Flinn Scholars

Setting the summer to music

October 14, 2010

By Flinn Foundation

Matt Rolland (’05), one of the chaperones on the Flinn Scholars’ 2010 Central European seminar, has provided an invaluable gift to the Scholars Program.

After I-can’t-guess-how-many hours of careful selection, arrangement, and editing, Matt has released a photo-and-video slideshow that truly captures the wonder and wonderfulness of our annual pilgrimage to Hungary and Romania. As you would expect from Matt, who is quite the musician himself, the slideshow is accompanied by the perfect soundtrack of folk music from the regions we visited.

For Flinn Scholarship applicants whose interest was piqued by our travelogue, and for Scholar alumni whose tenure preceded the addition of this aspect of the Flinn Scholars program, here’s what all the fuss is about: