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The Rock gets a face lift

One of UA’s most well known landmarks, The Rock, went “au naturel,” for a few hours.

Members of the Geosciences Club chemically stripped an estimated 4 inches of paint from the entire rock and the results were unveiled at a ceremony to dedicate a plaque containing the history of The Rock, and the newly cleaned Rock itself, complete with its engraving of 1880, last seen in the 1960's when painting it first began.

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