Crain’s New York Business has named Sheena Wright ’86 one of the most powerful women of 2017. Sheena is the President and CEO of United Way of New York City.
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George School Student Accepted to National Ceramic Exhibition
In September, Laura Gschwandtner ’63 published her newest book, The Other New Girl. The novel follows Susannah, a new student at a coed Quaker school, who faces an impossible situation when another new student mysteriously disappears after a confrontation with the dean.
Join current students, faculty, and staff on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for fall food and fun on the George School campus. Relive a few hours of this family-friendly, fall favorite weekend.
Gather and network with fellow George School alumni, parents, and friends in New York City on Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
George School invites alumni and friends to a gathering on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Green Parrot in Newtown, PA.
A second-year student at Boston University School of Medicine, Maria D’Amico ’11 serves as a student leader of a new service learning group on the medical school’s campus called CALM (Cuddling Assists in Lowering Maternal and Infant Stress).
Chiyo Moriuchi shared the story of her family’s internment in a prison camp at an assembly on October 6, 2017. Chiyo is the daughter of Takashi and Yuriko Moriuchi, who were among 110,000 Japanese-Americans sent to internment camps during World War II.
Stephen Barth ’78 recently donated his collection of George School photographs to the school. His portfolio represents two decades of work—the 1980s and 1990s—and covers both the campus and school events.
Sarah Dohle ’01, assistant professor of plant science at Delaware Valley University, is working to re-plant hope in Puerto Rico. After Hurricane Maria devastated much of the island, Sarah teamed up with two colleagues to create a seed relief project for Puerto Rico.
Mark Updegrove ’80, the new CEO of The National Medal of Honor Foundation, is partnering with five former US presidents to build a new National Medal of Honor Museum. The planned three-building complex is set to grace the banks of Charleston Harbor in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina.