Michelle Kwan has announced that she will not compete during the 2009-10 season.
Instead, she will begin graduate school at Tufts University's Fletcher School this fall, pursuing a master's degree in international affairs.
The announcement on US Figure Skating:
Nine-time U.S. Figure Skating Champion Michelle Kwan Announces She Will Not Compete in 2009-10 Season
Hail and farewell, Michelle, a wider world awaits ~ from LA Times blogs, with a great story "Kwan Swan Song".