We want to hear from YOU! Email Megan Brogan with your latest news - births, weddings and other amazing announcements. Be sure to attach a picture if you would like us to include it in The Spirit, the online alumni newsletter.
Emma Stern '14 - Congratulations to Emma who won 3rd place in World Series of Entrepreneurship. Emma, a rising sophomore at Springside Chestnut
Hill Academy, designed an entrepreneurial project called "NeuronFive" which is an interactive student-teacher study platform. The teachers enter terms and the students add meanings. It promotes greater in-depth learning through the creation of visuals and connections.
Congratulations to Meadowbrook Alumni who are shining at the William Penn Charter School! Christian Galo '11, Brian Isztwan '12 and Tzion Jones '12
were recognized at Penn Charter's end of the year award ceremony on May 26th. Brian was awarded the HARVARD CLUB AWARD
- "To that member of the Junior Class who is deemed the most worthy by reason of his/her scholarship, character, school spirit, influence upon his/her fellows, and general ability." Tzion was awarded the MUSIC AWARD (Choral) - "To a member of the Upper School who has made an outstanding contribution to the music program through both talent and leadership." Tzion was also awarded the DRAMA PRIZE
- "Awarded to an Upper School student who has made an outstanding contribution to the dramatic arts at Penn Charter." Finally, Christian was awarded the J.P. HARLAND PRIZE
- "To that member of the Junior Class or Senior Class who has been the best student in Latin during his/her years at Penn Charter."
You can spot Brian and Tzion in the photo, but you won't see Christian, because he was at Meadowbrook that day for Field Day!
Ilya Rake '11 will be attending the University of North Carolina School of Arts where he is enrolled in film making. As many may recall, his 6th grade hobby was movie making! It was also great to see Ilya at Field Day this year.
Omar Altimany '11 graduated from Germantown Academy this past June and will be attending NYU in the fall. It was great to see Omar as well at Field Day!
The Turner Family recently relocated to Marrietta, Georgia. It was wonderful to hear that Carmen '10 has just finished her first year at the George Washington University, Candace '11 graduated from Pope High School in June and will be starting her freshman year at Agnes Scott College in Decataur, GA and Myles '15 will be a freshman at Pope High School. We wish them all well and hope to see the Turners when they come back north!
Katie Gross '02- In May, Katie graduated from Parsons School of Design with her masters degree in curation of museum pieces.
Tripp Davis '77
- It's always fun to open the Philadelphia Inquirer
and see our alumni in the news! Take a look at this terrific article about Tripp Davis and the new addition
he put on his home in Rydal.