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Dean College Hosts Two Leadership SpeakersFebruary 21, 2013
On Wednesday, February 20, Dean College hosted Ms. Digit Murphy and Mr. Hudson Taylor for on-campus speaking engagements. The Dean community had the opportunity to hear inspiring speakers who both have achieved a multitude of success in the world of athletics.
Ms. Digit Murphy is the Head Coach & General Manager of the Boston Blades, a professional women's hockey team playing in the Canadian Women's Hockey League.
Ms. Murphy, a former NCAA hockey standout, is in her first season with the Boston Blades in 2012-13.
Prior to coming to Boston, Murphy was the head coach at Brown University in Providence, R.I. At Brown, she was the first NCAA women's coach to reach the 200 and 300 victory plateaus, respectively.
Dean will also host Mr. Hudson Taylor. Mr. Taylor is a competing athlete and Division 1 college wrestling coach at Columbia University. He graduated from the University of Maryland as a Division 1 three-time All-American wrestler in 2010 and currently ranks among the top-five pinners in NCAA history.