George School varsity swim team members Jonathan Lessiohadi ’18 and Zoe Valdepenas-Mellor ’18 were named to the Five Athletes to Watch lists for the upcoming boys’ and girls’ seasons by the Bucks County Courier Times.
In their first game of the season, the George School varsity girls’ basketball team defeated Academy of the New Church 29-23 in the opening round of the Cougar Classic Basketball Tournament.
On Monday, December 12 the Parents Association will sponsor George School’s annual Career Workshops. The event will include a panel discussion led by Head of School Sam Houser and presentations from five George School alumni in a variety of professional industries.
In September, Anita Verna Crofts ’88 released her first book, titled Meet Me at the Bamboo Table: Everyday Meals Everywhere. The book, published by Chin Music Press, is a collection of personal essays, each ruminating on Anita’s worldwide travels and the memorable meals she had along the way.
On Tuesday, November 29 George School will participate in Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving. Like all independent schools, George School depends on the generosity of the community to support everyday priorities and help ensure the continued excellence of the George School experience.
Listening to the thirteen live speakers and performers is only part of the excitement that you can expect on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at TEDxGeorgeSchool. In between the main stage sessions you will have the chance to participate in our “action breaks.”
Ric Allison will exhibit Glance–The Making of Miniatures in the Class of 1956 Gallery in the Mollie Dodd Anderson Library beginning on Monday, December 5. A gallery talk and reception will be held on Thursday, December 8 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Students in the Wisdom Traditions of Asia class made sand mandalas earlier this month. Mandalas are symbolic of cosmos, universe and teach the impermanence, or insubstantiality, of everything.