|Senior Chosen One of State's Top Volunteers|
Sara Puryear '15 was named one of Tennessee’s two top youth volunteers of 2015 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Sara started a program to encourage young people around Tennessee to collect toys, clothing, and other gifts for patients in Monroe Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.
|ROCK STAR alumna Jacqueline Saturn '86|
Alumnae Jacqueline Saturn '86 shows how some strong women can have it all. The married mom of two young daughters is the general manager of Harvest Records a subsidiary of Capitol Records Music Group. According to an article on Celebrity Access, for Saturn, career and family go hand-in-hand. Read more about Jacqueline and her career in the music industry.
|Inspiring Internship in Nepal|
Caroline Hawkins ’12 worked in a cafeteria in Kathmandu, dishing up hearty servings of dal bhat, a lentils and rice dish, to a long line of about 500 neighborhood children living in the slums along the banks of the Baghwati River.
|Celebrating 42nd Year of Winterim|
“Our hope for all of you is that you discover a new interest,” said Jess Hill, Director of the Upper School, at Monday’s opening assembly marking the 42nd year of Winterim. Begun in 1973, Winterim is a three-week program of on-and off-campus opportunities meant to broaden the intellectual horizons of our students. This year, more than 200 freshmen and sophomores can participate in 70 engaging on-campus courses, including Wearable Technology, Programming, History of Coffee, Playwriting, Marine Biology, and Songwriting.
|Finding Success in Teach for America|
Noel Price, class of 2009, is taking what she learned from her teachers at Harpeth Hall and emulating their passion and skills in her own classroom as a seventh-grade math teacher for YES Prep Hoffman in Houston, TX. Noel is completing her final year with Teach for America, but plans to stay on as a teacher next year.
|Reese Witherspoon Talks About Harpeth Hall|
On a rainy Sunday morning in November, a crew from 60 Minutes descended on the Harpeth Hall campus to set up for an interview with one of the school’s famous alumnae, Reese Witherspoon, class of 1994.
|Thank You for Day of Giving Support|
THANK YOU! On behalf of our students, faculty, and staff, thank you to all who participated in our inaugural #HHDayofGiving to make it such a tremendous success! You can click here and still support the #HHDayofGiving http://bit.ly/HHGive2014.
|Harpeth Hall Well Represented In Mini-Nutcracker|
Harpeth Hall students and children of Harpeth Hall alumnae danced in the year’s Mini-Nutcracker. They included Mary Britton and Nealy Anderson (alumna mother, Britt Nielson Anderson), Bela and Felix Arwen (alumna mother, Mary Dudley Arwen), Nora Wheliss (alumna mother, Shelby Bailey Wheliss), and Annie Linley (alumna mother, Frances Bailey Linley). Current Harpeth Hall students who participated are Mary Britton and Nealy Anderson, Laurel Grissom, and Evelyn Daniel.