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Return of the Flaska

  Jan Flaska, Dean of Spiritual and Ethical Life at Deerfield Academy, is returning this fall after a year’s leave, during which he worked towards a doctoral degree from Catholic Theological Union in Hyde Park. The year away from DA has allowed Dean Flaska to form new ideas to explore at ...

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A Summer at The Island School is No Vacation

At the Island School in the Bahamas: Catherine Fleming '15, Ken park '15, Juliette Lee '14 Located on the southern tip of the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas, The Island School has recently become a popular semester program for Deerfield students. Founded in 1998, the school set ...

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Welcome, New Faculty!

  Left to right (top): Peter Hynds, Marjorie Young, Jael Hernandez-Vasquez, Mark Spencer, Jamie Bucci, Charlotte Patriquin, Drew Philie, Jaime Correa, Left to right (bottom): Nicholas Hall, Asvelt Nduwumwami, Lauren Brozovich, Caroline Stedman, Anna Steim, Neil Jacobs, Haley O'Neil, Not ...

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Familiar Faces Off to New Beginnings

As each Deerfield school year passes, new faces come and familiar ones go. An entire class of seniors rise up and graduate, leaving behind their legacy like empty rows of bleachers for the remaining classes to fill. The same goes for faculty members at Deerfield, who graduate and move away to start ...

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Transforming the Arts at Deerfield

As the school year comes to a close and students leave for summer break, Deerfield Academy will begin its newest construction project to transform the Memorial Building into the Deerfield Center of the Arts. “The [Memorial Building] has not had major renovations done since the ...

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New Student Council Leaders Elected

For the 2013-2014 academic year Tripp Kaelin ‘14 will follow Cleo Siderides ‘13  as student body president, and Maggie Shilling ‘14 will succeed Teddy Romeyn’s ‘13 place as the student council ...

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Setting a New Stage for The Arabic Program

The Arabic Program at Deerfield will experience important developments starting in the 2013-2014 school year that will alter and expand upon the learning and communicating done in Arabic classes. The Arabic Program at Deerfield will be combined with the programs of the Five Colleges: Amherst, ...

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Invernizzi Tangos, O’Donnells Seek Renewal on Sabbatical

At the end of this year, Teachers Michael O’Donnell, Sonja O’Donnell, and Virginia Invernizzi will leave Deerfield and begin their sabbaticals. A sabbatical is usually a once-in-a- career opportunity, and these three teachers are ready to make the most of ...

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Spring Fever is Contagious

If you’re a new student this year, you have probably heard a lot of talk about Spring Term. With so much hype, it is easy to wonder what all the fuss is about. “I don’t know why, but everyone seems much happier [during the spring term], myself included,” said Nick Goss ‘13. “For most ...

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The Hills are Alive with the Sound of Science

This summer, about 30 Deerfield students will spend four weeks on campus working on energy-focused research projects under the guidance of Science Teacher Ivory Hills. From July 8 to August 2, participants will attempt to answer questions such as, “Can we capture useful energy from the ...

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