|Special Programs 2014 Schedule|
The final version of the 2014 Special Programs is here.
|5 Girls, 6 Boys Qualify for the U16 Easterns|
Sarah Gillis, Taylor Dobyns, Alexa Dannis, Elizabeth Osuchowski, FSC’s Lucy Gildehaus, Joe Gillis, Will Trudeau, Morgan Dawkins, FSC’s Luke Hanlon, RJ Humphreys, and Ryan Pratte will join a New Hampshire team of 18 girls and 19 boys and will race SG/GS/Sl races from March 6 - March 10th, 2014 at Whiteface Mountain. Coach Craig Antonides credited "fine finishes in the two slalom events" for helping several Holderness skiers clinch their spot on the list, noting that "there was a hint of drama and tension in the air" at last weekend's competitions at Pat's Peak and Cannon Mountain.
|Teagan Mosenthal Named to U18 Eastern Nationals Team|
Holderness Junior Teagan Mosenthal will join teammates Michael Beutner, Jesse Osuchowski and Clark Macomber at Copper Mountain, Colorado from Feb 27th to March 6th for the U18 Nationals. Teagan scored a discretionary spot off the alternate list by finishing in the top ten twice and in the top fifteen twice this season, competing consistently at the top level in slalom, giant slalom, superG and downhill.
Holderness Coach Jeff Harold was also selected to join the coaching staff for the team. (Read more.)
|Holderness Math Team Wins Tilton Invitational|
Qianyi Zhang, Moti Jiang, Ziang Zhou, Paige Pfenninger, Zhowei Yu, and Keying Yang competed on six individual tests and in one group event at the Tilton Invitational on Sunday resulting in a competition win for Holderness, 150 - 115. The Holderness Bulls tied or won every phase of the competition. The math department's emphasis on collaborative learning was reflected in the team's especially strong showing in the team portion of the event. Congratulations team!
|The Picador: Volume 9, Issue 8|
Inside this issue:
- Leah Rice Shares Her Observations on the Pupose of Special Programs
- Senior Thesis Updates: From Casino Planning to 3D Printing
- Winter Sports Summaries
- Julia and Julia Represent Holderness and the USA in Sochi
Read the online version here!
|Three Holderness skiers headed to U18 Nationals; School Coach named to staff of Eastern Region team|
Last week three Holderness skiers were named to the Eastern Team for the U18 Nationals. Seniors Clark Macomber and Jess Osuchowski will be joined by Junior Michael Beutner for the events at Copper Mountain, Colorado from February 27th to March 6th. Holderness Coach Jeff Harold was selected to join the coaching staff for the team and is headed out to Copper Mountain, as well. Holderness has sent 26 athletes and six coaches to this event in the last eight years.
|Guest Artists Announced for 2014 Artward Bound|
Six visiting and two faculty artists will be on the Holderness School campus during the school’s annual Artward Bound program beginning March 3rd. The program, a ten day artist’s colony experience, is a nationally recognized visual and performing arts program in which students have one on one creative time with working artists. Students work in a variety of forms and in the evenings there are performances and gallery shows. Details are below.
|Hannah Durnan, Caroline Mure to advance to Poetry Out Loud Regionals|
Senior Hannah Durnan was the winner of last night's Poetry Out Loud recitation competition. Caroline Mure was chosen runner-up. Both girls will recite at the NH regionals on March 13. Both girls have vied in the school competition before, and their experience showed as they earned top honors in this their senior year. Cat Mclaughlin, Charlotte Freccia, Leah Scaralia, Paige Pfenniger, Youngjae Cha and Emma Abrams also competed. All of the students recited two poems from memory from poets as diverse in tone and content as A.E. Houseman to Wilfred Owen to Billy Collins, delighting a packed Hagerman auditorium. See the video