Posted in March 2013

The Mytilene story — a truly winning diet

The Mytilene story — a truly winning diet

In 2011, a very generous donor presented our crew program with a new shell christened Mytilene (Mit-ill-EE-nee), named for a very old Greek city on an island off the coast of what is now Turkey. Why? In 429 BC, during the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta (according to Thucydides), Mytilene revolted against the control … Continue reading