Stan Skrabut, a Bujinkan Budo hachidan (8th degree Blackbelt) and shidoshi, recently provided certificates of grading awarded by Dr. Masaaki Hatsumi, Bujinkan Budo Grandmaster, to several HWS community members:
9th Kyu – Neil Wakeman, Student
8th Kyu – Emily Runnells, Student
5th Kyu – Jody Benedict, Communications
4th Kyu – Professor Jim Ryan, Biology
2nd Kyu – Professor Leah Himmelhoch, Classics
1st Kyu – Armand Buzantian '05
4th Dan – Dan Valente'05
Other members graded include Isaac Miller, a student at Cornell University, 4th Kyu; and Bill Snyder, 2nd Kyu.
The Bujinkan Budo training group meets from noon to 1 p.m. and 7 to 8:30 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday in the Bristol Field House.