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  • Rising Senior to Compete in U.S. Junior Amateur

    Posted July 11, 2016

    Will Rand ’17 shot a four-under-par 140 (70, 70) to win the U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifier at Edgewood Country Club in River Vale, New Jersey. The June 28 win makes Will the first Blair golfer to play in the U.S. Junior Amateur, the world’s most prestigious junior golf tournament. Out of roughly 3,000 entries worldwide, only 156 juniors will compete at the mid-July event.

  • Culture & Connection Highlight Summer Trips

    Posted May 31, 2016

    Nearly 40 students experienced the excitement and cultural enrichment of international travel this summer as Blair groups headed to England and Costa Rica at the end of June. Head of School Chris Fortunato led a 10-day exploration of London and Oxford designed to immerse students in British history and culture, while Associate Dean of Admission Leucretia Shaw accompanied her third Blair group to El Paraíso, where students experienced life in the rural Costa Rican community through homestays and a variety of excursions.

  • New Dean of Campus Life Leads State Department Mission Trip

    Posted May 19, 2016

    In June and July, veteran Blair faculty member Carolyn Conforti-Browse ’79 co-led a sports exchange program that took 10 students from colleges around the United States to India, where they focused on leadership development and cross-cultural awareness.