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Matt Gedman: From UMass to the Red Sox

Matt Gedman: From UMass to the Red Sox

October 6
Filed under Campus, Profiles

by Matt Gingras Matt Gedman ('11), grew up with baseball. His dad, Rich Gedman, was a player for the Boston Red Sox for 11 seasons and in the majors for 13. For Matt, going to the ballpark with dad everyday was something he looked forward to. But now, Matt doesn’t need his dad to go to the fie...

Ballet beyond the physicality

Ballet beyond the physicality

March 31
Filed under Lifestyle, Profiles

by Elizabeth Geffre Her fingers are perfectly placed and her toes are pointed in a way that makes you wonder, if you just tried, could you do the same? She moves across the floor with a mesmerizing grace. After over twenty years of professional experience, it is no wonder Sueann Townsend, Direct...

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