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George School Shines at Bridge Film Festival

George School film students won four out of the five awards at the Twentieth Annual Bridge Film Festival on Friday, May 3, 2019. The Cougars received the awards for Documentary, Public Service Announcement, New Media, and the coveted Spirit of the Festival films.

Cougars Defeat Abington Friends 18-12

The George School varsity girls’ lacrosse team defeated Abington Friends School 18-12 to win the Friends Schools League Quaker Cup semi-final game on Thursday, May 9, 2019. The team travels to Friends Central School for the final game on Saturday, May 11 at 2:00 p.m.

Beyond Meat Makes Astounding Market Debut

Beyond Meat, a plant-based meat company founded by Ethan Brown ’89, has been making headlines and history after going public on May 2, 2019. Ethan founded Beyond Meat in 2009 to address his growing concerns about the harmful impact of meat production on the environment, animals, and human health.

All School Art Show Exhibit

George School’s All School Art Show will be on display across campus from Monday, May 6 through Friday, May 24, 2019. Gallery talks and receptions will take place on Monday, May 6 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Marshall Center, Main, Walton Center Gallery, and the Class of 1956 Gallery in Mollie Dodd Anderson Library.

In Appreciation: Paul Machemer ’65

After fifty years, Paul Machemer ’65 will be retiring from George School this year. We will honor Paul, as well as Terry Culleton and Ralph Lelii, during Alumni Weekend on Saturday, May 4 at 10:00 a.m. in the meetinghouse.

In Appreciation: Ralph Lelii

This year, after thirty-three years, Ralph Lelii will retire from George School. We will honor Ralph, as well as Terry Culleton and Paul Machemer ’65, during Alumni Weekend on Saturday, May 4 at 10:00 a.m. in the meetinghouse.

Caitlyn Mihalik ’20 Pitches Perfect Game

The girls’ varsity softball team defeated Academy of the New Church (ANC) 17-0 on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. The Cougars are currently 10-1 in the Franklin Division of the Friends Schools League.

David Rutstein ’74 Works to Eliminate Health Inequities

David Rutstein ’74 is founder and president of SolHEALTH, an organization that works to eliminate health inequities so people, communities, and economies can thrive.SolHEALTH assists organizations to implement services using evidence-based modalities that promote health and prevent disease.

In Appreciation: Terry Culleton

This year, Terry Culleton will retire from George School after thirty-nine years of service. We will honor Terry, as well as Paul Machemer ’65 and Ralph Lelii, during Alumni Weekend on Saturday, May 4 at 10:00 a.m. in the meetinghouse.

Cougars Sweep FSL Opponents

The George School varsity boys’ tennis team improved their overall record to 6-3 and their Friends Schools League (FSL) record to 4-1.

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