|(above) Joey Leon tackles the subject of school spirit in an editorial in the Clarion this week|
by Joey Leon
School spirit. You know, that crazy thing that prompts students to wear their institution's shirts, scream at games and attend all the athletic events they can?
School spirit should be defined as the emotional support of one's institution. So where is this emotional support for the University of Denver?
A few years ago, DU's school spirit was comprised of screaming at hockey games, and then completely ignoring every other sport until they won a championship.
However, in the past three years I have seen a dramatic change in the mindset of students about school spirit on this campus [read entire article].