Nice try, dude.
At Macalester College’s graduation ceremony on May 14, student Tue Quang Tran of Morrisville, PA, attempted a cartwheel that hit the podium, knocking over a water pitcher and apparently breaking a microphone.
Registrar Jayne Niemi rolled with it, apparently finding it finding it funny, and then quipped:
“I sense a new rule coming on.”
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.