Mortar Board Current Events
Fall Term 2012
Trick-or-Treat for Canned Goods: Teams of costumed Carls canvased Northfield on Halloween seeking donations of non-perishable food items to be donated to a local food pantry. The team that collected the most canned goods and the team with the best costume won pizza and cupcakes!
Winter Term 2013
Dr. Suess Read-a-thon: Carleton students and faculty read Dr. Suess books to children at the Northfield Public Library. Children also made Cat in the Hat hats out of paper while listening to the stories.
Spring Term 2013
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day: Mortar Board writes 1000 thank you letters to every faculty and staff member on campus to thank them for everything they do for Carleton. They get delivered one morning in the Great Hall with baked goods and coffee.