When Isabelle Chen, a senior at The Ethel Walker School in Simsbury, Conn., met Ann Bresnahan '69 during a science alumnae panel discussion at Bresnahan's 50-year high school reunion, the two knew that they shared a passion for science. But they had no idea that they also shared a special connection with The Jackson Laboratory (JAX).
Watching this year's Boston Marathon, Dorothy "Dotty" Ferguson Corbiere '64 reminisced about her completion of the race in 2018. Not only was she a finisher, Dotty placed 12th last year in her age group.
On Wednesday, April 3, Heather Fay Dawson '90, P'25, executive producer of video originals at Connecticut Public Television, will present her latest project, "Women's Work: Stories Behind the Movement" at our weekly all-school assembly.
Morgan Locandro '16 moved to California in January to begin her year-round internship at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, CA where she works on engineering projects including designing different mechanisms for space missions.
English Department Chair Catherine Reed recently interviewed alumna Margaret "Margie" Holley '62 and shares these thoughts: "I interviewed the marvelous Margaret Holley to learn about why and how she became a poet. Needless to say, my favorite poem is "Thank You, Edmund Waller," because of its subject matter, but all of them are beautiful and moving. Margaret reminds us to read, too - and we will certainly take her advice."
From March 8-12, a group of Walker's alumnae were treated to incredible hospitality from our alumnae and parents in Panama for our first Walker's Women in the World event.
Walker's alumna Liss Couch-Edwards '07 is a designer and illustrator from Simsbury, Connecticut. Learn more about Liss' arts background, favorite medium, and advice for Walker's girls interested in pursuing a career in the arts.
We are excited to welcome alumna (and Dial) Lindsay Flynn '05 to our Board of Trustees!