Alumni

More than 6,300 individuals comprise Blair’s active alumni community.

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Jenny Maine, Director of Alumni Relations 

News

  • Blair Alumni Join Head of School for Boston Reception

    Posted February 24, 2015

    Head of School Chris Fortunato and several Blair faculty members traveled to Boston on Thursday, February 26, for an evening reception with New England and Boston-area alumni. The gathering will be hosted at the Downtown Harvard Club of Boston.

  • Lafayette College History Professor Discusses U.S.-Russia Relations at Skeptics

    Posted February 19, 2015

    Joshua Sanborn, PhD, returned to the Society of Skeptics on Tuesday, February 24, to engage the Blair community in a timely conversation about relations between the United States and Russia with a special focus on Vladimir Putin's aggression in Ukraine and Russia's relationship with the West.

  • Hakeem Harris '10 Finds Home on NYU’s Court

    Posted February 12, 2015

    Though faced with uncertainty about his collegiate basketball career earlier this year, Hakeem Harris '10 has made his way to the starting lineup for the NYU Violets.

  • Blair Players Break Down Fourth Wall in ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’

    Posted February 11, 2015

    For the School’s annual winter musical, the Blair Academy Players will present The Mystery of Edwin Drood by writer and composer Rupert Holmes, a play that is based on an unfinished Charles Dickens novel. Performances will be held February 12, 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Armstrong-Hipkins Center for the Arts’ DuBois Theatre. No reservations are required, and doors open at 7 p.m. (Please note that the show is recommended for mature audiences.)

  • Founder of NFL Films Ed Sabol '36 dies at 98

    Posted February 11, 2015

    Ed Sabol, whose innovative techniques for NFL Films helped raise pro football to America's favorite sport and earned him a niche in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has died. He was 98.

    Mr. Sabol died Monday at his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, the league announced. No cause was given.

  • Romano Gallery Dual Exhibition Draws Inspiration from Nature

    February 6-March 7; Reception February 12, 7 p.m.
    Posted February 10, 2015

    The Romano Gallery will feature a dual exhibition from February 6 to March 7, as two artists share their nature-inspired work with the Blair community. In “Flora,” Elizabeth Bisbing presents painted paper collages of wildflowers, as well as two animations. In “Forest,” Mary Schuster draws from her fascination with seed vessels, the cases that contain a plant’s seeds. These forms inspired jewelry that is both functional and an expression of natural form.

    To view a full listing of exhibits in The Romano Gallery, click here.

  • PBS Newshour Featured Guest Column by Vikram Mansharamani '92

    Posted February 6, 2015

    PBS Newshour recently featured a guest column by Vikram Mansharamani '92, PhD, a senior fellow at Harvard Kennedy School and lecturer at Yale University, in its "Making Sen$e" series. In the article, Dr. Mansharamani explains how he gave students the power to decide who would be admitted to his business ethics course. So, by the end of their first class with Professor Mansharamani, students had already learned several valuable lessons in ethics and decision-making.

  • Author & Adventure Motorcyclist Addresses Society of Skeptics

    Posted February 5, 2015

    One day in 2003, a 29-year-old Lois Pryce traded her full-time job working for BBC’s music department in London for an adventure of a lifetime: motorcycling solo from Alaska to Argentina. Upon arriving home after a whirlwind trip more than 20,000 miles across the Americas, Ms. Pryce knew it wouldn’t be her last escapade and quickly set to work planning her next motorcycle tour.

  • Dosha Pops to Debut on Hollywood’s Most Important Evening

    Posted February 4, 2015

    To her surprise and delight, Dosha Pops Founder and CEO Peggy Andrews ’86 received an invitation to the 87th Annual Academy Awards on the day of her company’s December 2014 website launch. Her New York City-based Ayurvedic candy company will create a special-edition sampler of six signature flavors to be included in Oscar gift bags.

  • Blair Welcomes Young Alumni to First-Ever Networking Event in NYC

    Posted February 2, 2015

    Young alumni attended Blair’s first-ever networking reception, hosted by Emeritus Trustee Jim Krugman ’65 and his wife, Connie, on Tuesday, February 10, in New York City. An extension of the alumni networking and mentorship program the School rolled out in 2014, attendees had an opportunity to converse with experienced professionals in a range of industries who understand the ways in which a Blair education makes alumni uniquely qualified to succeed in college and beyond.

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2015 Boston Reception

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Events

Fri Jun 05

Alumni Weekend

Thru: Sunday, June 7, 2015