Jacinta Lomba '13, a 2017 graduate of Brown University, is among twenty seniors from Brown who have been awarded a Fulbright student scholarship to conduct research or teach abroad.
Walker's alumna Sajia Darwish '14 opened the Baale Parwaz Library (BPL) at Mohammed Asif Mayel High School this summer in her hometown of Kabul, Afghanistan, in the hopes of providing a refuge for learning and collaboration in a region marked by turmoil and high illiteracy.
Walker's alumna Angela "Annie" Peavy '15 is one of four athletes who has been named by the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) to compete for the U.S. Paralympic Equestrian Team in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Walker's alumna Gwendolyn (Wendy) Walker '85 has authored the psychological thriller All Is Not Forgotten, published by St. Martin's Press in July 2016. Warner Brothers has optioned the film rights with Reese Witherspoon set to star and produce.
Several Walker's equestrians traveled to Saratoga Springs, NY in June to compete in the 2016 Skidmore College Saratoga Classic Horse Show, a two-week event showcasing top-notched hunter, jumper and equitation competitions.
Alumna Emily Sappington '06 visited campus on Wednesday, December 9 to speak to the Walker's community about her role as a User Experience Designer at Microsoft.