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Posted Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 3:56:48 PM
The Group VII girls spent two days this week fully immersed in the daily activities of the native New England peoples. Together they constructed a Wetu, cooked over a campfire, made cornhusk dolls, and wrote their origin stories.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 1:57:00 PM
Author and alumna Courtney Maum visited Greenwich Academy on Friday to discuss her latest novel, "Touch," and to share her experiences as a writer.
Posted Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 3:47:54 PM
From start to finish, it is the quality of the Greenwich Academy faculty that sets us apart and ensures that our students are the beneficiaries of the best possible learning experience.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 2:58:46 PM
The Luchsinger Gallery at Greenwich Academy is pleased to be showcasing the work of Syrian-born artist Mohamad Hafez. The exhibit, "Mohamad Hafez: Homeland InSecurity," features poignant, three-dimensional cityscapes, conveying the rich cultural heritage of a homeland ravaged by the ongoing Syrian Civil War.
Posted Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 1:00:00 PM
Giggle me timbers! A crew of comic pirates took over Wednesday's Lower School assembly, conscripting the girls into service improvising a musical comedy that had everyone in stitches.
Posted Monday, Sep 25, 2017 11:41:00 AM
Photographic artist Thomas Mezzanotte conducted a two-day workshop with the Group IV girls, teaching them the fundamentals of photography, how to make their own pinhole cameras, and how to take and develop pictures using their new cameras.
Posted Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 8:36:08 AM
Approximately 16,000 semifinalists have been named in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Among this year's semifinalists are three Greenwich Academy seniors—Christine K., Jaclyn M., and Jane W.
Posted Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 3:39:44 PM
School is back in session! And for the seniors, opening day is the day they've been waiting for all summer long.
Posted Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 1:17:00 PM
For two weeks, eight rising sophomores assisted Croatian ecologists to create a survey of local wildlife for their research.
Posted Monday, May 22, 2017 11:03:09 AM
GA capped off a spectacular season in spectacular fashion winning their second straight New England Championship.
Posted Friday, May 19, 2017 10:06:00 AM
GA's 190th commencement was a proud and joyous moment for the 87 girls making their transition from student to alumna.
Posted Friday, May 12, 2017 10:34:00 AM
Launched just under two years ago, the Greenwich Academy Career Resource Center has helped 175 students and alumnae locate jobs, internships and mentors in fields of their interest.
Posted Tuesday, May 9, 2017 2:12:44 PM
Greenwich Academy Group VII students took to the stage in Massey Theater last week to perform a one-act version of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest, the classic comedy of manners first produced in London in 1895.
Posted Monday, May 1, 2017 11:10:52 AM
Charter Day, a beloved GA tradition, is a celebration of the school's founding in 1827, the election of Middle and Upper School student government officers for the following school year, and the kick-off of Alumnae Reunion Weekend.
Posted Monday, May 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM
Deirdre Daly, the first woman to hold the post of U.S. Attorney for the State of Connecticut, will deliver the graduation address at Greenwich Academy's 190th commencement on Thursday, May 18.
Posted Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 11:50:30 AM
Last Saturday's GA benefit, Urban Cowgirl, was a boot-stomping, knee-slapping, hand-clapping good time.
Posted Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 9:11:14 PM
Through the establishment of the Career Resource Center, Greenwich Academy is offering students and alumnae the opportunity to draw on the school's vast network to explore career opportunities, seek advice from industry experts, and secure internships.
Posted Friday, Apr 7, 2017 4:03:00 PM
What do ice flowers and a TED talk by furturist Juan Enriquez have in common? They were both the inspiration for novels written by author Kate Messner.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017 11:38:24 AM
On March 30, GA hosted an evening of visual and performing arts. The event included a reception with Stanley Casselman, the light artist whose works are currently on display in the Luchsinger Gallery and Jacobs Lobby; and a lecture about and viewing of GA's permanent light art installation by James Turrell.
Posted Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 12:38:00 PM
The Ghost Net: An Environmental Musical of the Sea was performed at GA with a supporting cast of more than 200—the students and teachers of the Lower School.
Posted Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 11:04:26 AM
Seventeen seniors were honored as members of the Cum Laude Society at an Upper School assembly in March.
Posted Thursday, Mar 9, 2017 3:52:12 PM
As GA seniors prepare to head off to college, they are also thinking about the careers that lay ahead. GA's Career Resource Center organized a career day for the girls with the goal of providing students a glimpse of professional opportunities in a breadth of fields.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 9:11:00 AM
"You want to know a secret thing to do if you want to be an author?" Bob Shea asked Greenwich Academy Lower School students last week. "Read all the time."
Posted Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 9:00:00 AM
Timed with the Group V Invention Convention and National Engineering Week, Ivonna Dumanyan recently spoke to Greenwich Academy's middle school about combining her passions for sports, design, and technology to create a training device for athletes—and her own company.
Posted Sunday, Mar 5, 2017 7:28:00 PM
Greenwich Academy won its first title in Swimming and Diving in convincing fashion with a 156 point edge over its closest opponent.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 9:00:00 AM
The third annual Girls Advancing in STEM (GAINS) Conference will be held in Silicon Valley from April 2-4, 2017. Conference partners include SLAC National Accelerator Lab, the Stanford Office of Science Outreach, the Stanford School of Engineering.
Posted Monday, Feb 27, 2017 10:00:00 AM
The Winter Warmer, held on February 22, welcomed guest speaker Benedict Carey, a science reporter for the New York Times.
Posted Friday, Feb 24, 2017 2:44:31 PM
Need an app to keep you on task when doing your homework? They've got an invention for that. Need a way to muffle the noise of your blender when making your favorite smoothie? They've got an invention for that too!
Posted Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 7:18:15 AM
Upper School students recently stepped away from their busy morning to talk poetry and music with visiting writer Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib.
Posted Monday, Feb 13, 2017 9:58:27 AM
Sophomore basketball phenom Kaitlyn Davis scored her 1,000th point on Friday night in a 59-72 loss to FAA rival St. Luke's.
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