The Hackley Girls Basketball Team vaulted past their high pre-season expectation to finish the year with an impressive 19 – 5 record, second place in the Ivy League with a record of 10 - 2, and the #3 seed in the NYSAIS state tournament.
The 2018-2019 season has been a year of growth and learning, for Hackley swimmers and coaches. Following the nearly 30 year reign of coaching excellence from Coach Gillard, this year saw a new trio of coaches at the helm: Anne Budlong, Mike Ruggiero, and Jeremy Storm, in addition to practicing and competing in the new JCHW pool.
Join us on April 24 for an evening with Ingrid Fetell Lee ’98 author of Joyful, The Surprising Power of Ordinary Things to Create Extraordinary Happiness. Ingrid will be interviewed by Hackley English teacher, Wil Lobko. The event will take place at DC Moore Gallery, NYC from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. RSVP to email@example.com.
Team Stopera--named Stopera after skip or captain Andrew Stopera '15, whose duties include dictating which moves are made--won its most recent U.S. Junior curling title Jan. 19 in Minnesota. It was their straight U.S. Junior National title. Click here to read a recent LoHud article about Andrew.
Jeanne Haffner ’92, Associate Curator at the NY Historical Society, has put together an amazing exhibit titled “Hudson Rising,” which runs from March 1 through August 4, 2019! Click here for more details.
Hadi Partovi ’90was featured on the New York Times website on January 17, 2019. Not to be outdone by his brother, Ali Partovi ’90 was featured on Forbes.com on January 18, 2019! Always proud of our alums!
Join us on the Hilltop for a cross fit class, swimming, and use of the cardio fitness center, indoor track, and gymnasium at the Walter C. Johnson Center for Health and Wellness on April 27 2:00 – 5:00 PM. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. More details to follow soon.
At the NYSAIS Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Armory in New York City on February 21, Princess Ohia-Enyia '20 finished first in the Girls 600 Yard Dash and Gracelynn Green '21 out-threw all other competitors in winning the Girls Weight Throw.
Leah Holmes '20, member of Hackley's Girls Varsity Lacrosse team,is one of 23 players named to the U.S. women's U19 National Team training roster following the recent Spring Premiere at Stanford University, a first for Coach Leffler's players. Read about it here.
Senior Jordan Wade joined Hackley's elite group of basketball players to reach the 1000 point mark in points scored at the Winter Sting. Jordan is the 10th female athlete and the 18th athlete overall to reach this benchmark.
"Diversity at Hackley encompasses more than identity (“backgrounds”) and it requires that we embrace the value that arises in a diverse community: differences in experiences, opinions, and thought (“perspectives”) that enrich the learning environment for everyone." Michael Wirtz shared this essay in our blog, Hackley Perspectives.
Does your New Year's resolution include getting into shape? Join us on the Hilltop for yoga, swimming, and use of the cardio fitness center, indoor track, and gymnasium at the Walter C. Johnson Center for Health and Wellness on January 13, 2019 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM. RSVP to email@example.com. Click READ MORE to view the schedule.
On the Friday before winter break (12/21/2018), the Independent Research Program hosted a special guest: Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Christina Rapp Prescott, MD, PhD class of ’94.