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Mia Jean Tegner as a undergraduate student at UCSD who became the "Watermelon Queen" for Revelle College. The watermelon toss on Revelle College is a tradition where students would toss a watermelon from the top of Urey Hall on the Revelle campus of UCSD to see who could make it splash the widest, as part of festivities a watermelon queen would be named. Mia would later work for Scripps Institution of Oceanography for over thirty years as a research marine biologist. June 1966.
- Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
- Name: Kurata, George; Tegner, Mia Jean, 1947-
- Date: 1966-06
- Topic: Revelle College--History; Scientists--Portraits; Marine biologists--United States; University of California, San Diego--Pictorial works; Marine biologists--Portraits; Women scientists
- Format: image