From today’s Boston Herald – the Inside Track – and the beat goes on…
. . . The Pride of Lowell “Irish” Micky Ward and his bro, Dicky Eklund, fresh from their appearance at the Academy Awards, where their story, “The Fighter,” took home two Oscars, delivering their message of perseverance at Suffolk University.
As part of Suffolk University’s Unity Week 2011, Micky Ward and Dicky Ekland were guest speakers at an event sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement, Assistant Dean of Students, Orientation and New Student Programs, Student Government Association, Department of Athletics and Program Council. A Meet and Greet reception immediately followed the program in Donahue Cafe.