This March, Middle School thespians will return to the stage with The Absolutely True Story of Robin Hood, AKA Rob Hat Guy, by Ian McWethy. This comedy features an alternate take on the classic Robin Hood story, with myth-shattering “facts” about Robin Hood and his Merrie Men, presented by “fact-expert” Harold P. Truthington — the version that “Hollywood doesn’t want you to see,” joked Playscripts.com.
Senior Lulu Wu's project, "Boosting Mental Health Through Exercise," was selected for Global Online Academy's (GOA) Catalyst Exhibition Showcase. Hers was just one of 20 selected out of more than 270 submissions.
Earlier this fall, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) proposed a regulation to protect spinner dolphins in Hawaii. If adopted, this important regulation would help to prevent harassment by people during the dolphins’ critical rest periods. The initiative to protect these vulnerable mammals relied heavily on copious research done by GFA’s own “Dr. H.”
Senior Shealeigh Crombie received an Honorable Mention award in the prestigious 2022 YoungArts National Competition. Her photographs were distinguished from among entries from high school students across the country.
On December 1, Rachel Boyer, who had been serving as GFA's Interim Director of College Guidance since July, was slated to become the next Director of College Guidance, effective immediately.
Senior Sanskriti Kumar has been working alongside Connecticut state representatives for the last couple years hoping to ensure the safety of food-allergy sufferers. Together they have written and hope to pass legislation that would require restaurants to implement better practices to ensure the safety of those with food allergies.
GFA's Middle School Robotics team won the core values award at the FLL qualifiers this weekend, qualifying for the state championships in December.
As a Princeton graduate, Greg Behrman P ’31, ’33 joined Goldman Sachs, headed toward a career in finance. He didn’t imagine that one day he would be stationed in Afghanistan as a Strategic Advisor, Commander ISAF in the United States Navy, sitting in the company of Gen. David Petraus.