“George School sophomore guard Val LaVar gave the Cougars some badly needed offense with 10 second-half points as host George School defeated Solebury School 36-34 on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 in a nonleague girls’ basketball game,” reports Stuart London of The Intelligencer.
The annual George School Holiday Dance Assembly kept the audience entertained with their performance of “The Gift”. “The Gift” told the story of three tribes who are at war with one another over their differences. As the story unfolds the three tribes must set aside their differences to create a peaceful world.
N. West Moss ’82 has won the annual Great American Fiction Contest sponsored by the Saturday Evening Post. Her short story “Omeer’s Mangoes,” was published in the January 2015 edition of the magazine.
George School invites the Classes of 1999 through 2014 to a Friends Schools Young Alumni Gathering in Philadelphia on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
The George School varsity wrestling team participated in a clinic run by Josh Dziewa, a starter on Iowa’s top-ranked wrestling squad over the winter break. The clinic included drills, wrestling techniques, and tips on conditioning and recovery.
Katherine Hackl ’87, a ceramics and tile artist from Lambertville, New Jersey will display “Recent Works” from Thursday, January 8 through Friday, February 13, 2015. A gallery talk and reception will be held on Thursday, January 15, 2015 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Danielle Picard-Sheehan, George School photography teacher, will exhibit “Trapped in Time” with Eileen Hohmuth-Lemonick at Princeton Day School in Princeton, New Jersey from February 6 through March 5, 2015.
The Community Chorus returns for another season beginning Sunday, January 11, 2015. The season will culminate with a concert on Sunday, April 26 featuring Misa Criolla, a traditional folk mass based on the rhythms and traditions of South America.