This weekend, a skeleton crew of students will be minding the Fletcher shop while a crowd of over 400 students, friends, spouses, and children heads to Maine for a weekend of skiing, snowboarding, and sipping hot chocolate. They’ll nearly completely take over the condominium accommodations on site at Sugarloaf Mountain, possibly leaving the other skiiers confused as to how everyone on the lifts seems to know each other. Organizing the trip is a massive student undertaking, all the more so given that one of the pretrip meetings needs to cover the topic of how to stay warm. While all our students have seen snow by now, many come from places where Maine cold is an abstract concept.
In other sports news this week, the Boston Globe ran this nice story about one of Fletcher’s first-year students.
Whether you’re skiing, snowboarding, skating, or watching others play football, have a great weekend!
Archives by Date
TagsApplication Application Boot Camp Boston Boston Marathon Business competitions Career CIERP Classes Coffee Hours Commencement Community Conferences Consult Christine Cool stuff! deadlines Dear Ariel decisions Diane Early Notification Essays Events Faculty Spotlight First-Year Alumni Five-Year Updates Fletcher Forum GRE Hall of Flags IBGC Internships Interviews Language requirement Liam MIB Mirza OCS On the road Open House Outside the classroom Professors suggest Recommendations Roxanne Social List Student Stories waitlist World Peace Foundation