Alumni

More than 6,400 individuals comprise Blair’s active alumni community.

Social media sites make it easier for us to keep you connected to Blair, as there is always an interesting story to tell about an alumnus, a current student or teacher, a campus event, an upcoming regional gathering, or any number of “happenings” in the lives of the School’s community members. We remain committed to connecting with all of you. So please keep following us!

Jenny Maine, Director of Alumni Relations 

News

  • Matt Gallira '08 is the co-founder and CEO of Big Mozz

    Posted March 22, 2017

    Mastering Mozzarella, Matt Gallira '08 is the co-founder and CEO of Big Mozz. He was a rower at Dartmouth College, and worked in South Sudan before leaving a desk job to start his first business in 2013.

  • John C. Bogle ’47 in the Headlines

    Posted March 20, 2017

    Chairman Emeritus of the Blair Board of Trustees John C. Bogle ’47 garnered two high honors, as well as national and international media recognition over the past several months, thanks to his lifetime of work in the financial industry. Mr. Bogle founded The Vanguard Group, Inc., in 1974, a company noted as having “transformed investing forever with the index fund,” in a February 2017 Business Insider article. Today, Vanguard is the world’s largest mutual fund organization, surpassing $4 trillion in assets under management globally as of January 31, 2017.

  • Michelle Ho '01, CEO of Golden Burger (Macau) Food Co. Ltd.

    Posted March 16, 2017

    Michelle Ho '01 is Chief Executive Officer of Golden Burger (Macau) Food Co. Ltd. and is a Developmental Licensee of McDonald’s for Macau, Zhuhai and Zhongshan, China.

  • Blair Academy Partners with Foodshed Alliance

    Posted March 15, 2017

    Blair Academy’s partnership with the Blairstown-based Foodshed Alliance has grown over the past several years, and both the School and the local-food-focused nonprofit have benefited from the association.

  • Construction Continues on Blair’s CIC

    Posted March 9, 2017

    Visitors to Blair’s campus will notice the new Center for Innovation and Collaboration (CIC) taking shape as they drive up the front hill. Though the exterior walls are quickly being raised, passersby can see that the interior framework is in place, most notably the rounded second-story floor overlooking the collaboration forum.

  • James Moore Examines the Life & Times of Caravaggio at Skeptics

    Posted March 8, 2017

    Art history will be the focus of the Society of Skeptics when attorney and art critic James Moore joins the Blair community on March 28. In a presentation titled “Great Art: Cardsharps, Saints, Beheadings and Murder,” Mr. Moore will present an introduction to the life and times of Caravaggio, the Italian painter (1571-1610) who produced many now-famous biblical masterpieces while leading a tumultuous life punctuated by murder and brawls.

  • Jack Bogle '47 Has Done the 'Most for American Investors' Praised Warren Buffett

    Posted February 28, 2017

    In 1974, Jack Bogle '47 founded Vanguard Group, which transformed investing forever with the index fund. Buffett writes, "If a statue is ever erected to honor the person who has done the most for American investors, the hands- down choice should be Jack Bogle."

  • Blair Wrestling Wins 37th National Prep Championship

    Posted February 27, 2017

    Blair wrestling earned its 37th national prep team championship at the 2017 national prep tournament held February 24 and 25 at Lehigh University’s Stabler Arena. The Bucs’ final team score of 306 was 30 points higher than second-place finisher Wyoming Seminary and nearly 80 points higher than third-place finisher Malvern Preparatory School, and Blair won all 12 of its medal matches.

  • Blair Girls’ Basketball Wins 7th-Consecutive MAPL & State Titles

    Posted February 24, 2017

    The girls’ varsity basketball team capped off another successful season in February, winning its seventh-straight Mid-Atlantic Prep League (MAPL) and prep “A” state championship titles.

  • Retired Army Officer Examines Trump Foreign Policy at Skeptics

    Posted February 23, 2017
    Photo by Lydia Richardson '20

    On February 28, the Society of Skeptics welcomed retired Army Maj. Jason C. Howk for his second presentation of the 2016-2017 academic year: “The Trump Doctrine: Foreign Policy Under the New Administration.”

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Events

Wed Apr 05

NYC Skeptics & Reception

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: The Yale Club of NYC, 50 Vanderbilt Avenue (between 44th & 45th Streets) New York, NY 10017
Fri Jun 09

Alumni Weekend

Thru: Sunday, June 11, 2017
Location: Blair Academy