Sugar and spice? Puppy dog tails? Revisiting gender roles

By Jane Brown, director of Early Childhood at Hathaway Brown School Being a politically correct parent of two little girls in the mid-1980’s, I was mightily influenced by the theory that innate differences in how children play are simply the result of societal expectations. We were told as parents (and taught as educators) that boys and… Read More Sugar and spice? Puppy dog tails? Revisiting gender roles

Rising HB fifth-grader Dixon Hill reflects on meeting a Notable Woman: former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice

At the close of last school year, the Cleveland Council on World Affairs featured the 66th U.S. Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, as the keynote presenter and honoree at the Global Impact Awards ceremony at the Cleveland Clinic. There was a brief Q&A period following Dr. Rice’s talk, during which moderator Ronn Richard, president and… Read More Rising HB fifth-grader Dixon Hill reflects on meeting a Notable Woman: former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice

Looking Up to Cleveland: Three HB students learn to see the city in new ways

Hathaway Brown Upper Schoolers Audrey Beyer ’19, Sophie Sacks ’18, and Halle Wasser ’18 joined a cohort of 60 students from across Northeast Ohio this summer in an immersive weeklong program dedicated to teaching young people how they can make a difference in the current and future trajectory of the region where they live. These… Read More Looking Up to Cleveland: Three HB students learn to see the city in new ways

Interdisciplinary Vitae Term curriculum helps prepare students to “learn for life”

It’s the middle of May, and the hallways of Hathaway Brown are a little quieter than usual. Ending their last academic year of high school just the week before, 95 members of the Class of 2017 are closing out the final month of their high school career writing their thesis papers off campus. The end… Read More Interdisciplinary Vitae Term curriculum helps prepare students to “learn for life”

Could Fallon Gallagher ’14 become her generation’s Andrea Mitchell?

This blog post is written by Molly Gallagher ’18 and is a supplemental piece to Hathaway Brown School’s Spring/Summer 2017 HB Alumnae Magazine. Read the full issue at hb.edu/magazine. Fallon Gallagher, a member of the class of 2014 at Hathaway Brown School, is currently a junior at Northwestern University double majoring in journalism and political… Read More Could Fallon Gallagher ’14 become her generation’s Andrea Mitchell?

HB welcomes Project Trio for Performing Arts Residency

This year’s Hathaway Brown School performing arts residency features PROJECT Trio, a passionate, high energy chamber music ensemble comprised of three virtuosic composer/performers from Brooklyn, New York.  PROJECT Trio is dedicated to galvanizing artistic awareness through performance, education and community engagement. By combining classical repertoire with elements of hip-hop and popular music, they have made an… Read More HB welcomes Project Trio for Performing Arts Residency

On Valentine’s Day, HB students participate in Love Your Body Day

Hathaway Brown School’s Love Your Body Day is a day to educate and empower girls about how to take care of themselves physically, mentally, and emotionally. We hope to broaden their idea of what’s beautiful, and recognize and embrace their inner and outer beauty. The third annual event took place on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2017. The… Read More On Valentine’s Day, HB students participate in Love Your Body Day

Create your own adventure with HB Summer Camps

Registration is now open for Hathaway Brown School’s Summer Camps! Whether you’re interested in exploring the city, digging for fossils, improving your corner kick, creating a perfect frosting rose, trying stand-up paddle boarding, or learning a new language, boys and girls ages 3-21 are sure to be inspired at HB! Visit hb.edu/summer to browse through… Read More Create your own adventure with HB Summer Camps