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REFLECTIONS OF A RECENT GRADUATE

Rishi Thomas ‘16 Rishi Thomas is currently a junior at the University of Southern California. He is majoring in Business Administration with a minor in Applied Analytics at the School of Engineering.   Where are you from and what brought you to Woodstock? I live in New Delhi. After a visit to the US...

A PASSION FOR CONVERSATION

BY MARIE SALEEM '93 Marie Saleem visited Woodstock during the fall of 2018 to attend her 25th class reunion. Originally from the Maldives, she currently lives in Sri Lanka and works with Reefscapers as a consultant to the PEW environment group, on their global shark campaign. Why Woodstock? My name is Marie Saleem...

WOODSTOCK SCHOOL AND THE YEAR 1947

BY ASHOK MAYADAS AND JUDY DILLINGHAM ‘57   Unknown to them, 1947 was a pivotal year for two children coming to Woodstock School for the first time.  Ashok Mayadas was enrolled in Standard One in March, and Judith Dillingham joined the Standard One class in April.  Ashok came from Ferozepore, Punjab, and Judith...

Graduation speeches 2018

Key speeches from 2018 Graduation service, including from Valedictorian Hyechan Jun, Salutatorian Hah Yeon Lee, and guest speaker, former Head of High School, Jonathan Seefeldt ’00.   Valedictorian Hyechan Jun   To be perfectly honest, I have no idea what I’m doing up here. Clearly I must have done something right to be standing in front of...

Woodstock School announces the search for a new Principal

After eight years as Woodstock School’s Principal, Dr Jonathan Long is moving on to a new challenge in June 2019. His leadership has had a huge impact on Woodstock today and will help to shape its future for years to come, and both he and Mrs Sue Long have been...

Alumni Spotlight – Tin Tin Su ‘81 and Soe Soe Thwin ‘84

Tin Tin went on to do a BA in Biochemistry from Mt Holyoke, then a PhD from Carnegie - Mellon University and a Postdoc from the University of California, San Francisco. Soe Soe went on to Beloit College in Wisconsin to get a Bachelors in Mathematical Biology, then on to the...

Alumni Spotlight – Isaac Gergan ’06

When did you graduate and how many years did you spend here? I graduated in 2006 (Intrepid) and while my time there was divided in two, I spent about 8 years altogether. Where are you from? I'm from Ladakh in Jammu & Kashmir but this question is hard to answer cause my mom...

Woodstock's Class of 2018
Invincible!

The Class of 2018 spread out across the world to the new destinations and adventures   On Saturday 26 May, the Class of 2018 graduated and left Woodstock! For everyone in the school community – students, educators, parents and of course most of all the seniors themselves - Graduation is a crux moment,...

Looking back at their time at Woodstock!

With the Class of 2018 quickly approaching their Graduation, we caught up with the three students - Jayant Singh, Abhishek Bhandari and Avanya Joab, who have been at Woodstock the longest to find out what they would miss!  How long have you been in Woodstock? Jayant: 15 years Abhishek: 8 years Avanya: 12 years If...

Alumni Spotlight – Annie Dieselberg ’82

Annie Dieselberg graduated from Woodstock in 1982, having spent her senior year at the school. Describing herself as a true Third Culture Kid, her citizenship is American but she started moving at a young age and spent her childhood in Belgium, Congo, France, US, Thailand and then India. She presently lives...