In this Q&A, Tom Moore Pʼ25 shares the inspiration for starting Adult Learn-to-Swim at Blake, what he would tell those who are hesitant to sign up and the rewards and challenges that have come with establishing the program.
Julia Connors Soplop ʼ00 is a science writer and photographer whose latest book, “Information Crisis,” will be published in 2024. She lives with her husband and three daughters outside of Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Blake congratulates its faculty members who have been recognized for their contributions to the school with a summer grant or sabbatical to support their ongoing professional growth.
Beginning this year, the two events will take place on separate days: Friday, Sept. 8 (Convocation) and Friday, April 12 (Legacy Day). All students, faculty and staff are expected to fully participate on both days.
Two groups of Upper School students participated in a week of pre- and post-travel classroom time in addition to 20 days of travel.
Second graders lead research and service projects to protect wolves.