Sports analysts, doctors to speak about statistics, sports medicine in new interdisciplinary class

Within the next month, analytics consultant and Long Beach Wilson football coach Tim Chou, co-owner of the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies Steve Kaplan (Madeline ’14, Leo ’16) and Grizzlies’ Vice President of Basketball Operations John Hollinger, on Nov. 15., will all speak to and work with the Sports and Statistics class on the subject of sports […]

Teachers hike Hollywood

More than 25 teachers from both the Middle and Upper School toured celebrity homes and hotspots on a hike in the Hollywood Hills Saturday, Oct. 12. Upper school math teacher Bill Thill led the trip, accompanied by his friend William Miltenberger, a guide from Bikes and Hikes LA. “Last year, we ran a smaller hike […]

GSA dances and hosts teacher panel

By Allison Hamburger After breaking into a dance in the quad at break May 18, Gay-Straight Alliance members led spectators to Ahmanson, where a panel of four gay and lesbian teachers discussed how they and others have dealt with their sexual orientation. Without prior announcement, about 20 students performed the dance from viral YouTube video […]

Teachers run, prepare for future marathons

By Lauren Choi and Sammy Roth   Chemistry teacher Krista McClain is an ambitious runner. She runs five days a week on average, and every day is a different workout. When she is in good shape she runs three to six miles during the week and eight to 12 miles on weekends. “I only run […]

Teacher uses knowledge to compete on 'Jeopardy'

Math teacher Bill Thill will appear on the game show “Jeopardy” April 6 at 7 p.m. on ABC. On Jan. 24, Thill took leave from campus to film the episode. He is contractually obligated to refrain from speaking about the results of the show until it airs.— Cathi Choi