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Spring Fling: An occasion to celebrate

The Spring Fling Coordinating Committee of 2014 offers thanks to all of the individuals who volunteered to help make Spring Fling possible:

* All participants in golf, talent show, vehicle show, Zumba, fitness walk and bingo.

* Physical Facilities grounds staff who handled trash and recycling equipment, and set up informational signs.

* Physical Facilities “bull gang” for tables and chairs.

* Staff from Housing and Food Services who prepared the food.

* Staff from Wiley Dining Court, Food Stores, and Meredith Hall who assisted in setup and tear down.

* Staff from Food Stores and Meredith Hall who delivered the food.

* Staff from Earhart Hall who coordinated the popcorn.

* Staff from Meredith Hall who coordinated the food carryout.

* Staff from Hillenbrand Hall who set up the retiree tent.

* Staff from the Division of Recreational Sports who set up needed equipment.

* All staff and retirees who volunteered to serve food, soda, popcorn and ice cream. Also those who volunteered to help set up and tear down.

* Staff from the University Residences Directors Office who coordinated volunteers.

* Purdue Police and Fire staff who maintained access and safety in areas surrounding Memorial Mall.

* Members of the Purdue University Retirees Association, which sponsored the food drive.

* Staff, retirees, and members of the Wabash Wanderers who helped with the fitness walk.

* Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Committee members who coordinated bingo.

* Clerical and Service Staff Advisory Committee members who distributed cups.

* Areas and departments that donated prizes for bingo.

* Thanks also to everyone who was able to donate blood and/or food this year.

* All members of the Spring Fling coordinating committee:  Sally Baugues, University Residences Directors Office; Joan Berryman, Meredith Residence Hall; Nick Crosby, Purdue Police Department, Jeris Eikenberry, PURA; Cheryl Files, CSSAC, Linda Foster, Human Resources; Amanda Hamon Kunz, Office of Marketing and Media; Carrie Hanson, Human Resources; Jon Laswell, APSAC; Peggy MacNorton, CSSAC, Marta Read, Purdue Extended Campus; Keene Red Elk, Purdue Police Department; Pat Russell, Human Resources; Kim Sagendorf, Human Resources; Luke Versprille, Division of Recreational Sports; Sharon S. Williams, Human Resources.

Spring Fling door prize winners can be found here.

Spring Fling Vehicle Show Winners:

Best Car:                     Todd Harrington                     American Rambler

Best Truck:                  Scott Fix                                 Ford

Best Motorcycle:         Trina Stuller                            CanAm Spyder

People’s Choice:         Gloria Klutzke                        Chevrolet ½ ton pickup truck