STEPHEN DUNN / HARTFORD COURANT
March 5, 2003
Lida Shao of New York City, a freshman ant Wesleyan University, listened intently to speeches as she joined more than 200 students in the driving rain for an anti-war protest rally held outside of the Olin Library on campus Wednesday. The rally was part of a nationwide "books, Not bombs" protest taking place on college campuses. Several dozen teach-ins were held by professors throughout the campus following the rally.