Category Archives: Community Service

Give Blood, Save Lives

In honor of the annual blood drive on campus on Nov. 12, math and economics faculty member Scott Wilson shared in assembly how he and his family have benefited from the kindness of anonymous blood donors. Read his reflection below. … Continue reading

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A Heartwarming Reunion

Nobles has a longstanding relationship with South Africa and, in particular, the Kliptown Youth Program (KYP). Nobles travelers have worked alongside KYP members during many trips over the last decade. This week, for the first time, Nobles hosted KYP members … Continue reading

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Hand In Hand

On January 21, 2013, hundreds of Nobles students, faculty, staff and families came together for a day of community service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Nobles organizers and several Boston-area organizations and agencies followed up to thank … Continue reading

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Milestones: My First Year

Nov. 15, 2011, marked my first day working at Nobles. For me, first-day jitters are not confined to childhood. I was nervous. I don’t remember much about that day except that I drank a lot of coffee, met friendly people … Continue reading

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Global Friendships

Over the years, hundreds of students, faculty, staff and graduates have traveled around the world with Nobles. With each new trip, the connections we’ve made strengthen and new friendships emerge. Our longtime, dear friends in Kliptown, South Africa were recently … Continue reading

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Life on the Farm

A group of Nobles students and faculty kicked off the summer with the New Hampshire Farm/Food Systems Trip, examining how small food systems function. The purpose of this trip is to connect young people with food production and distribution, to … Continue reading

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Middle School Day of Service

Thursday, May 10 was the Nobles Middle School Day of Service. Class V and VI students traveled throughout the greater Boston area to several service sites. The following reflections are from students who worked at the Quincy Crisis Center: “For … Continue reading

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The Nobles/New Orleans Connection

This March, 41 Nobles students and eight chaperones traveled to New Orleans—the school’s sixth community service trip since Hurricane Katrina. Every student was encouraged to journal and reflect on the experience. Below is an entry from Cody: Upon arriving in … Continue reading

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