The boys’ varsity swim team took second place at the Friends Schools League Championship on Saturday, February 8, 2014. The boys, who had to swim offsite all season while the new Fitness and Athletics Center is under construction, finished strong beating out a number of competitors.
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice, answers the old vaudeville joke. Members of the George School Chorale have taken that advice to heart as they prepare for their upcoming performance at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Monday, March 24, 2014.
For two nights, George School’s Marshall Center became a black-lit, jam-packed club that pulsed with music and dancing. The 2014 version of Live Music Weekend, a longtime George School tradition run by student organization Goldfish ’n Java, was held on February 7 and 8, 2014, and was by all accounts a huge success.
George School’s varsity wrestling team captured third place in the Friends Schools League Championships at Westtown School on Saturday, February 8, 2014. Their opponent was the Academy of the New Church team, formerly Bryn Athyn.
Head of School Nancy Starmer, along with Mark Rosenthal and Kim Gross, P ’10, ’12, is hosting a special reception for parents of alumni on Saturday, February 22 at 6:30 p.m. Following the reception, parents of alumni are invited to join the school community for the performance of Pride and Prejudice in Walton Center at 8:00 p.m.
The varsity boys’ basketball team toppled Morrisville on Senior Night leaving the court at the end of their last home game of the season with a 58–42 win. “For George School senior Daniel Lindsay, coming out on top in the Cougars’ last home game against Morrisville meant more than just a mark in the win column,” reports Kim Slaven.
A comprehensive survey of the work of Paul Evans ’49 will be on display at the Michener Museum from March 1–June 1. The exhibit will include some sixty-five works spanning his entire career. His early metalwork and jewelry, sculpted steel, sculpture, and collaborative pieces with Phillip Lloyd Powell will all be on display.
Amedeo Salamoni, ceramics and sculpture teacher, will speak about his work and teach a workshop at The Banana Factory in conjunction with the exhibit ‘Facework’ at Lehigh University. Amedeo will speak on Friday, April 4, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and the workshop will be held on Saturday, April 5, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.