About Redlands

Jasper (1991)

Jasper

In 1991, a dog with┬áthe title Jasper Deacon of Pedley—known as Jasper—became the University’s second official mascot. Jasper enjoyed a distinguished and highly visible image at sporting events and around campus. Jasper was mascot from 1991 to 1998.

As a prank, Jasper was once stolen from his campus home a day before his first birthday anniversary in February of 1992. He was discovered unharmed in a dormitory room mere hours before he was scheduled to appear at a basketball game.

Poster announcing the theft of Jasper

What started as a freshman prank in 1913?
The giant R

The giant "R" seen on the mountain north of the University that is about one-third the size of the Quad.

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