• Welles Grant Recipients Reveal Projects

    Keera Annamanenni ’16/The Lawrence
    Posted October 25, 2014

    Last year, Anna Marsh ’15, Elbert Gong ’15, Nawapak Lerthirunvibul ’15, Christine Ruhe ’16, Caroline Dragonetti ’15, and Ana Paula Kalaidjian ’15 received one of the School’s 43rd annual William Welles Awards. Established in memory of William Bouton Welles ’71, the Welles Award grants up to $3,000 of financial support to select Third and Fourth Formers looking to pursue projects of personal interest that reach beyond the gates of Lawrenceville.

  • Emeritus Abbot Khensur Rinpoche Addresses Lawrentians

    James Stevenson '17/From The Lawrence
    Posted October 24, 2014

    Renowned Buddhist monk Khensur Rinpoche addressed the Lawrenceville community during School meeting on Oct. 23. Brought by Lawrenceville’s Buddhist Sangha and the Religious Life Council, Rinpoche remarked on the importance of viewing education and the advantages in life as the very sources that may help us develop an attitude of compassion and care toward the well-being of others.

  • Jones Trains on U-19 Women’s National Lax Team

    David Zhang '16
    Posted October 24, 2014

    To say that qualifying for the U-19 Women’s National Lacrosse Team is great would be an understatement. For midfielder Chloe Jones ’17, this was one of the greatest achievements of her life.

  • N.J. Farm to School Network Praises School Sustainability

    Posted October 22, 2014

    The New Jersey Farm to School Network is singing the praises of Lawrenceville’s Sustainability Efforts, singling out the work of both Gary Giberson (founder and president of Sustainable Fare, Lawrenceville's food service provider) and the Big Red Farm.

  • Emily Li ’17 Advances on “Chinese Idol”

    Posted October 21, 2014

    Congratulations to Emily Li ’17, who made it to the round of 17 on “Chinese Idol!” You can help her advance to the next round, where she would perform live on China’s version of “American Idol,” by clicking here. Scroll down to the third group of contestants, cast your vote for Emily, and see her performance of “Colors of the Wind.”

  • Oct. 26: Organ Vespers

    Posted October 21, 2014

    All are welcome to attend what promises to be a wonderful evening of fellowship and music – plus a tribute to Head Master Liz Duffy -- at an Oct. 26 vespers service at the Edith Memorial Chapel, beginning at 5:15 p.m.

  • Lawrenceville Lauded by Philly Charity Lacrosse Showdown

    Posted October 21, 2014
    Lawrenceville was delighted to loan its turf fields, home of the 2014 NJSIAA Boys' Div. A Lacrosse champs (pictured here), for tryouts for the Philly Charity Showdown

    You’re welcome! Lawrenceville was delighted to loan its top-of-the-line turf fields for the Philly Charity (lacrosse) Showdown for New Jersey middle school all-star tryouts and practice. All proceeds from the Nov. 14 game at Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia) will benefit Thomas Jefferson University Hospital’s Comprehensive Concussion Center. Click here to purchase tickets.

  • Branman Earns International Fencing Honors

    Michael Zhao '17
    Posted October 17, 2014

    Matthew Branman ’16 is going to need a bigger trophy case. In less than a month, the Fourth Former had the best finish (10th) for Team USA in the Lesno (Poland) Junior World Cup and won a bronze medal in the individual foil at the Junior World Cup in Budapest, Hungary, representing the United States and winning his first international medal.

  • Head Master Published in Independent School magazine

    Posted October 16, 2014

    How can schools best prepare students, not only for work, but also for college, citizenship, and life? Head Master Liz Duffy tackles this question in the the cover article for the fall issue of “Independent School” magazine, “Educating Students for Their Futures: Three Trends for Schools in the Conceptual Age.” “Independent School” is published quarterly by the National Association of Independent Schools.

  • Newsome to Play in Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl

    Posted October 16, 2014
    Left to right: Sgt. Enoch Dumarsais, Grant Newsome ’15, and Captain Zack Smith Credit: Kimberly Newsome P’15

    Grant Newsome ’15 has been invited to participate in the 2015 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, to be played on January 4, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. During an all-School meeting on Oct. 16, three members of the U.S. Marine Corps, Captain Zack Smith, Sgt. James Wessinger, and Sgt Enoch Dumarsais, presented Newsome with his game jersey.