|State of the School 2014 | Alumni Convocation Address|
On Saturday, September 27th, Head of School Phil Peck addressed alumni and faculty at the first annual Alumni Convocation on the state of the school. His address entitled, "The Paradox of Holderness Today, is below. Bruce Barton, our director of college counseling, gave an introduction that can be read here.
|Duane Ford, '74 Awarded Distinguished Service Award|
On Saturday, September 27th, at the first Holderness School Alumni Convocation, Head of School Phil Peck awarded, in absentia, this year's Distinguished Service Award to Duane Ford '74. Day-long lacrosse coaching duties, as well as advisor duties, had kept Mr. Ford off-campus for most of his 40th Reunion. A resourceful student body managed to surprise him with a version of the award at their Friday Assembly in Hagerman Auditorium on Friday the 26th. Below is the text of Mr. Peck's remarks at Alumni Convocation.
|National Hazing Expert Advises, “Don’t engage in bad behavior.”|
On September 23rd , as part of National Hazing Prevention Week, Attorney Linda Johnson, a nationally recognized expert areas of harassment, including hazing, bullying and safe school zone, spoke to the Holderness School student body about how to identify and prevent harassment in the school’s community.
|The First Issue of The Picador!|
The Picador: Volume 10, Issue 1:
- Advice to New Students
- Student Editorial: The Market Basket Effect: Protests in NE
- Student Profile: Paul Sampson
- Faculty Profile: Jeremy Stubbs
Click here to view the online issue!
|Aerial Photos of Holderness School|
Today we had an unexpected visitor from the Class of 1979, Ian McIntyre. Ian landed his plane on the lower fields, picked up Director of Publications Emily Magnus, and flew back over campus for a quick photo shoot. The views were spectacular and we are grateful to have a new selection of aerial photographs of campus. To see photographs of the trip, visit our Smugmug page.
|School Night Concert | Joe Pevar|
|Soccer Boys JV1|
Location: Kimball Union Academy
Soccer Boys JV1 vs Kimball Union Academy
|Soccer Boys JV2|
Location: Playing Fields - Wales Fields (Lower Fields) - 3
Soccer Boys JV2 vs Kimball Union Academy
Here's the Gallery of the Week for the week of September 22! With temperatures in the 70s and 80s last week, it was the perfect time to venture outdoors and play in the sun. Take a look at our Smugmug gallery to see what the Bulls were up to.