Jessica Harrison Fullerton ’00 Wins the Ashley Award
Congratulations, Jessica Harrison Fullerton ’00! For the second year in a row, an alum from the Class of 2000 received the “Ashley Award” in honor of Tom Ashley, Class of 1911. The award was established by the Executive Committee of the Alumni Association to recognize “a young alumnus or...
Elliot Gilbert ‘16 Enjoying Early Success at Washington and Lee
Abraham, John – April 21, 2017 With only three games remaining in the regular season of her freshman year, Elliot Gilbert ’16 and the Washington and Lee University women’s lacrosse team are the second ranked team in the nation according to the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). The...
Honoring Graham Harden ’87
Yesterday afternoon, the Boys Varsity Lacrosse team paid special tribute to an athletic legend, and Deerfield graduate, Graham Harden ’87. Head Coach Chip Davis P’15’17’20 and the team dedicated their 2017 season to Graham for his outstanding achievements. In an email regarding the dedication, Graham’s classmates, Peter Fearey ’87...
Khalifa ’14 Named Ivy League Player of the Year
Osama Khalifa ’14 was named the Ivy League Player of the Year yesterday, as announced by the league following a vote by the league head coaches. Khalifa enjoyed an outstanding junior campaign for the Columbia Lions. He posted a 15-1 season record at the No. 1 position and claimed...
David Branson Smith ’02 Wins Sundance Award
Congratulations to David Branson Smith ’02, who won the screenplay prize at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival for Ingrid Goes West! Smith co-wrote the dark comedy with director Matt Spicer about the ever-growing influence that social networking plays in people’s lives. In a January 22 Sundance Review article Jordan...
Aurora Simionescu ’02 Becomes the First Non-Japanese Professor at Japan’s Space Institute
Aurora Simionescu ’02 is making strides in the world of science. Born in Romania, she first studied in the U.S. when selected for a one year scholarship at Deerfield. She continued her studies in the U.S. at both Harvard and Stanford and majored in astrophysics. In 2015, she was included...
Boys Hockey Team Featured in the New England Hockey Journal
The New England Hockey Journal January issue features the Deerfield Boys Hockey team who won the 2016 Flood-Marr Tournament for the first time since 2002. In the championship game, the boys defeated Milton Academy 4-3. Read more from the article.
Listen to Me, by Hannah Pittard ’97
The NY Times has just published a review of the a new novel by Hannah Pittard ’97. Check out the review at nytimes.com — and look in your Spring 2016 issue of Deerfield Magazine for more!