Deerfield Magazine Wins Gold…and Silver, and Bronze, and More!
For the second year in a row, the Academy’s alumni publication, Deerfield Magazine, received a “Gold” Communication Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in the 2012 Independent School Publications category. For the first time ever, the Communications Office also entered the “magazines with a...
And the Winners of the Candy Contest Are…
Congratulations to the winners of the Koch Cafe Long Winter Weekend Candy Contest! Caroline Bewkes and Teutsch guessed correctly that there were 212 pieces of candy.
Green Cup Week 2 Winners & How to Earn a Dress Down Day
We’re halfway done with the 2012 Green Cup Challenge, where dorms compete for a month to reduce their electricity consumption compared to an early January baseline value. This is a competition where everyone wins – the school saves money, the mountains in West Virginia don’t get blasted away to...
Celebrate Black History Month … at the library
In celebration of Black History Month, the Deerfield Black Student Alliance (DBSA) is collaborating with the staff of the Boyden Library to create weekly questions that will focus upon significant figures who improved the life for blacks in America. Our contest begins with this question: Best known today for...
Elissa M. DeNunzio wins January Library Question of the Month
Congratulations to Elissa M. DeNunzio, winner of our January Library Question of the Month! The Question: This DA alumnus stars in the Dark Knight movie series and the Ringer television series. He was also a featured player in Lost. Who is he? The Answer: Nestor Carabonell, Class of 1986 We...
LWW Charter Bus Information
Here is the bus schedule for Long Winter Weekend. Departure and return times and locations.
Green Cup Prizes
Each week, the boys’ dorm and girls’ dorm that reduces their energy consumption the most in honor of the Green Cup Challenge will win a dress down (probably on that Monday). You can check how your dorm, and Deerfield in general, is doing at the bottom of the Daily...
Baby It’s Cold Outside
We all remember Charlie and Alice’s performance of the classic X-mas carol at KFC, bringing to mind the annual winter problem of what to do on freezing weekends. Student Council has the answer!
Campus Stores Hours Change due to Break
With Long Winter Weekend coming up, we’re making some changes to our store hours this week and next. Here’s what you need to know: Hitchcock House Athletic Store Mon 1/30 8-4:30Tue 1/31 8-5:30Wed 2/1 8-5:30Thu 2/2 8-3:30Fri 2/3 CLOSEDSat 2/4 CLOSEDSun 2/5 CLOSEDMon 2/6 Limited Availability 8-4Tue...
Varsity Skiers at Berkshire East
The varsity ski team competed at Berkshire East on January 25. Both the boys and girls finished first. Congratulations to the Deerfield skiers! Photo by Nicki McDonald.