But things have changed in the last ten years. The quad is usually bustling with kids playing ultimate, or the marching band practicing, or kids walking tension ropes:
Though odd, this is a much healthier past-time than the things I engaged in during free time as an undergrad.
When I worked at Harvey Mudd, there were lots of people on unicycles. Here, it's juggling:
I took this picture on my way to class. The students asked me why I wasn't juggling.
I told them I didn't know, but I wish that I was.