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Alumni Spotlight: Jocelyn Powelson (’10)

July 27, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

As an eighth grader, Jocelyn Powelson (’10) was particularly interested in the advanced math classes and the variety of foreign languages offered at Maggie Walker. She remembers noticing on her shadow day the “intellectual curiosity that the students embodied,” and decided to commit to joining the MLWGS Class of 2010. Of her time at Governor’s […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Eileen Wang (’12)

July 10, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Eileen Wang (’12) remembers deciding to go to Maggie Walker because of its reputation for challenging gifted students and preparing them for college.  “The best part of Maggie Walker,” Eileen says, “Besides the great community and caring teachers, was being able to get out of my local area, explore Richmond and meet people from other […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Kevin Fogg (’01)

June 30, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Dr. Kevin Fogg (Class of 2001) was a member of the last GSGIS class to spend all four years in the school’s original home in Thomas Jefferson High School. Without question, it was a different experience than students have in the new Maggie Walker building. He remembers, “overcrowded rooms, shots fired in the building, bomb […]

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