Throughout the last two years, I’ve written occasionally about Erica Murray, a beloved Fletcher student, who died of leukemia this past winter.

The member of the community most affected was probably Josh Newton, a MALD graduate and PhD student who had been Erica’s partner.  Trying to grow something positive out of his loss, Josh has planned a major tribute.  He’ll be raising funds and awareness — about leukemia and the bone marrow registry — while he pursues some strenuous travel!

You can read about Josh’s original plan, as well as his day-to-day reports, on his website.  The Fletcher community is cheering him on!  Lots of support in Josh’s guesbook from current and former Fletcherites.

 

Comments are closed.

Spam prevention powered by Akismet