It's officially springtime in Syracuse, the weather is warm, the sun is shining, and people's smiles are finally coming out after yet another long winter. There are certain signs in Syracuse that let you know we are celebrating spring, and you'll be sure to see these things as you walk around campus for the last couple of weeks.

1. Iced coffee drinks in everybody’s hands

2. Puppies running around

3. Colorful springtime jackets

4. Porch presences along Walnut and Comstock

5. People walking with smoothies from Food.com

6. Flowers starting to bloom everywhere

7. The guy with the Lauren Martin shirt and Christmas lights running around Walnut Park

8. Kids laying in hammocks in the trees

9. People tossing frisbees

 10. The quad packed with students