Back to School

Guest Post by Matt Herman and Justin Baker: The college search process is an exciting journey. College campuses are vibrant places where interesting scholars are busy doing important and fascinating work. To visit these places is to imagine oneself in the future, as “studying this” and “doing that” in a specific place and time. This act…

Gilman Memorial Library, 1911

The Gilman Library turns 105!

The first library space in Carey Hall was dedicated February 24, 1911. Gilman Archivist Steve Ammidown tells us the story. The building we now know as Carey Hall opened its doors to students in September of 1910, but it was still under construction. One space that was not available that first day was the library. It…

The Startup Experience Returns to Gilman School

The third Startup Experience, designed to jumpstart students’ entrepreneurial spirit, took place earlier this month. The intensive two-day workshop paired sophomore, junior, and senior boys with alumni mentors to identify real world problems, create solutions and develop business models. At the end of the second day, teams of students pitched their start-up ideas to a…