Title:

Campaniling

Location:

Campanile

Plaque Text:

"This beloved campanile was built in 1898 and is home to the Stanton Memorial Carillon. The carillon bells ring daily and tradition states that a student officially becomes an Iowa Stater when kissed under the campanile as the carillon tolls midnight. This tradition is called 'campaniling.'"

Additional Notes:

Marker replaced in May 2007 after being damaged in 2004 VEISHEA riots.

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