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Scripps Day

Get Tropical at our 13th Annual Scripps Day

Friday, June 12, 2020

Activities | Backgrounds | Guestbook | Livestream Player | Posters | Virtual Pier Tour

Wear your best tropical attire, find your most creative virtual background, and join your Scripps Institution of Oceanography friends and colleagues to celebrate another great year at Scripps! Our outstanding scientists, students, alumni, and staff are invited to get virtually festive while we commemorate the community’s achievements.
Scheduled events
10:30-11:30 a.m. Staff Appreciation Social Hour
(Staff Only)
1-2:15 p.m.   Scripps Day Program
Keynote by National Academy of Sciences President and alumna Marcia McNutt, PhD '78
3-5 p.m.

Scripps Day Celebration

Online games with prizes and music by DJ Mike Hogan
Virtual Photo Booth

All Day




Scripps Day Live Stream Replay

Your fellow alumni welcome you

Scripps Pier Virtual Tour

Making the Scripps Daydream cocktail

Scripps Daydream recipe by Snake Oil Cocktail Company


Virtual Photobooth

More than 100 of our Scripps Day virtual event guests enjoyed taking a fun selfie with the Virtual Photo Booth provided by CEG Interactive Photo Booth Rental.

Scripps Day 2019 Photos

Scripps Day Food Specials


Show your spirit

Birch Aquarium Bookstore sale

Backgrounds for video conferencing

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Printable Scripps Day posters!

Recognition Posters

Scripps Day Activities

Submit photos of your coloring to and we will award prizes.  

Scripps Day Guest Book

Post your best wishes for this year's graduates and awardees! (Comments reviewed before publication.)