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The Power of the Past and the Present

The Power of the Past and the Present

May 19, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Alumni Weekend means different things to different Choate students. To some, it means that they get to see Kyle at the omelet bar again, or that they get pastries for free. To others, it could be a networking opportunity or a chance to reunite with their friends or siblings whoRead More

Chatting with Kaufman ’10; A Knitting Wonder

Chatting with Kaufman ’10; A Knitting Wonder

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Caroline Kaufman ’10, a textile designer based in Brooklyn, has recently made the Anthropology catalog with her knitwear designs.  A graduate from the Fashion Design program at the Pratt Institute, Kaufman has been working with Anthropology in knitwear, “I have loved working with them over the past few years becauseRead More

Kari Cholokny ’06: Rising Visual Arts Star

November 18, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Kari Cholokny ’06, who hails from Darien, Conn., is not a typical alumni artist. At 28 years old, she has had a large amount of exposure  in the field thanks to her visual arts education at Choate and beyond, her own work in the visual arts arena, and her collaborationRead More

Alumni in Athletics: Etzel Twins of 2015

Alumni in Athletics: Etzel Twins of 2015

October 21, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Danielle Danielle Etzel graduated from Choate in 2015. She played center midfield and goalkeeper on the Choate Girls’ Varsity Soccer team for four years and is now a goalkeeper for Harvard Crimson women’s soccer. Joseph Coyne ’19: How long have you been playing soccer for? Danielle Etzel ’15: I probablyRead More

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Alumni in the Arts: Tom Dey ’83

October 14, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

At Choate, we are taught to be independent thinkers, to work hard for the things we love, and not to shy away from a challenge, no matter how seemingly insurmountable. Someone who embodies this very spirit is Choate graduate Mr. Tom Dey ’83—screenwriter, director, and producer. Some of Dey’s notableRead More

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Remembering Playwright Edward Albee ’46

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On Friday, September 16, legendary playwright and Choate alum Edward Albee ’46 passed away quietly in his home in Montauk, New York. The death of the 88-year-old playwright, a winner of three Pulitzer Prizes and two Tony Awards, has left the world feeling numb. From the moment he first steppedRead More

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Black Bear Meanders Across Campus, Sparks Excitement on Alumni Weekend

May 15, 2016 at 8:51 pm 0 comments

  Reflecting on the presence of the black bear yesterday morning, Chinese teacher Ms. Carol Chen-Lin said, “I’ve been here since 1997, so for 19 years, and I’ve never seen this before.” At around 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning, a black bear was spotted roaming North Main Street. The bear eventuallyRead More

Seniors celebrate their impending graduation at the tenth  Alumni Transition Dinner.

Seniors Inducted into Alumni Association at Transition Dinner

April 15, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The day after the Alumni Transition Dinner on April 7, a sea of seniors proudly showed off their blue alumni vests. The Alumni Association has existed for 10 years.  Pictures of grinning groups of students wearing these vests emblazoned with “Choate Rosemary Hall Alumni Association” surfaced on social media asRead More

Art Curator and College President Win Alumni Awards

Art Curator and College President Win Alumni Awards

April 15, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Carrying on the tradition that started with acclaimed alumnus John F. Kennedy, Dr. Laurie L. Patton ’79 and Mr. Dodge D. Thompson ’66 received the 2016 Choate Rosemary Hall Alumni Award for outstanding accomplishments in their professional fields. The presentation ceremony occurred during an all-school meeting on Wednesday, April 6.Read More