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  • Author David Owen Entertains Sixth Formers

    David Owen, the author of numerous nonfiction books and a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1991, spoke to Woodberry's sixth formers on March 25, 2015, at the invitation of the English department. David shared photos and often humorous reminiscences of his own schooldays, spent at the all-boys Pembroke-Country Day School in Kansas City, Missouri. He also discussed several of his books, whose topics range from education to golf to sustainability.

    David Owen earned a degree in English from Harvard University, where he was an editor of the Harvard Lampoon. His most recent book is The Conundrum: How Scientific Innovation, Increased Efficiency, and Good Intentions Can Make Our Energy and Climate Problems Worse. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, the writer Ann Hodgman.
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  • Woodberry Welcomes Admitted Students

    Woodberry Forest School is putting out the welcome mat for admitted students at its Twenty-first Annual Invite Back Weekend, March 27-28, 2015. The weekend's schedule is packed with fun activities and opportunities to learn what it means to go to school the Woodberry way. Events include an activity fair, musical performances, a lighthearted presentation on the school's history, a pizza party, panel discussions, and chances to attend classes and athletic events.

    Welcome to all our future Tigers!
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  • Photography Students Inspired by Master Photographers

    A current photo exhibition in Woodberry Forest School's Lower Walker Gallery in the Walker Fine Arts Center shows the work of Jim King ’16 and Clay Tydings ’17. These Introduction to Photography students were challenged by their instructor, Richard Robinson, to learn advanced photographic concepts and techniques by taking their inspiration for a photographic series from important photographers they admire.

    Clay photographed the snow-covered Rapidan River in the style of landscape photographer Ansel Adams, while Jim took stills from a video recording of motion in the style of Edweard Muybridge.

    A reception for the artists will be held on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at 6:50 pm.
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Woodberry Forest, VA 22989   Phone: 540-672-3900
Woodberry Forest admits students of any race, color, sexual orientation, disability, and national or ethnic origin to all of the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sexual orientation, disability, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic or other school–administered programs.