Parsons Lab holds 34th annual Halloween party and pumpkin carving contest
For the 34th consecutive year, Parsons Laboratory students, faculty, staff and family members celebrated Halloween with a pumpkin carving party and dinner. Close to 120 people attended this year’s party Oct. 30, creatively transforming 58 pumpkins into glowing art. Babies in elaborate costumes watched the events from their parents’ arms, while older children and even teenagers enjoyed the tradition of creating scary faces. Many children of faculty and staff have attended the parties for years, with some now bringing their own children. Read more.