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.
Archives by Date
TagsApplication Boston Boston Marathon Business competitions Capstone Career CIERP Class of 2010 Coffee Hours Commencement Community Conferences Cool stuff! deadlines Dean Stavridis Dear Ariel decisions DME Early Notification Essays Faculty Spotlight First-Year Alumni Five-Year Updates Fletcher couples Fletcher Forum Ginn Library GRE IBGC Internships Interview ISSP LLM MIB OCS On the road Outside the classroom Paying for Grad School PhD Professors suggest Reading Days Recommendations Roxanne Social List Student Stories waitlist