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Janice Pedrin-Nielson to deliver 140th Commencement Address

Holderness School is pleased to announce that long-time faculty member Janice Pedrin-Nielson will deliver the school’s 140th Commencement address.
“We are excited and honored to have one of our first and longest-serving female educators share her wisdom and thoughtful perspective with the Holderness community,” stated Head of School Phil Peck.

Ms. Pedrin-Nielson joined the Holderness faculty in 1981 and is the school’s first full-time female faculty member as well as the school’s first female administrator. She set a professional standard for the many women and men who followed.  Over the course of a 38-year Holderness career, Ms. Pedrin-Nielson was the Dean of Academic Affairs for more than two decades and served as the Chair of the Modern and Classical Language Department and Community Service Coordinator.

"I am delighted and extremely honored to be the speaker at this year's Holderness commencement,” shared Ms. Pedrin-Nielson.  “It is such a compliment to be considered among the very notable speakers we have enjoyed over the years, and a tribute to all teachers whom I hope to represent at this event.”

Holderness School’s 140th Commencement Ceremony will take place at 11:00 AM on Monday, May 20th.
 
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