Monthly Archives: June 2019

Four Years with the Class of 2019

June 19, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

The Class of 2019 graduated at the Altria Theater on Friday, June 14th in the Governor’s School’s 25th commencement ceremony.  The Foundation has been proud to support this class over their past four years at MLWGS.  Since the start of their freshmen year, the Foundation has provided $1,122,800 in direct support to the school.  This funding supported […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of June 1, 2019

June 7, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of June 1 ,2019: Thanks to everyone who came to the alumni meetup at the Kickers game on June 1!  Stay tuned for future alumni activities. Virginia Chambers (’16) is one of six University of Virginia students selected for this year’s Governor’s Fellows program.  Matthew King (’14) […]

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Grant Spotlight: Magical Realism Days

June 6, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

The MLWGS Foundation provided a grant to cover the cost of Latin American food for English students studying magical realist literature.  Students wrote in a thank you note, “Thank you for allowing us to experience Latin American culture through food.  It was delicious!”

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Grant Spotlight: Comparative Government Students in Canada

June 4, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Mr. McGuire’s annual Canada trip is currently underway, and students are enjoying June weather in Ottawa and Toronto.  They recently visited the Office of the Speaker of the Senate, the Honourable George J. Furey, Q.C.  This is just one of the unique experiences Mr. McGuire curates for students on the trip, all of which will enrich their […]

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