The 13th Writers’ Workshop Series series kicks off with author Suzanne Strempek Shea on September 29, 2010, 7:00 p.m. in the Dodge Room in the Reed Campus Center. Winner of the 2000 New England Book Award, Suzanne Strempek Shea is the author of three memoirs and five novels, including Selling the Lite of Heaven, Hoopi Shoopi Donna, and Lily of the Valley.
Robert W. Hill III will be installed as The Williston Northampton School’s 19th head of school as part of the school’s annual Convocation Ceremony at 6:00 p.m., September 24, on the campus quadrangle in front of the Reed Campus Center.
Convocation, which marks the official opening of school, will begin with a procession of Williston faculty and special guests. Students, alumni, community members, and friends of the school will attend the event, which will also be webcast at www.williston.com/investiture.
In an ongoing effort to use the latest technology to enhance the Middle School’s academic program, seventh and eighth graders will begin their year at The Williston Northampton School with a laptop for their own use.
Rachel Folsom and Natania Hume will exhibit “Inside and Out,” a show of paintings at the Grubbs Gallery in the Reed Campus Center at The Williston Northampton School from September 8 to October 31, 2010. An artists’ reception will be held on September 19 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Since its inception in 1998, The Writers’ Workshop Series at Williston has hosted a variety of visiting writers. Authors of fiction and non-fiction, playwrights, journalists, and poets have all come to campus. Listed below are the writers who have come to Williston over the years.
|WRITERS FROM PAST WORKSHOPS|