The Holidays — memories, reflection, celebration, renewal

The Holidays — memories, reflection, celebration, renewal  | Blog from the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

Doesn’t everyone have a favorite holiday memory? I grew up in Michigan so mine revolve around snow. My favorite: playing hockey in backyard rinks — the one next door or at the local school three blocks away. And, the soundtrack to all outdoor holiday activity? The crunch of snow. Music to my ears.

The winding down of each year calls us to look back, celebrate, wrap up and remember those moments, great and small, that are important to carry with us. Continue reading