Oakwood News

Spotlight on BIPOC Alumni

Published Thursday, November 12, 2020

Introducing Oakwood's BIPOC Joy Alumni Spotlight Series initiated by the Oakwood Alumni Council. In this series we will be checking in with Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC) alumni to find out where life has taken them, what they're passionate about, and more.

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Arts Department Hosts Virtual Lecture Series

Published Tuesday, October 27, 2020

The Oakwood Arts Department will be hosting a series of virtual lectures given by prominent visual and performing artists this year. 

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Wilderness Educator Zachary Jones '11 Featured on NPR

Published Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Alumnus Zachary Jones was recently featured in an NPR article addressing the potential educational inequalities of wilderness education. The article by Ben James from NPR is included in its entirety below.  

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Summer College Prep Program Offers Socially Distant Opportunities

Published Tuesday, August 11, 2020


Oakwood kicked off its annual summer college prep workshop with new College Counselor Haniya Mee at the helm offering a socially distant program for college bound students.

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Rising Senior and 2020-21 Co-Clerk Ila Kumar Published in Friends Journal

Published Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The recent edition of Friends Journal included the writing of rising senior and Oakwood's 2020-21 co-clerk Ila Kumar. Ila's writing was also recently featured in The Lily, a publication of the Washington Post, for its “Dear future self” high school essay contest. Friends Journal, whose mission is to communicate Quaker experience in order to connect and deepen spiritual lives, has readership located in all 50 states and 43 foreign countries. Following is the article in its entirety. 

 
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Allison Loggins-Hull '01 of Flutronix Featured in Library of Congress Project Commissioning Music of The Coronavirus Pandemic

Published Wednesday, June 17, 2020

   

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Celebrate the Class of 2020 - Friday June 12th 9 AM and 9PM EST

Published Friday, June 12, 2020

Join us on one or even both Zoom Gatherings where our community can come together to watch our pre-recorded, virtual commencement ceremonies and celebrate the Class of 2020!

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Virtual Alumni Weekend 2020

Published Thursday, May 21, 2020

Our first Virtual Alumni Weekend brought together over 100 alums from the classes of 1946 to 2010, calling in from as far away as Ireland and the West Coast and as near as New Paltz!

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