Hope your 2017 is off to a great start—it certainly sounded as though the end of 2016 wrapped up nicely for our class. * After 15 months living in Myanmar/Burma doing development work, Steve Frechette moved back to the U.S. and joined an innovation/design consultancy in San Mateo called Jump Associates. Send him a note if you’re in the Bay Area and would like to catch up. * In December Melanie Ungar earned a Ph.D. from the Duke-Carolina Graduate Program in German Studies (a joint program between Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill). * In November Patrick Collins returned from a three-week holiday in central Europe. He spent several days in the forest in Hungary along the border of Romania, drinking palinka and eating pig’s feet. He’s planning a trip to Denmark, Sweden, and Norway in July. * In May 2016 Meaghan Fitzgerald graduated from Harvard Business School and moved west to start a role on the Minecraft team at Xbox/Microsoft. She loves Seattle and is excited to connect with Colby alumni in the area. * Annie Feutz married Chris Furlong (Williams ’07) Sept. 24 in St. Louis. Pam Dudley and Erin McGowan were bridesmaids. Annie and Chris met at DC Doghead in 2012. In addition to Pam and Erin, Walter Campbell, Julia (Bacon ’09) and Sam Fabens, Patrick Sanders, Liz Neumann ’04, Tanya Rosbash, Alex Halls ’09, Sasha Bartels Pantel, Hillary Smith, Kristina Shiroka, Matt Warshaw, Dan Moss, and Chris Appel ’07 were there to help celebrate. Annie, Hillary, and Kristina spent MLK Day weekend in Asheville, N.C., hiking, brewery hopping, and enjoying good eats. * Darcy Taylor finished her last class of the M.B.A. program through Kelley School of Business with Indiana University in November. * Kit Clark and Sarah E. Clark welcomed their daughter, Quinn Amelia Clark, July 10, 2016. Quinn is their first child, and they’ve already introduced her to several ’08 alumni. * Sam Kennedy-Smith and Kristine Robin celebrated the 90th birthday of Harriet Glashow Singer (’47 but graduated ’46) in Rhode Island in November. She is an inspirational Golden Mule who has spent more than 30 years working as a social worker for Planned Parenthood in Rhode Island. * Thanks for the updates!