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Ring Day

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Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek

Construction science senior Emma Thomas wishes her late grandfather could have made to her Ring Day, but she brought along his photo to bring him in spirit.

Approximately 2,800 Aggies received their Aggie Rings on November 17, 2017. Ring Day is a special time in Aggieland, as friends and family come together to celebrate a great accomplishment. Ring Day is held in the Association of Former Students building and the surrounding areas.

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  • The Association of Former Students building gets crowded on Ring Day as family and friends gather in support.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Chemical engineering senior Maddison Phillips shows off her new bling.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Chemistry, genetics and biochemistry senior Abby Starck and allied health senior Ashlee Phan point to psychology senior Jacquelyn Billie’s Aggie ring in excitement.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Kinesiology senior Cameron Lingo loves his antique finish ring.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • This Aggie Ring is almost as glamorous as sociology senior Uche Ukadike.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Sociology senior Uche Ukadike is surrounded by her family on this exciting day.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Maggie Pesek gets the honor of placing her friend Justin MacManus’ ring on his finger.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Justin MacManus was shaky with excitement for his new Aggie ring while celebrating with Maggie Pesek.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Ring Day volunteers take a breather between Group 15 and Group 16

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Aggie students alongside friends and family file in after a long wait to finally receive their rings.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Biomedical sciences senior Chelsea Reddic shares a smile with her mother Leslie after receiving her ring.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Communications senior Randy Bock has his parents and younger sister all place his Aggie Ring on his finger.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
  • Business senior Mathew Jones and sociology junior Ashleigh Thomas admire their bling.

    Photo by By Savannah Skrivanek
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