Loomis Chaffee English Colloquium speaker Clint Smith read some of his poetry and discussed themes in his writing during an all-school address in the Olcott Center on Monday, April 15.
Alumni News Archive
Thanks to the generous contributions of alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, family, and friends, Loomis Chaffee's Philanthropy Day 2019 was a tremendous success.
Celebrated television director and producer James L. Widdoes '72 will deliver the Commencement address at Loomis Chaffee on Sunday, May 26.
Pelican Model United Nations alumni Gaurang Goel '17, Kevin Jung '17, and Cathy Hyeon '18, all students at Harvard University, met up with Loomis Chaffee Model U.N. students who were in Beantown for the Boston Model U.N. Conference on February 7–9.
Thirty-eight students submitted flash fiction pieces before Head's Holiday for the second annual Katharine Brush Creative Writing Contest, sponsored by Loomis Chaffee Writing Initiatives.
"Sway. Shift. Formation," an exhibition by artist Debbie Hesse, is on display in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery through April 18. Ms. Hesse spent time as a Visiting Artist in the Richmond Art Center and spoke at the Februay 14 opening reception.
Pelicans Jeff Scanlon '79 and Scott MacClintic '82 are on board to lead new two-week Immersion Programs focused on writing and Design Thinking in this year's Loomis Chaffee Summer Program enrolling now for June 2019.
Author Keith Scribner '80 returned to Loomis Chaffee in January to promote his newly-released novel, Old Newgate Road, and to share his experiences as a writer at events across campus.
"Things, Places, Faces," by Nanette Vonnegut, is on display in the Sue and Eugene Mercy Jr. Gallery from January 10 through February 8, 2019. An opening reception was held on Thursday, January 10, in the Richmond Art Center.
Four alumni of color from the Class of 2017 returned to campus on Tuesday to speak to current students of color about their college experiences, from academics to social life and from dorm choices to scholarship opportunities.