Let the college journey begin! Rising juniors and seniors are invited to join Matt Herman and Justin Baker from the Gilman College Counseling Office for the 2017 College Tour: New England, June 13-17, 2017.
Upper School English teacher Dan Christian presents three Sunday lectures on Dante's "The Divine Comedy" at Church of the Redeemer.
Curt Huber '21 held a pizza party at the airport for troops shipping out during the holidays. Curt and three of his classmates offered pizza, drinks and a letter of thanks to let soldiers know how much they mean. The effort was captured by WMAR-TV News.
Upper School chemistry teacher Cody Miles is included in an article about in-person learning environments, part of a three-part series written by Eric Hudson, director of teaching and learning at Global Online Academy. Miles attended GOA's 2016 Summer Blended Learning Institute (BLI).
Senior captain Ayende Watson led the Greyhounds to a 95-68 team win over Archbishop Curley at the Frostbite Invitational setting Frostbite records and qualifying for the New Balance Nationals in the triple jump (45'9) and long jump (22'6). His triple jump set a new MIAA indoor record. Watson also won the high jump (6'0) and placed third in the 55-meter dash. The Baltimore Sun named him the Athlete of the Week. Read their summary of his athletic accomplishments over the past three years.
The fourth Startup Experience, designed to jumpstart students' entrepreneurial spirit, took place in early December. Teams of Upper School students were paired with alumni mentors to identify real world problems, create solutions, develop business models and pitch their startup ideas to a panel of alumni judges. Learn more and view a slide show of the intensive two-day workshop here.
Congratulations to 11 Gilman musicians, who were selected from among over 3,000 students who auditioned for the Maryland All-State orchestras, bands and choruses.