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...
Boys Varsity Hockey Alums in the ECAC
Written by John Abraham Three former Big Green hockey players have made a name for themselves in one of college hockey’s most competitive leagues, the East Coast Athletic Conference (ECAC). Ben Masella ’12 is currently in his senior season and is serving as an Assistant Captain at St. Lawrence...
Shenae Lundberg ’11: Deerfield Hockey Alum Playing in First Professional Hockey League for Women
Former Deerfield hockey goalie Shenae Lundberg ’11 continues to shine between the pipes as a member of the Connecticut Whale, one of four teams that make up the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL). The NWHL is the first professional hockey league for women to pay its athletes in North...
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.
Deerfield Alums Reunite at Division I Swimming Meet
Former Deerfield swimmers, Miles Smachlo ’16 and Matt Hrabchak ’15, reunited at the University of Georgia Swimming and Diving Fall Invitational last Saturday, 12/3. Smachlo is in his first year on the University of Michigan Swimming and Diving team while, Matt enters his second season for the University of...
Paula Edgar ’95: Metropolitan Black Bar Association President
Congratulations to Paula Edgar ’95 who was recently installed as president of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association! In an article in the “Brooklyn Daily Eagle” on November 9, Paula “talked about her mother and how her death during 9/11 not only led her to go to law school, but...