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Lights of the Dana Porter, Part 6

Dana Porter lights - UWPK

Date unknown (post-2005) — The University of Waterloo Parkour Club had some fun arranging the curtains of the Dana Porter library to spell “UWPK" in the lights of the building.

So far, we haven’t heard any details back from them so the exact date of this prank is unknown. As always, if you know more details as to how a prank occurred, or would like to share your story, you can go here or here.

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