Yesterday, St. Margaret's celebrated the installation of its eleventh head of school, Lindy Williams. Bishop Shannon Sherwood Johnston, Board Chair Bill Tyson, former Board Chair and Chair of the Head of School Search Committee Carrie Baldwin '81 and former Head of School Margaret Broad were on hand to celebrate. Congratulations, Lindy! Stay tuned for more pictures from this festive occasion. viewbook.sms.org
On Monday, a group of juniors and seniors ventured to the mountains to attend the University of Virginia UVA STEM and Architecture Day event in Charlottesville. The program was for students interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Architecture. UVA highlighted their departments, faculty, students and opportunities through panels, class visitation and tours. Current UVA faculty and undergraduate students participated in panel discussions followed by small group tours.
Rising senior, Jane, has spent part of her summer working as a sailing instructor at the Premier Sailing School in Irvington, VA. The School is taking place at The Tides Inn Resort on the Rappahannock River - the same river that runs by our campus! Jane has been working with kids that range from beginning to advanced sailors, and over the course of summer they have sailed a variety of boats such as: Optis, Lasers, Sunfish, and J24s. viewbook.sms.org
It is always exciting to see our SMS alumnae in the news. Congratulations Jenni Booker '93 for being recognized in the People You Need to Meet section of Work It, Richmond. Read about Jenni's work with Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia at http://www.timesdispatch.com/workitrichmond/people/jenni-booker/article_48afa694-b07d-11e3-8069-0017a43b2370.html. Your friends at St. Margaret's are very proud!
This year's chapel marked Mr. Lloyd's 31st Latin Chapel, and many SMS alumna and their families participated in the festivities. As Mr. Lloyd says, “Latin roots run deep, Latin Chapel roots run deeper still.” To read more about it, go to: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153608779830290&set=a.425881460289.377453.312819195289&type=1&theater