Neighborhood Preschoolers Haunt Campus Oct. 30

Fisherman Andrew is the son of Trish Thompson, lab manager in the Biology Department. He was one of more than 50 children enrolled in Wesleyan’s preschool who walked in the annual Halloween Parade Oct. 30 on Wesleyan’s campus. The children stopped on the steps of North College and sang songs while the parent paparazzi took photos and videos.

Fisherman Andrew is the son of Trish Thompson, lab manager in the Biology Department. He was one of more than 50 children enrolled in Wesleyan’s preschool who walked in the annual Halloween Parade Oct. 30 on Wesleyan’s campus. The children stopped on the steps of North College and sang songs while the parent paparazzi took photos and videos.

Chocolate cupcake Tiana, 3, is the daughter of Amy MacQueen, assistant professor of molecular biology and biochemistry.

Chocolate cupcake Tiana, 3, is the daughter of Amy MacQueen, assistant professor of molecular biology and biochemistry.

Lobster Sam Higgins, 1 1/2, is the son of Sally Ross and Scott Higgins, associate professor of film studies.

Lobster Sam Higgins, 1 1/2, is the son of Sally Ross and Scott Higgins, associate professor of film studies.

Pirate Samuel Sorkin is son of Carolyn Sorkin, director of the Office of International Studies.

Pirate Samuel Sorkin is son of Carolyn Sorkin, director of the Office of International Studies.

Flower Geneva Wiliarty, 20 months, is the daughter of Kevin Wiliarty, academic computing manager for the Social Sciences, and Sarah Wiliarty, assistant professor of government, and tutor in the College of Social Studies.

Flower Geneva Wiliarty, 20 months, is the daughter of Kevin Wiliarty, academic computing manager for the Social Sciences, and Sarah Wiliarty, assistant professor of government, and tutor in the College of Social Studies.

Froggy Alan is the son of Yun Liu, coordinator of the Scientific Computing and Informatics Center.

Froggy Alan is the son of Yun Liu, coordinator of the Scientific Computing and Informatics Center.

Ladybug Aria and fireman Orr walk behind their father, Rabbi David Leipziger Teva, director of Religious and Spiritual Life and University Jewish Chaplain. At right, Catherine Crimmins Lechowicz walks in the parade with her twin boys Charlie (walking) and JP.

Ladybug Aria and fireman Orr walk behind their father, Rabbi David Leipziger Teva, director of Religious and Spiritual Life and University Jewish Chaplain. At right, Catherine Crimmins Lechowicz walks in the parade with her twin boys Charlie (walking) and JP. (Photos by Olivia Bartlett Drake)