Natasha Varyani '96, a professor at New England Law in Boston who teaches a course on Critical Race Theory & The Law, recently authored a piece in SmartLawyer Magazine titled, "If you're planning on asking a Black friend or colleague how to help with BLM movement, don't!"
A recent Cleveland.com story highlighted Olivia Wenzel '20, who has been busy during the pandemic supporting a senior center in her hometown of Parma Heights, where she has created a virtual platform for seniors to overcome isolation.
Congratulations to Anna Goldberg '21, Abigail McGowan '21 and Camryn Houston '21, who were included among the 400 students representing 68 counties that have been named to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost's Teen Ambassador Board.
Kate Jaycox '25 was recently featured on WKYC Channel 3 where she spoke about Kamp Kate, a backyard camp option she offered this summer that strictly adhered to social distancing and safety guidelines for local kids in her neighborhood.
New Laurel Alumna Olivia Wenzel '20 was featured in a Channel 5 news story this summer where she talked about her business AltruTec, which focuses on improving the quality of life for people with dementia.
Congratulations to Ria Raj '21, who has been selected as a member of an elite team of debaters from around the country who will represent the United States globally in World Schools Debate competitions, an event for which she was a National runner-up this summer.
Congratulations to Emma Robbins '21, Nadia Ibrahim '21 and Camryn Houston '21, who together as Team Hope, raised $90k as participants in this year's Leukemia Lymphoma Society (LLS) "Students of the Year" program.
Middle School Director Leslie Segal was featured in the special education section of the Cleveland Jewish News this month where she discussed the shift to virtual learning through Laurel's School@Home program.
Head of School Ann Klotz reflected on her teachings of women who prevail in her latest Well-Schooled piece, which delves into the classic characters Ann has loved and taught for years, and her students who do not respond in the same loving manner.
Ali Paige Block '08, a professional ballet soloist with Eglevsky Ballet and Movement Headquarters Ballet Company in New York, graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Columbia University on May 20.
In March Ann V. Klotz provided her insights to Your Teen Magazine about what distance learning means, how schools are adapting to meet changing needs, and expectations to help set for you and your children as schools move to online learning.
Dr. Tori Cordiano, Director of Research for Laurel's Center for Research on Girls recently weighed in on a Your Teen Magazine story offering advice on how to shelter in place with your teenagers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sarah McKeown, Instructional Design and Innovation Specialist and Middle School Computer Science Teacher, was this month's expert in Cleveland Magazine's "Ask the Expert," where she was asked why Middle School students should learn to code.
Laurel Head of School Ann V. Klotz, Dr. Lisa Damour, Executive Director of Laurel’s Center for Research on Girls (LCRG) and Dr. Tori Cordiano, Director of Research of LCRG are all featured in a detailed story that aired on WKSU focused on the stress girls today feel and the research LCRG has conducted to try and help combat it.
The Laurel Figure Skating Team, led by team captain Elena Luria ’21 and made up of both Middle and Upper School students, competed in the Ohio High School Team Figure Skating Championships on February 8 and 9.
Olivia Wenzel '20 was recently featured on WVIZ's NewsDepth show where her story about AltruTec, LLC, the business she has founded which aims to utilize virtual reality technology to help dementia patients was told.
Elyse Evans ’17 is among three partnerships (six students) from The College of Wooster who have qualified for the American Moot Court Association (AMCA) National Tournament in Baton Rouge, La., on Jan. 17-18.