Pelicans returned home to the Island June 15–17, for Reunion 2018 — a weekend full of gatherings, celebrations, learning, and enjoyment for all. Attendees included Loomis Chaffee class years ending in 3 and 8, as well as alumni who graduated more than 50 years ago, and their families.
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Longman Leadership Institute students and faculty celebrated a year's worth of living and learning together in a residential learning program aimed at empowering young women and encouraging their development of leadership skills.
Junior Michael Suski has been named the 2017–18 Gatorade Connecticut Boys Soccer Player of the Year.
In the Norton Fellowship Program, students take active roles in their communities through self-directed engagement projects during summer break. The five students selected as 2018 Norton Fellows gave overviews of their project goals at a kick-off meeting on June 1.
Loomis Chaffee's Class of 2018 received diplomas at the 102nd Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 27. Senior Sam Goldfarb was student speaker, and Chairman of the Loomis Chaffee Board of Trustees Christopher K. Norton '76 was Commencement speaker.
With topics ranging from robotics and florescent microscopy to film-making and digital animation, 22 seniors presented their Senior Projects to the school community on May 21 and 22 in venues across campus.
With a 15-5 win over Kent on Wednesday, May 23, the girls lacrosse team defended its Founders League title and recorded an undefeated season in the league while also celebrating the team's seniors, who played their final game at Loomis Chaffee.
The boys varsity baseball team captured their third consecutive league title this Wednesday, May 23, with a 6-3 win over Taft.
Loomis Chaffee recognized students for their academic and extracurricular achievements at the 2018 All-School Awards convocation on May 22, and the Student Council announced the selection of Adnan Rubai as Teacher of the Year.
The girls JV lacrosse team and coaches volunteered to run with local school-aged children in the Girls In Stride organization this spring, culminating in the Shad Derby 5K Run in Windsor in May 19.