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The Visual Poetry of Fritz Horstman

While construction is underway on brand new facilities for the visual arts at Middlesex, Department Head Stacey McCarthy continues to bring engaging artists to campus to broaden students’ exposure to current work and to different perspectives, mediums, and creative processes. On January 12, 2018, Fritz Horstman joined Stacey, students, and faculty in the Danoff Recital Hall to show and discuss…

Alumni Gather for MxAA Career Panels

Each January for the past ten years, the Middlesex Alumni Association has sponsored career panels in New York and Boston. The events provide alumni with the opportunity to hear helpful career advice from successful professionals in a variety of different fields. There is also an opportunity to network with the panelists and the other alumni in attendance. Many valuable connections…

Faculty Open Houses 2017

It’s not uncommon for our students to visit faculty homes on campus for a delicious meal, a quick (or never-ending) game of Monopoly, or a casual fireside chat. But each year we also have a special weekend activity called “Faculty Open Houses” in which teachers across campus welcome in students for a variety of fun, games, and food. Some students…

Dakota Foster ’14 Named Marshall Scholar

Earlier this month, Middlesex alumna Dakota Foster was one of 43 U.S students awarded a 2018 Marshall Scholarship. Widely regarded as one of the most prestigious scholarships available to U.S students, the Marshall Scholarship is granted to “intellectually distinguished young Americans [and] their country’s future leaders,” and funds graduate study for Americans at any university in the United Kingdom. Foster, who had…

Annual Holiday Concert Fills Chapel with Joy

The Holiday Concert is the School’s annual celebration of the winter holidays in music.  Over the years, these concerts have presented a wide array of musical styles, from Renaissance motets to Duke Ellington.  The 2017 concert featured selections from Mozart’s 1780 composition, Vesperae solennes de confessore. A chorus of over 100 students, faculty and staff joined together to sing holiday favorites…

“Wilson Wants It All” Awes Audiences

On November 14th and 15th, the Middlesex theatre department presented Wilson Wants It All in a spectacular and thought-provoking performance. Taking place in 2050, Wilson Wants It All depicted the future of a divided nation that is in the hands of a single man as he manipulates the fate of twin daughters, heirs to an American political dynasty. Imaginative, challenging, and peppered with…

Student Political Artwork Showcased in New York Times and Cambridge Gallery

This fall, many Middlesex visual artists have channeled their creative energy towards the political sphere, and recently several of our talented artists have been honored for their outstanding work. In November, over 800 students submitted cartoons to the New York Times annual Editorial Cartoon Contest, and Middlesex students Veronica DeMornay-O’Neal and Itsy Seeman ’18  were selected as Runner-Up and Honorable Mention, respectively,…

Middlesex Athletic Trainers Honored

Middlesex School is the recipient of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School award for its Athletic Training Staff; Laura Darby McNally & Tory Sowizral. The award champions safety and recognizes secondary schools that provide safe environments for student athletes. The award reinforces the importance of providing the best level of care, injury prevention and treatment. “Middlesex School is…

Middlesex Athletics Completes Banner Week

The final week of the regular season was marked by overwhelming success for the Middlesex athletics program, with our fall sports teams accumulating an ISL Championship, a New England Championship, multiple playoff berths, and a varsity sweep over rival St. George’s. The momentum all started with Varsity Volleyball, who clinched a share of the ISL Championship on November 4th with…