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Posted Sunday, Feb 11, 2018 8:36:47 PM
Clinical psychologist and New York Times best-selling author Dr. Wendy Mogel was the featured speaker of last week's Parent Program. Dr. Mogel offered sage parenting advice derived from her years of work with both parents and children.
Posted Sunday, Feb 11, 2018 6:58:03 PM
Ever wonder what GA fifth graders like to watch on TV? It seems Shark Tank, the reality show featuring aspiring entrepreneurs, is at the top of their list. And when a couple of those entrepreneurs visited GA to discuss their company and their experience "in the tank," the girls were star-struck.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018 11:10:00 AM
Greenwich Academy's squash team claimed the Patterson at the 2018 HEAD U.S. High School Team Squash Championships at the Philadelphia Cricket Club.
Posted Monday, Feb 5, 2018 8:07:41 PM
Melanoma Research Alliance Chief Science Officer Dr. Louise Perkins met with Upper School girls last week to discuss her 30-year career in cancer research.
Posted Friday, Jan 26, 2018 1:22:41 PM
The colorful quilt squares are inked with words like unity, resilience, trust, hope and harmony. Crafted by the Greenwich Academy student body and staff, they are a patchwork representation of Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of equality and inclusion.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 3:00:00 PM
A caterpillar, a disco ball, and a spaceship were just a few of the dazzling bubble creations featured in last week's Lower School Bubblemania assembly.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018 10:30:12 AM
Group III students devoured hundreds of books. Their delicious reward? A cooking lesson.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018 3:13:00 PM
Author and speaker Liz Murray visits Greenwich Academy to talk about how she went from homeless teen to Harvard graduate—and what it means.
Posted Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 3:00:00 PM
GA parent and digital currency expert Suhas Daftuar explains and contextualizes bitcoin to Upper School STEM students.
Posted Friday, Dec 8, 2017 3:36:16 PM
Sam Mihara, 84, speaks to Greenwich Academy students about his WWII boyhood in one of the Japanese American internment camps.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 5:02:42 PM
We love our traditions at Greenwich Academy, but with so many, it's possible you may not know about one of our favorites: the holiday card.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 4:00:00 PM
News anchor and best-selling author Gretchen Carlson had a candid discussion with GA's Upper School girls on Monday about her experience with workplace harassment and her advocacy for equality in the workplace.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 6:22:57 PM
Ingathering, GA's annual Thanksgiving assembly, is a beloved tradition that brings together students and faculty from all three divisions to give thanks and recognize our students' efforts to make our community, and our world, a better place.
Posted Monday, Nov 20, 2017 4:00:00 PM
Posted Monday, Nov 20, 2017 8:22:59 AM
The GA field hockey team clinched the NEPSAC title in an OT win against Phillips Andover Academy.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 1:43:25 PM
Greenwich Academy students recently enjoyed a morning filled with poetry and music from Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander, author of 24 books for young readers.
Posted Monday, Nov 13, 2017 3:18:21 PM
Like GA's Middle and Upper School students, each summer, GA faculty and staff have their own "assigned reading." The selected books are diverse in nature and typically tied to themes of education, character development, or girls and women in society.
Posted Friday, Nov 10, 2017 10:01:00 AM
How are ideas of leadership developed in children? How does this process differ between girls and boys? Cornell University's Development of Social Cognition Laboratory is researching this topic and engaged GA girls to participate in their study.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 5:08:00 PM
"I guess you could say that in some small way, I'm constantly working to make women in the industry feel like I felt during my six years at this school. I want them to feel like they're important, like they're heard, and like they matter."
Posted Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017 1:12:00 PM
New Haven artist Mohamad Hafez visited Greenwich Academy to talk to about his work and life as part of the Syrian diaspora.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 12:27:33 PM
The PC girls recently found themselves with a mystery on their hands—someone had been eating their strawberries, their corn, and even their carrots.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 10:51:23 AM
There's nothing funny about science. Or is there? "Dr. Quinton Quark" of Slapstick Science visited the Lower School last Wednesday, and had the girls in stitches while teaching them about Newton's laws of motion.
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 2:58:00 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.
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