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Virtual Alumnae Weekend 2021

Alumnae Weekend is an important, enduring tradition! In 2021, HB sisters from around the globe recalled treasured memories, honored each other, and looked toward the future with a series of virtual events.

Recording: 40 Minutes with Fran, The Aspire Program

Head of School Fran Bisselle talks with Arianne Thomas, Director of the Aspire Program, HB's tuition-free academic enrichment and leadership development program for girls in the Greater Cleveland area. Learn how Aspire is committed to being an agent of change and addressing the opportunity gap.

Recording: Blazers in San Francisco Alumnae Networking

Hathaway Brown alumnae in the San Francisco area connect and network on Zoom. Pamela Polite Fisco '73, Thayer Sylvester Hoe '93, and Emily McGinty '01 discuss their paths after HB, lessons they learned from 2020, and thoughts on how they are approaching 2021.

Recording: Blazers in Washington, D.C.  Alumnae Networking

HB Alumnae in Washington, D.C. connect and network on Zoom. Ann Ford '72, Angela Amos '01, and Lily Roberts '08 participated in a discussion with Director of the Fellowships in Applied Studies Scott Parsons about their paths after HB, lessons they learned from 2020, and thoughts on how they are approaching 2021.

Recording: Blazers in Chicago Alumnae Networking

HB Alumnae in Chicago connect and network on Zoom. Kelsey O'Hearn '08 and Clara Rankin Williams '89 participated in a discussion with Director of the Fellowships in Applied Studies Scott Parsons about their paths after HB, lessons they learned from 2020, and strategies for success in the new year.

Recording: Teaching and Learning in COVID-19

Head of School Fran Bisselle talks with Sharon Baker, Director of the Middle School, and Alex Franceschini, Learning Services Department Chair, about teaching and learning during a pandemic.

Recording: Blazers in Boston Virtual Alumnae Meetup

Join Hathaway Brown School Director of Fellowships in Applied Studies Scott Parsons for a discussion with Boston-area alumnae Maggie Bell Guinivan '06, Alli Tuffuor '02, and Laura McCreary Tuttle '93. They discussed their paths after HB, lessons learned from 2020, and strategies for success in the new year.

College Counseling During and Beyond COVID-19

Head of School Fran Bisselle and Director of College Counseling Margaret Appenheimer discuss Hathaway Brown’s college counseling philosophy. Learn how today’s students make their decisions and about the impact of COVID-19 on the process. Also, hear advice from the college office that applies to all alumnae!

2020 Distinguished Alumnae Awards

The 2020 Distinguished Alumnae Awards were presented to Merry McDaniel McCreary ’70 and Sara Mellor Stevenson ’70. The award is given annually to alumnae who have, through extraordinary effort and dedicated service to HB or her community made a significant contribution in her professional or volunteer endeavors.

2020 Alumnae Achievement Awards

The 2020 Alumnae Achievement Awards were presented virtually to Colleen King ’00 and Roseanne Wincek ’00. The awards are presented to alumnae who have graduated within the past 30 years in recognition of significant accomplishments in their professional or civic roles. 

Recording: Sisterhood in Challenging Times

Hathaway Brown Head of School Fran Bisselle talks with Family Physician and Life Coach Stephanie Sims Brown ’88 about the importance of sisterhood and the power that comes from developing trusting relationships and lasting connections with the women in your life. They discuss the value of these bonds as we navigate the challenges we face as a school community and as a nation.