Students from the State University of New York at Syracuse – including Alex Arams, left, Matt Tramantano, in red shirt, and Elyna Grapstein, right – take time out on the green at Romare Bearden Park in uptown Charlotte to enjoy Monday’s warm weather. The students and a professor had missed a flight at Charlotte Douglas International Airport and were scheduled to fly back to New York on Monday night. Part of the school’s college of environmental science and forestry, they had been on a trip to Costa Rica.
Students from the State University of New York at Syracuse – including Alex Arams, left, Matt Tramantano, in red shirt, and Elyna Grapstein, right – take time out on the green at Romare Bearden Park in uptown Charlotte to enjoy Monday’s warm weather. The students and a professor had missed a flight at Charlotte Douglas International Airport and were scheduled to fly back to New York on Monday night. Part of the school’s college of environmental science and forestry, they had been on a trip to Costa Rica. MARK HAMES mhames@charlotteobserver.com
Students from the State University of New York at Syracuse – including Alex Arams, left, Matt Tramantano, in red shirt, and Elyna Grapstein, right – take time out on the green at Romare Bearden Park in uptown Charlotte to enjoy Monday’s warm weather. The students and a professor had missed a flight at Charlotte Douglas International Airport and were scheduled to fly back to New York on Monday night. Part of the school’s college of environmental science and forestry, they had been on a trip to Costa Rica. MARK HAMES mhames@charlotteobserver.com

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