February Breakfast at Blake with Tai Coleman (Parent of ’20 & ’28)
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Tai Coleman is an award-winning poet, essayist, writer and a leading voice in topics ranging from literature of the Americas and stories of African diaspora to social justice, gender and women’s studies. She is currently completing her novel, “Chicago@15,” and teaching writing and literature at Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC), where she received the MnSCU Outstanding Educator Award for 2015. Register today.
San Francisco Regional Gathering
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Join us in San Francisco for a gathering of alumni, classmates and friends and hear the latest about Blake from Head of School Dr. Anne Stavney. Register today.
March Breakfast at Blake with Andy Redleaf (Parent of ’13 & ’17)
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Andy Redleaf is the founding partner and CEO of Whitebox Advisors. He co-wrote the book “Panic: the Betrayal of Capitalism by Wall Street and Washington.” Register today.
April Breakfast at Blake with Philip Otis Environmental Author Douglas Gayeton
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Douglas Gayeton is an award-winning American multimedia artist, filmmaker, writer, photographer and the author of “Local: The New Face of Food and Farming in America” and “Slow: Life in a Tuscan Town.” For the past three years, Gayeton has traveled the country, interviewing and photographing leaders in the sustainability movement as well as everyday farmers, fisherman and dairy producers to better understand American food and farming today. Register today.
May Breakfast at Blake with Nick Swaggert ’99
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Nick Swaggert served as an infantryman with the United States Marine Corps with two deployments to Iraq (2007 and 2009). His civilian work has included working as the director of the Minnesota Marine for Life Program, a supply chain manager for Target Corporation, director of veteran hiring for Genesis10. He currently works on veteran hiring and development for Occam Group. Register today.
Alumni Networking Event
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Explore different tools available by connecting with the Blake alumni network, learn about options for further education after Blake and college and meet with alumni from a variety of professions and experiences. Register today.
Greater Blake Open
Friday, August 12, 2016
Join us for a day of golf and camaraderie. Take to the course with alumni, parents and students. There will be fun contests, unexpected prizes and great food. Save the date and watch for registration information in spring 2016.
Breakfast at Blake Head of School Edition with Dr. Anne Stavney (Parent of ’26)
Thursday, August 18, 2016
How are top schools preparing students to find their voice and place in an increasingly interconnected world? And how is Blake equipping students with the skills and knowledge to thrive as global citizens? Dr. Anne Stavney will share her insights as well as a sneak peek of some of the exciting changes coming soon to Blake. Her discussion will be followed by a question-and-answer session. Register today.
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