As a girls’ school with a 142-year history of educating and empowering young women, Hathaway Brown is proud to celebrate Women’s History Month. Every day this March, we’ll be sharing content related to our own school history and we’ll be celebrating the voices of women in the HB community and beyond. New material will be… Read More Upper School Photography: Strong Women 2018
Contributing writer Laura Webster ’91 Primary and Upper School Music Teacher. Hathaway Brown School’s songwriting class is open to all students with knowledge of music theory and who play a harmonic instrument such as piano, guitar or ukulele. Students in the class meet for a full year to learn the basics of songwriting: melody, harmony,… Read More Women’s History Month: Inspired Songwriting
Contributed by Asiyih Modarai, Director of Library Services at Hathaway Brown School. Happy Women’s History Month! We are celebrating all month long at Hathaway Brown School and online here on our blog, on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Visit the library to check out our display of books written by and about some amazing women. This… Read More Women’s History Month Reading List: Upper School
Contributed by Kristen Zajac, Primary School Librarian at Hathaway Brown School. Happy Women’s History Month! We are celebrating all month long at Hathaway Brown School and online here on our blog, on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Visit the library to check out our display of books written by and about some amazing women. This corresponding… Read More Women’s History Month Reading List: Primary School
Happy Black History Month! Visit the library to check out our display of books written by and about some amazing black authors, poets, activists, politicians, and historical figures. This corresponding Black History Month reading list was created by Crystal Zhao ’18 in collaboration with the Upper School Library.
HB’s flagship summer program is celebrating this important milestone with an all-new five-day option and fun events for campers all summer long. by Siva Grossman, HBBH director Since 1978, students across Northeast Ohio have been spending their summers learning and growing together at Hathaway Brown Broad Horizons camp. And while I haven’t been part of… Read More Hathaway Brown’s Broad Horizons Camp is Turning 40!
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
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
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
By Laura Webster ’91 Primary and Upper School Music Teacher A select group of HB Singers traveled to Sandusky to compete in the Music in the Parks Festival followed by a day of fun at Cedar Point this past weekend. (Students who competed – not all pictured above): Lily Borden, Neha Devireddy, Nikhita Kumar, Josie… Read More Bravuras win first place at Music in the Parks