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CISA Assists Local Farms After Irene
Though it’s been more than two months since tropical storm Irene moved through the Northeast, many in this area are still struggling to restore their land to working conditions. Deerfield Academy’s playing fields are still under repair, and up- and down-stream from campus, farmers are struggling with lost crops,...
In response to my fall letter to the community, where I highlight our strong sense of place and ubuntu, a member of the Class of 1975 reflects lyrically on the richest gift he received at Deerfield. In our fast-paced, task-filled lives, we would do well to reconnect with this...
King Abdullah ’80 NPR Interview
His Majesty King Abdullah II ’80 of Jordan is in New York this week to address the United Nations General Assembly. He spoke this morning on NPR about Palestinian statehood, Arab Spring, and his plans for Jordan. Listen to the NPR interview.
Following in her sister’s (pointe) shoes, Ilse Kapteyn entertained her fellow students, faculty, and staff with sensational dance performances over the past three years, but that won’t be the case this fall…unless you are willing to make a trip to Russia. Foregoing her spot in Deerfield’s senior class, Ilse...
New Flavors Coming to the Dining Hall!
Bill Creelman ’92 is previewing his Spindrift Soda for Deerfield at this Wednesday’s walk-through lunch. Come try some of the delicious flavors, and see what may be in store for you in the beverage section later this year!
Nestor Carbonell ’86 in New Show
Tune in this month to see Nestor Carbonell in Ringer, a new series premiering on the CW!
Peter Trovato ’01 Honored with the 2011 Ashley Award
“You are lucky that Deerfield’s values are so deeply embedded that the community demands of you to follow them,” said Peter Trovato as he accepted the first-ever Ashley Award for Service. Mr. Trovato was chosen as the first recipient because of his outstanding work as the founder of The...
Choate Challenge 2012
October 1 – November 10 Each October-November, Deerfield Academy and Choate Rosemary Hall go head to head in an Annual Support challenge. Whoever has the most donors from the youngest 10 classes (2003-2012) is the victor! In the fifth year of the Choate Challenge, final results are: DA 319,...