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!
Aaron Helfand ’01 on the History and Teaching of Architecture at Deerfield
Architect Aaron Helfand ’01 was recently published in Period Homes magazine in an article titled “Learning From Deerfield, Massachussetts’ Historic Architecture”. Helfand covers the the history and architecture of Historic Deerfield and the Deerfield Academy campus, and then examines the impact of this history on DA students and the school’s growing architecture program. “Perhaps...
Gil Roddy ’14 NCAA Division III Tennis Champion
Written by: Bob York Gil Roddy ’14, a former four-year standout for the Deerfield Academy boys tennis team, has continued his winning ways on the collegiate level. This past weekend, Roddy chipped in with a big assist as Bowdoin College captured its first NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championship....
Rachel Sit ’16 Named US Lacrosse Academic All-American
Congratulations to Rachel Sit, Deerfield class of 2016, who was selected as an Academic All-American from the Western Massachusetts Chapter of US Lacrosse! She is one of two recipients from Western Mass. To receive this honor, a player must be a junior or senior with a cumulative GPA of at least...
New TV Role for Peter Cambor ’97
Tune into Showtime this Sunday to see Peter Cambor as a bearded roadie in Cameron Crowe’s new series, Roadies. According the Boston Globe, “Roadies” sheds light on an overlooked occupation, and Cambor said he’s excited to be a part of the series. Read more of the article here. (Photo from...
Ben Lovejoy ’03 and the Pittsburgh Penguins Win Stanley Cup
Congratulations to Ben Lovejoy ’03 and the Pittsburgh Penguins for winning their fourth Stanley Cup on Sunday against the San Jose Sharks. The Penguins’ 3-1 win eliminated the Sharks in Game 6 of the final series. The team will celebrate in Pittsburgh tomorrow with a parade downtown. According to...
David Darling ’16 Rescues Pilot from Downed Plane off the RI Coast
Recent DA grad David Darling had quite a first day on the job when he and a fellow lifeguard rescued the pilot of a downed plane, 30 yards off shore from a crowded Rhode Island beach. According to Inside Edition, “The 62-year-old pilot from Long Island, New York, was seen climbing...
Ashik Desai ’10: Featured in Crain’s Chicago Business “20 in their 20’s”
At the age of 23, Ashik Desai ’10 has quickly risen to the top in his role at the award winning healthcare patient education company, Context Media. Talk about an overachiever! He currently leads the entire 50+ employee NYC office, and oversees revenue and analytics. In 2015, he led...