Spring 2019 Web Extras

Destination Learning: Morocco and Cuba Travel Blogs
Read student and faculty reflections and view photographs from the Alvord Center for Global & Environmental Studies international education programs in Morocco and Cuba during March Break.

A Fable Flickers to Life
Browse a gallery of photos from the winter musical, The Old Man and The Old Moon, and read the show’s Playbill, including cast and crew bios.

Martin Luther King Jr. Week
Read more about Wesleyan University professor Anthony Ryan Hatch’s convocation, watch a video highlighting student performances at the community assembly, and view a gallery of photos from MLK Week 2019.

Writing at Loomis Chaffee
Listen to a podcast about writing at Loomis Chaffee, including readings of several original pieces by a variety of voices on campus.

Island Visitors
Find out more about Visiting Artists Harriet Diamond, Dave Gloman, and Debbie Hesse; and Guest Musicians New World Trio and Sarah Asmar.

Brilliant: StuCo Benefit Concert
View a photo gallery from the Student Council Benefit Concert in February.

Faculty & Staff News: Summer Immersion Programs
Learn more about Immersion Programs that will be taught by Loomis Chaffee faculty during the 2019 Loomis Chaffee Summer Program, and explore all the Summer Program offerings as well as application information.

Dear Mom, Pop & Fred
Dear Mom, Pop & Fred: Letters from Windsor is available for purchase in paperback and in Kindle format from amazon.com.

Sports Fans’ FAQs
Watch a video of James Daring ’14 triple jumping when he was a member of the Loomis Chaffee track and field team.   

Girls varsity soccer head coach Linda Hathorn shares a helpful video explaining the offside rule.

Alumni Authors
Listen to a Pelican Scoop Podcast conversation between author Keith Scribner ’80 and English teacher and Director of Writing Initiatives Sally Knight.

Object Lesson: Recipes from Sill House
View recipes from The Chaffee School’s Sill House, offering a taste of mid-20th Century American cuisine, and listen to a podcast in which Karen Parsons, Loomis Chaffee archivist and history teacher, discusses the recipes, now preserved in the school archives.

Alumni Baseball Outings
Join fellow Loomis Chaffee alumni at a Pelicans at the Ballpark outing in a city near you:

Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros
Fenway Park 
Sunday, May 19 | 1:05 p.m. game
For more information and to register online 

New York Yankees vs. Houston Astros
Yankee Stadium
Saturday, June 22 | 7:05 p.m. game
For more information and to register online 

Hartford Yard Goats vs. Altoona Curve
Dunkin' Donuts Park 
Sunday, June 23 | 1:05 p.m. game
For more information and to register online

Hartford Yard Goats vs. Akron RubberDucks
Dunkin' Donuts Park 
Saturday, July 27 | 6:05 p.m. game
For more information and to register online

If you have questions or need additional information, 
please email michelle_carr@loomis.org or call 860.687.6815.

Reunion Weekend
Classes ending in 4s and 9s, register for Reunion Weekend.

Submit a Class Note
Share your news and life updates with classmates and friends.

Remembrance of Marla Schreiber Mehlman ’85
Read an article in The Atlantic written by Jon Mehlman, husband of the late Marla Schreiber Mehlman ’85, about Marla’s courageous and inspirational battle with breast cancer.