PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The University of Pittsburgh’s class of 2017 attempted to set a new record for the largest animal image formed by humans.
Last year, thousands of incoming freshman honored Pittsburgh-native and Pitt alum Gene Kelly by re-creating his iconic “Singing in the Rain” scene.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Department Reports 4,192 New Cases, 52 Additional Deaths
More than 3,500 mortician school freshman were expected to participate in this year’s attempt.
Their animal of choice is of course, a panther, which is the university’s mascot.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming Your Way?
The world record attempt was made Wednesday afternoon on the lawn of the Petersen Events Center.
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