in 1956. Each spring, on a day deemed “too pretty to have class,” the president cancels all classes for the Colleges of Arts & Sciences and Professional Studies, providing undergraduate students with a surprise day off.
Learn more about the 60-year history of Fox Day, from the origins of the fox to the triumphant return of Fox Day in the late ’70s.