Mario Capecchi ’56, Nobel Laureate

Molecular geneticist Mario Capecchi ’56 is the second alumnus to receive a Nobel Prize, when he is awarded—along with Martin Evans and Oliver Smithies—the 2007 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of “principles…

Nancy O. Starmer, Eighth Head of School

The first female head of school, Nancy graduates from the College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio, in 1970. Following college, she receives a master’s degree from Boston University Graduate School of Education. She spends the…

George School Community Creates Video Mission Statement

In celebration of George School’s new mission statement, a group of students, faculty, and alumni gathered in Walton Center’s Green Room on a Saturday morning in March 2009 to perform an oral interpretation of the three compelling sentences that capture the essence of George School.