Name of College/University: Emory University
Location: Druid Hills, Georgia
Day(s)/Week it Occurs: Random week in March
Summary of Event(s):
This events involves the unofficial mascot of Emory, “Dooley”. Dooley is a skeleton that is usually dressed in black. During Dooley’s week in spring, Dooley roams Emory’s campus with bodyguards dressed in black. The mascot will let student out of classes with unscheduled appearances in classroom. His bodyguards do the talking for him since he can not talk. At the end of this week there is a Dooley’s Ball that takes place in the center of campus. There is also sporting events that take place in addition to the ball.