To find excitement at eight-thirty in the morning, one need look no further than a fourth grade science class at Fenn.
The Board of Trustees voted—also unanimously—to appoint Derek R. Boonisar as the next Head of The Fenn School, effective July 1, 2018.
When we were discussing the formation of Identity in my seventh grade Student Life class one year, a boy asked, "So when will I be done with the job? When will I be me?" I told him that our identity is something we are never fully done defining.
Nat Carr '97 is chuckling at his desk in Thompson Hall, looking out the window at the flagpole on which, under the Stars and Stripes, the Fenn Gold flag is flying—upside down. "I love it," he says, though he isn't being ironic, which would be understandable since Nat is a Blue.
A "Clarion Voice" Remembered: When asked what was most important to her as a teacher, Lorraine once said, "A willingness to be open to others and to the paradoxes of being human in a world that can be so beautiful and so terrible at the same time."