Valentine’s Day seems to have polarized Cal Poly’s student body for decades. While some students are enthusiastic on the prospects of love, others mark its existence as the “most depressing day of the year.”
For the past 100 years, the Cal Poly student newspaper has been a vehicle to express students’ love and disdain for the day. We have included some funny anecdotes and articles from the student newspaper that express student sentiments toward Valentine’s Day.
Some saw Cal Poly as more than an education, and wooing seems to be an important aspect to the college experience.
Some feel the need to exude their love onto the pages of the newspaper through sweet sentiments.
Others have a humorous take on the day.
While some poke fun at lovesick students.
Others stand to abhor the day.
How do you feel about Valentine’s Day?