Reflections on a New England Winter

As Spring approaches here in Boston, it’s important to remember a few simple facts: At 60? F: Texans wear coats, gloves, and woolly hats. New Englanders sunbathe. At 50? F:New Yorkers try to turn on the heat. New Englanders plant gardens. At 40? F:Italian cars won’t start. New Englanders drive with the windows down. At… Continue reading Reflections on a New England Winter

Experience Gilded Age Elegance at the Newport Ball

Summer is almost upon us and, besides having the whole campus to ourselves, the January Cohort can soon enjoy another exclusive event: The Newport Ball! The Newport Ball has traditionally been the main formal event at HBS. This year we have chosen the Astors’ Beechwood Mansion, a beautiful ocean-front property located in historic Newport, Rhode… Continue reading Experience Gilded Age Elegance at the Newport Ball

Reflections on a New England Winter

As Spring approaches here in Boston, it’s important to remember a few simple facts: At 60ø F: Texans wear coats, gloves, and woolly hats. New Englanders sunbathe. At 50ø F:New Yorkers try to turn on the heat. New Englanders plant gardens. At 40ø F:Italian cars won’t start. New Englanders drive with the windows down. At… Continue reading Reflections on a New England Winter