The Hearth’s April Dinner
Here are Shotonap’s photos from Robert Lipman’s (Class of 2016) April Modern Art themed dinner, held by Botany Pond. Check out his underground restaurant - the Hearth - here.
I really hope I can get a spot at one of his dinners… #fingerscrossed
How are you doing, Daniel?
Hey! Overall I’m doing pretty well. Currently adjusting to life in the office and Newport/Irvine and meeting some awesome people and enjoying myself. This past year was much-needed to reaffirm the direction I want my life to go in and to help me develop a plan for college. I’m pretty excited to start in the fall!
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