Uruguay Group to Sell Croissants MLK Day
The group that went to Uruguay summer ’09 will sell croissants during the morning break of our MLK celebration. All proceeds will benefit the orphanage where they did community service while there. Come help the children!
Deerfield’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
The schedule for Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day activities is posted below. A morning of student presentations and community break-out sessions is followed by a performance by a highly regarded troupe of musicians and actors from Denver, CO, who will take the audience on a multimedia journey through...
Are YOU Applying for a Semester Away Program?
If you are applying for a semester away program for the 2011-2012 school year, please contact the Office of the Academic Dean today. These programs include Chewonki Semester, Rocky Mountain Semester, Swiss Semester, the Island School and the Mountain School.” We are happy to work with you in completing...
Christian Day, Web Applications Programmer
Deerfield welcomes Christian Day, who has been hired as the new Web Applications Programmer. Christian brings experience as a software developer, including having programmed web services for many popular travel websites. He also has a boarding school background, having taught and chaired Computer Science at both Phillips Exeter Academy...
Don’t be Bored this Summer!!
Check out this exciting summer opportunity – Apogee Adventures – you could find yourself biking across Cape Cod, working on a community service project in Vermont or hiking thru the Montana mountains!
Fruits & Veggies Challenge Reminder
This is just a reminder for everyone participating in my Fruits & Veggies Challenge to keep up the good work!! There’s only one more week left of the challenge! Forms should be either e-mailed or dropped in the box that will be available outside the Parker Room by Tuesday,...
Name This Deerfield Actor
Library Question of the Month for January: This award winning actor, who entered Deerfield Academy for a post-grad year, is most famous for playing a survivor of a plane crash on a television series that ran from 2004 to 2010. Who is he?
Molecule of the Week: January 3
Chlorophyll f Chlorophyll, the photosynthetic molecule that has helped make Earth an oxygen rich planet has been known to exist in four varieties: chlorophyll a, b, c and d. In science, 2010 was notable as researchers discovered another version found in Australian stromatolites (knobby ocean dwelling rocks and algae)...
Faculty Band Rocks School Meeting
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Classical Like You’ve Never Heard It: Wednesday
It is with great pleasure that I invite you all to the first Schuler Concert Series event of the year. The Synergy Brass Quintet performs more concerts than anyone in classical music today, averaging nearly 300 engagements per year. They have cultivated a uniquely exuberant style of presentation that...