Mark Cutler will perform at Glen Urquhart School on Saturday, January 25 at 7:00 PM. The event will be held in Braemar and is open to the public. A recording artist and songwriter from Providence, Rhode Island, Cutler has been the lead singer for The Schemers, The Raindogs and The Dino Club. He is the winner of the Providence Phoenix Male Vocalist of 2010, and as the front man for the Raindogs, a Boston Music Awards winner. He also wrote songs for the soundtrack of Rhode Island filmaker Laura Colella’s just-released movie “Breakfast with Curtis.”
Tickets sold at the door.
Open to the public.
Author and expert on parenting in the digital age, Catherine Steiner-Adair Ed D will be at Glen Urquhart School on Monday, January 27 at 8:30 AM for a book talk and discussion with parents, GUS students and faculty. Steiner-Adair is an internationally renowned clinical psychologist, school consultant, Harvard Medical Instructor and the author of The Big Disconnect, Protecting Childhood & Family Relationships in the Digital Age. Steiner-Adair has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Discovery Channel, CNN and PBS stations nationwide. She will discuss such hot button topics as how technology can put childhood development at risk, cyber-bullying, sexting, texting and viral gossip among teens.
The morning event is free and open to the public and no registration is required.
Doug Worthen and Jess Morey will speak at GUS on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM. Worthen was a member of the UVA National Championship Lacrosse Team. Currently he is a teacher of the Mindfulness Program, which he initiated at Middlesex School. Doug received his MBSR teacher training in Mindfulness at UMASS and The Mindful Education Institute. Jess Morey is the Executive Director of Inward Bound Mindfulness for teens. Come learn how mindfulness can positively affect your everyday life in relationships, parenting, education and athletic performance.
The event is free and open to the public.
Deborah Roffman and Jennifer Bryan will speak at Glen Urquhart School on Thursday, February 13 at 7:00 PM in the Nance Assembly Room. Roffman is a nationally acclaimed educator and author of Sex and Sensibility, and her new book, Talk to Me First, Everything you Need to Know to Become Your Kids’ Go-To Person about Sex. She has more than thirty years of experience teaching kids and their parents about human sexuality. Dr. Jennifer Bryan is a psychologist and nationally recognized expert on gender and sexuality issues and the author of From the Dress-Up Corner to the Senior Prom: Navigating Gender and Sexuality Diversity in PreK-12 Schools.
The event is open to the Public.
COFFEE FOR ADOPTIVE PARENTS
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15 at 8:30
Did you know that November is National Adoption Awareness Month and November 23 is National Adoption Day?
Please join us for coffee and informal discussion about issues related to the unique experiences and development of our adopted children
We look forward to the opportunity to:
* Connect with other adoptive families at GUS
* Discuss ideas or concerns about how our children’s developing self-identity can be best supported during their years at GUS
* Share resources and strategies that might be helpful for other adoptive families or educators
For more information contact Melissa Buchanan email@example.com or 978/376-6133
Sponsored by the Diversity Committee
GUS graduate (2007) Ryan Baker Dunn, brother of GUS 7th grader Zenshia, competed this past weekend in the USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships at Beech Mountain, N.C. Ryan is a Sophomore at the University of Vermont in Burlington. After a gap year in Australia and New Zealand working on farms and traveling “Down Under,” Ryan returned to the UVM Mountain Biking Team where he was selected to participate in this year’s National Championships. Ryan contributed to UVM’s qualifying team gold medal in the Men’s Division 1 Downhill race on October 26, 2013 and held his ground in downhill and dual slalom competitions throughout the weekend.
USA Cycling results
Thursday, January 23 at 9:00 a.m.
Welcome from Head of School • Tours • Q & A with Students & Faculty
VISIT OUR CLASSROOMS • MEET OUR TEACHERS • TOUR OUR CAMPUS
For more information or a personal tour, please contact Leslie Marchesseault, Director of Admission, at 978-927-1064 ext. 115 or firstname.lastname@example.org