Posts in September 2009

  1. Sustainability at RCS

    [ September 30, 2009 ]

    Just attended the Upper School meeting where Stephen Moch and Michael Volpert, seniors in the Upper School, talked about their independent study they are doing with our Director of Plant and Sustainability. They are examining our carbon footprint and developing good ideas to reduce our carbon use and emissions in the years ahead. I found the presentation excellent, and these young men modeled the type of wisdom that we need so sorely in the world right now. What an inspiring way to begin the day! It is also good to see the mission of the school manifest in these great students.

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  2. Parent’s Weekend Speech-September 2009

    [ September 13, 2009 ]

    Welcome. It is great to see you all here. I hope that you have had a wonderful summer and a good start to the new school year. I tried to do my best with the weather. I am sorry. On the other hand, it ends up not being a bad day to be inside. This was an eventful summer for us and there are many updates to give you, a few of which I tried to convey in my letter sent out via e-mail to everyone this week. I shall continue to send out updates throughout the school year and also post to my blog on the website.  As you all know, we are prepared and concerned about the H1N1 situation. ...

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