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Tom Brady joins celebration for newly renamed Myra Kraft Transitional Year Program

Tom Brady (second from left, holding son Benjamin) joins Robert Kraft (far left) and Brandeis President Frederick Lawrence (third from left) at the party celebrating the newly renamed Myra Kraft Transitional Year Program.
By David E. Nathan

A special guest joined the party to celebrate Brandeis’ newly renamed Myra Kraft Transitional Year Program.

New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady, who grew close to the beloved Brandeis alumna during his long tenure with the National Football League team, made a surprise appearance at team owner Robert Kraft’s home on Tuesday to meet the TYP students.

“I wish you the best of luck,” Brady, who was accompanied by his 3-year-old son, Benjamin, said in addressing the TYP students. “You guys are the leaders of tomorrow. You are going to be leading little boys like this and little girls like my little girl (Vivian).”

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Date: September 25, 2013