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Photo by Marielle Giancarlo
The men's rowing team added pink to the school colors in October at the snowy Head of the Charles regatta, where it raised money to "Pull for a Cure" in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The team raised more than $23,000, which it presented to the American Cancer Society at the race. Rower Dan Aziz '11, who came up with the idea, says the fund-raiser will continue next year, when Brown will challenge teams from the other Ivies to join in in raising $250,000. "Several of us," Aziz says, "including myself, have seen women in our lives have to struggle with this terrible disease." Oh, and the team finished fifth in the regatta.