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Windsor High School Graduates Told To 'Take Care Of Others'

Windsor High School Graduates Told To 'Take Care Of Others'

When the Windsor High School Class of 2018 graduated Wednesday night at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts they were missing a classmate.

Connor Dowd, who joined the Army National Guard, was already several days into boot camp at Fort Benning, Georgia.

As he prepared to board a plane at Bradley International Airport last Friday, Dowd said he was grateful to the school for giving him a small graduation ceremony before he left, and even though the Army gave him an option to go later, he wanted to get started.

“Sometimes there’s a bigger commitment to make for the greater good,” said Dowd, who hopes to one day become a police officer.

Dowd, who will attend...

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