Hotchkiss remembers Nelson Mandela
"A nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have lost their greatest father. But most important, yesterday the world lost a hero."
--Sarah van Breda, Round Square exchange student
Watch Sarah and her fellow South African classmates pay tribute to Nelson Mandela in today's Auditorium.
Round Square Conference Delegation Shares the Experience
Although the day before Thanksgiving break would seem a difficult time to ask a full Walker Auditorium to reflect on what it means to be a Round Square School, the six student delegates to the 2013 Global Conference did just that. Read about their experiences.
To some in the overflow audience that gathered last week in Harris House to hear Susan Cheever talk about E.E. Cummings, this noted, nonconformist 20th-century poet is familiar as a quirky lower-case heading in anthologies of American poetry. For the guest speaker, and at least one student present, his life and work has a stronger, more personal meaning.