You know the drill. We’ve been here before, Yale. The NCAA men’s hockey tournament kicks off today as your Elis take on Boston University at 2 p.m. If you’re not already halfway to Manchester, N.H., catch the game on a TV screen near you — we recommend the one in Payne-Whitney for the University’s official watch party this afternoon. Let’s party like it’s 2013.
Survive and advance. Such is the mentality of the men’s hockey team, which arrived in Manchester, N.H., on Wednesday to prepare for their first-round showdown with Boston University tomorrow. We’d imagine the survival instinct kicks in pretty strongly in the state where you either “Live Free or Die.”
First Daughter, again? Yes, we know. Malia Obama came to campus yesterday, and after news broke that the First Daughter had plans to visit Brown and other New England schools, we figured that she’d be stopping by. The University sells itself (with some help from the tour guides), so here’s hoping Malia continues the tradition started by Barbara Pierce Bush ’04.