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Full House for Greenwich Education Group’s 9th Annual Private Day & Boarding School Fair

At Greenwich Education Group’s ninth annual private day and boarding school fair there were representatives from over 100 private day and boarding schools. Students and their families got to chat with admissions representatives in a relaxed setting. Continue Reading →

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Zero-Waste Dinner Raises Awareness of Food Waste Management

The dinner, prepared by local area celebrity chefs, was 100% waste-free, with every component, from cookware to table centerpieces, either digestible or able to be repurposed. The event raised awareness about food waste, and collected over $50k to benefit local nutrition programs, including one at Kids in Crisis. Continue Reading →

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With No End in Sight for GHS Fields Shortage and Lighting Restrictions, GCDS Enjoys “Friday Night Lights”

The good news is the gym floor at GHS is done and is beautiful. But, with daylight savings time around the corner, the squeeze on fields is tightening. Meanwhile GCDS brought in temporary lights for “Friday Night Lights” and had a blast. Continue Reading →

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Screening of “Seed: the Untold Story,” Features Organic Treats, Visit from Will Bonsall

At an event with a gala feel, Greenwich Community Gardens members, corporate sponsors, and community supporters gathered to see the award-winning “Seed: the Untold Story,” a documentary about the environmental and health effects of the world’s loss of biodiversity. Continue Reading →

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National Scholastic Chess Foundation (NSCF) Annual ‘Grand Prix’ Chess Tourney Starts Sunday, Nov 13

The chess tournament series kicks off Nov 13 at Greenwich Academy and is open to all students (K-12). Chess is a sport where everyone can compete on equal terms. The spoils do not only go to the biggest or strongest, or even to the one who speaks English. Register in advance or on the day of the event. Parents can register their child online. Continue Reading →

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Getting Girls into Tech: Founder of ‘Girls Who Code’ Shares Advice with Greenwich Girls

Reshma Saujani who founded Girls Who Code and who has a wildly popular TED Talk “Teach Girls Bravery, Not Perfection,” addressed girls from Greenwich High School, Greenwich Academy, Stanwich School, Whitby School, Convent of the Sacred Heart and Greenwich Country Day School. Saujani urged the girls to work on becoming brave, and to embrace risk-taking and failure rather than limit themselves to what they are good at and aiming for perfection.
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