Campus Stores Hours – Start of School
The Campus Stores, Hitchcock House and the Athletic Store welcome students, families, faculty and staff back to campus and an especially warm welcome to our new community members! Our hours for the start of school are noted below and posted outside each store for your convenience. If you have...
The Brains with Beauty Project – Final Update
Final update on "The Brains with Beauty Project", a Black female youth empowerment initiative I have developed with the help of my 2016 CSGC summer grant.
Hoops for Hope – CSGC Grant Update 2
With my CSGC grant, I was able to construct basketball hoops in two community areas (specifically established for 留守儿童 － “left behind children”) in Sichuan, China. I visited one of these areas and had the opportunity to see and use the new hoop. I was greeted by the community...
Saving Sodus: Summer Grant Update
When I think of community service projects, I usually thinking of directly helping individuals and creating an impact on a community, but that's not what I did.
Leadership Appointments for 2016-2017
Dear Deerfield Families and Students, I hope you’re enjoying a restful and restorative summer. As the 2016-2017 school year begins to ramp up, I write to share several leadership appointments at Deerfield: Robertson (Bob) R. Howe has been appointed Athletic Director. Bob served as Athletic Director at Loomis Chaffee School...
Faculty Updates for Fall 2016
New and Returning Faculty: We will be welcoming fourteen new faculty members this year (see complete biographies for new faculty) and three colleagues who are returning from their sabbaticals (Ms. Ellis, Ms. Loftus and Mr. Meier). I am very excited about our new faculty, and I hope that the...
Pollinator Project- Final Post
The pollinator project has had a huge impact on my community. Volunteers from Eastman and Grantham have helped us to install and document the hotels, as well as suggesting plans for new ones. I am thankful for all the people who helped in this project and I am hopeful...
Library service hours Wed. August 24
On Wednesday August 24 Library services will be provided 1-3pm, following a morning Library staff retreat. However, the Library building will be open regular summer hours on Aug. 24 to accommodate scheduled meetings and campus tours.
Sustainable Agriculture and Food
For the past month I have been volunteering at Seeds of Solidarity as part of my CSGC grant. My goal for this summer was to learn more about sustainable farming and growing food. I have also been working at my local food pantry to focus on how growing the...
Shanthi School for the Deaf: Summer Service Grant
Seeing the kids grow and learning how to communicate with them was absolutely incredible. It was amazing to see that even though I came to the school to teach them Math and English, they ended up teaching me a lot as well.