#TheChalkening Hits College Campuses As Students Write Support for Trump

Christine Rousselle
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Posted: Apr 01, 2016 4:00 PM
#TheChalkening Hits College Campuses As Students Write Support for Trump

Source: https://twitter.com/OldRowOfficial/status/715971108734767104

After Emory University students were sent into a tizzy over chalk drawings of "Trump 2016" around campus, Twitter account/lifestyle brand Old Row decided to host a contest for a gift card to the student who does the best "Trump 2016" chalk drawing on their campus in what is being dubbed #TheChalkening.

Students across the country were quick to take up Old Row on their offer, and a series of "TRUMP 2016" images were shared on Twitter and Snapchat.

Here are some examples of chalkings:

At least one school wasn't pleased and tried to erase the message:

And as for Emory, the school where all of this began, the college president had a chalk message of his own: "EMORY STANDS FOR FREE EXPRESSION."