Monthly Archives: December 2017

Grant Spotlight: Art Department Trip to DC

December 6, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Every year, art teachers Jeff Hall and Kori Mosley take art students to Washington, DC for a day of guided visits to museums around the city.  Last week, the group visited the Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery.  The Foundation was able to offset the cost of this […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of December 2, 2017

December 5, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of December 2, 2017: Sands Anderson attorneys Faith Alejandro (’01) and Eric Howlett (’04) have both been named Virginia Business magazine’s 2017 Virginia Legal Elite. The Legal Elite are selected by votes of other lawyers across the state. Congratulations to Jillian Johnson (’99), who has been […]

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Grant Spotlight: NCTM Conference

December 4, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

The Foundation has set aside $35,000 in this fiscal year to go toward faculty professional development.  Since June 1, twenty one teachers across six departments have accessed this funding to pay for graduate coursework, conferences, and workshops that enrich their instruction at MLWGS.  This funding just helped Mr. Benesh attend the National Council of Teachers […]

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