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Skunks stay connected despite abbreviated spring season

After former captains Cam Barth (pictured) and Kate Nelson left the team, Jared Merrifield and Tori Purcell have assumed their leadership positions.

By Abigail Hadfield, Deputy Copy Editor

April 22, 2020

When Emerson announced the college would be closing its campus and moving to online learning in March, the ultimate disc team’s spring season was about to begin.  The Skunks, who received school-affiliated org status from Student Engagement and Leadership in fall 2019, had been waiting to begin practices due to poor weather. “Since we have to practice on [Boston] Common, usually the Common is not in the greate...

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