above: why yes, that was author and scholar Ted Widmer '76, parent of Freddy Widmer '09, in the Sunday Review section of this week's New York Times. Ted has been a frequent visitor to Gordon, most recently at Coffees with Claire in October.
Why yes, that is Rodney López, a key member of Gordon's admissions and arts teams, starring in The Race, a new play written for Zoom, opening this weekend "at" the Wilbury Theatre Group. It's directed by Brien Lang, another key member of Gordon's arts instruction team.
Why yes, that was Health and Wellness teacher Carly Allard in Connecticut College's magazine, talking about Gordon's response to the COVID-19 crisis in a piece on Connecticut alumni who are teaching in primary and secondary schools.
Why yes, that was Head of School Noni Thomas López in a recent issue of The Yield, a magazine for independent school professionals, talking about leadership, multicultural education, and the work of dismantling systemic racism.
Why yes, that was Sarah Ganz Blythe, parent of William Blythe '14 and Sophia Blythe '19, appointed Interim Director of the RISD Museum at the end of December.
Why yes, that was Marc Streisand, parent of Gabriella Streisand '17 and Julian Streisand '20 and spouse of Iveth Streisand TRP '11, in the news this week for the amazing philanthropy he has been doing through his fine clothing boutique.