3 seniors to receive grants as Brownstein Fellows

By Lara Sokoloff Three seniors were granted the Michael Brownstein ’99 Memorial Gap Year Fellowship for the first time, Chief Advancement Officer Ed Hu announced Friday. Graham Cairns ’12, Roz Naimi ’12 and Steven Ring ’12 will each receive grants as Brownstein Fellows. Typically, only one senior receives the grant. “The ‘Brownstein Fellowship’ was established […]

800-meters runner advances to finals in international championship

By David Lim At the IAAF World Youth Championships in Lille, France, Amy Weissenbach ’12 secured a spot in the 800-meters final after placing second in her semi-final race this morning with a time of 2:05.84. She will run in the finals on Sunday against some of the top under-17 athletes in her event, representing […]

Long way home

By Katharine Hacking and Andrew Schein Marta Hunegs ’07 was meeting with her English teacher to discuss an essay. Her teacher blinked, and Hunegs started sobbing in the English office. Her teacher’s eye shadow reminded Hunegs of the make-up her host mother wore, Hunegs explained to her surprised teacher. “It was really embarrassing,” she said […]