Melissa Manice ’00: Healthcare Entrepreneur
Melissa Manice, founder of “Cohero Health” is about to change the lives of the millions of asthma sufferers. After many years of hard work, starting with pre-med, continuing with a Masters in Public Health, and finally transferring to an urban public healthcare program in New York, Melissa knew how...
Always Pack a Party Dress: a memoir by Amanda Brooks ’92
Amanda Brooks ’92, former creative director at Barney’s, has just published a memoir titled, “Always Pack a Party Dress: And Other Lessons Learned from a (Half) Life in Fashion.” Here is one whimsical advice piece about Amanda’s book, written by Rebecca Harrington of New York Magazine’s The Cut.
Deerfield student honored at annual Peacemaker Awards
“GREENFIELD — Traprock Center for Peace and Justice Director Sarah Pirtle says the Peacemaker Award recognizes not only the students, but also the families, teachers and mentors that help and inspire them to do good things. “We look forward to this night all year,” Pirtle said at the awards...
William Zinsser ’40, Author of On Writing Well, Dies at 92
“William Zinsser, a writer, editor and teacher whose book On Writing Well sold more than 1.5 million copies by employing his own literary craftsmanship to urge clarity, simplicity, brevity and humanity, dies on Tuesday at his home in Manhattan. He was 92.” Read more about William Zinsser ’40, the...
McKelvey Brothers Pen a Book About Father’s Passion for Baseball
“When Dick “The Rev” McKelvey was young, he had a pair of events shape what would become a passion for the rest of his life. It all happened well before McKelvey grew up and moved his family from Germantown, Pa., to Deerfield, where he became a well-known baseball coach...