Three Bobs are Better Than One

BobceptionToday we celebrated Bob Henderson, our retiring head of school, by revealing his official portrait painted by visual arts faculty member Betsy VanOot, redubbing Art Street (the annual spring arts festival) as Bob Street, and raffling off Bob Henderson bobbleheads.

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Music in the Morning

Nobleonians EntranceThe Nobleonians a cappella group heads into assembly after serenading students at the front entrance before school this morning. Catch them and every singing group at the choral concert tonight in Lawrence Auditorium at 7 p.m. It’s the last concert of the year; don’t miss it!

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Mail Time

Eric and CarolMath teacher Eric Nguyen takes a minute to chat with receptionist Carol Derderian while picking up his mail.

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Crucial Crew Shells

RichardGlendon-1Duncan Glendon, the grandson of Richard Glendon, christens the Nobles boat named after his grandfather.┬áThe first ever professional coach of Nobles crew, Richard Glendon is best known for coaching the U.S. men’s eight-man to the nation’s first ever gold medal in rowing at the 1928 Olympics. The “Naiad II” boat was also christened on Saturday, May 20, in honor of Nobles’ women’s crew team of 1996, which won the national championship and set the national record that still stands today.


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Going Up

Hot Air BalloonsBob Kern’s chemistry class launched homemade hot air balloons over the Castle at 7 a.m. this morning.

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National Latin Exam

Luna Li-1Luna Li ’17 received a book award in assembly today for five consecutive gold medals on the National Latin Exam. Additional students honored for receiving gold medals and perfect scores were Marijke Perry ’18, Jason Tang ’18, Kevin Chen ’20, Anne O’Leary ’21 and Justin Qin ’21.

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The Marriage of Bette and Boo

The Marriage of Bette and BooBe sure to get out to Vinik Theatre this week to see the Nobles Theatre Collective’s spring production of “The Marriage of Bette and Boo.” Performances are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m.

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Beach Reflection

Beach ReflectionThe library windows reflect Class I students’ enjoying a beautiful afternoon on the beach.

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Stamp Out Hunger

Stamp Out Hunger DriveStudents, graduates, and parents volunteered over the weekend to sort boxes of donated food delivered by the US Postal Service. This is the 18th year in a row that Nobles has served as a collection site for the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. The sorted food will be loaded onto trucks and delivered to the Dedham Food Pantry later this week.

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Summer Science Storage

Towles Moving BoxesThe contents of all the classrooms in the Baker Science Building have been packed up and moved to Towles Auditorium. The renovation and construction project kicks off next week to completely redo all of the classrooms and add additional labs to better meet the rigorous academic needs of the school.

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