The pulse

  1. Deerfield Excels at the Henley Royal Regatta!

    For the second time in school history and the first time for the girls' team, Deerfield participated in the Henley Royal Regatta, one of the most exciting rowing events of the year! An incredible celebration of the sport with amazing history and tradition, Henley draws crews from all over the world and across all age categories (there are events for high school, university, and elite rowers). This year, Deerfield entered crews into three different events: the Princess Elizabeth Challenge Trophy (Boys 8), the Prince Philip Challenge Trophy (Girls 8), and the Prince Albert Challenge Trophy (University Men's 4+).  

  2. Thirteen Deerfield Students Complete Classical Studies Program

    This year, the Language Department celebrated the achievement of thirteen scholars who completed the rigorous Classical Studies Program, a graduation distinction requiring challenging coursework, significant extracurricular contribution, and leadership. All thirteen students completed the highest levels of Latin and/or ancient Greek. All thirteen also completed spring seminars during their junior or senior years. We’re enormously proud of these impressive classicists!

  3. New York Times Best Selling Author Christopher Whipple ’71’s New Book Release

    Christopher C. Whipple ‘71, a New York Times bestselling author, has released a new book titled The Spymasters: How the CIA Directors Shape History and the Future. This book is a remarkable, behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to run the world’s most powerful intelligence agency, and how the CIA is often a crucial counterforce against presidents threatening to overstep the powers of their office.