Alum, author becomes President of ABC News

By Daniel Rothberg In an announcement on Dec. 3, ABC named Ben Sherwood ’81, a former executive producer of “Good Morning America,” to lead ABC News. Sherwood will succeed David Westin, who said in September that he would step down as the division’s president. While at “Good Morning America,” Sherwood oversaw the coverage of Hurricane […]

ABC News appoints alum president

By Daniel Rothberg ABC named Ben Sherwood ’81, a former executive producer of “Good Morning America,” to lead ABC News in an announcement on Dec. 3. Sherwood will succeed David Westin, who said in September that he would step down as the division’s president.   While at “Good Morning America,” Sherwood oversaw the coverage of […]

19 volunteer to help rebuild New Orleans

By Emily Wallach During spring break, 19 upper school students and five chaperones partook in the school’s third trip to New Orleans with the purpose of “doing good for the outside community while building interior community,” chaperone and Chaplain Father J. Young said. “It was a purple house that we painted on the third day […]

Volunteers help with Katrina recovery

By Mac Taylor Over spring break, 23 students flew to New Orleans on a community service trip to help rebuild houses devastated by Hurricane Katrina. The trip was organized by Sarah Hoberman ’07 and Olivia Kestin ’09. They proposed and started planning the trip in September. The trip was led by Father J. Young and […]

7 new faculty members come to Upper School

By Julie Barzilay and Marni Barta This year, seven new faces will join the upper school faculty. Jennifer Bladen will be a publications and yearbook teacher and will teach at both campuses. She worked for Taylor Publishing, the company that publishes the yearbook. She has taught yearbook journalism and technology to high school students and […]