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Noticias de los Exalumnos de MCS - March 2016

Noticias de los Exalumnos de MCS - March 2016

Noticias de los Exalumnos de MCS - March 2016

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Alumni panel from MCS’ annual meeting for parents, faculty, staff and trustees on March 15, 2016.

Panelists from left to right:

Gisele Shorter ‘91, Vice President/Executive Director, New York & New Jersey at Turnaround for Children

Ricky Castillo ‘92, Head of US Equity Capital Markets, Arrowgrass Capital Partners LLP

Caitlin Naidoff ‘00, Assistant Director, NYU Law Clemency Resource Center

Kai Williams ‘12, High School Senior

Stefan Blair ‘12, High School Senior

Monica Amaro (Moderator), MCS Director of Admissions

This issue’s Alumni Spotlight features the stories of Emma D. Dryden ‘79 and Laini Brown ‘85. These two impressive women followed different paths after leaving MCS, but they share a passion for books and writing. Read more
The big party is almost here! Live entertainment includes: The London Souls (Tash Neal ‘00, guitar/vocals) The Tommy Vibes Quartet (Ezra Gale ‘85, bass) MCS Community Broadway Medley featuring Sarah Leibowits, Susan Harris, Donavon Soumas and Tanya Wills Read more
A message from MCS’ upper school: “We are writing to ask you to support our activism campaign, which is focused on raising awareness about Syrian refugees and Islamophobia. There are currently 12 million Syrian refugees, making them the largest group of refugees in the world. That is more than half the population of Syria.  Read more
Great things are happening for Manhattan Country School alumni. One is the subject of a recently released documentary about a groundbreaking hip-hop radio show. Another broke barriers in the modeling world and is now telling the story of Harlem with his own magazine column. And yet another is making great strides by taking a gap year between high school and college. You can read about these alumni and more in the next issue of MCS Courtyard. Read more

Thanks for reading! Check out past issues in the Noticias de los Exalumnos de MCS Archive.

Stay connected by joining the MCS Alumni Association Facebook Group and the new MCS Alumni Association LinkedIn Group (must be an alumna/us).

Visit the alumni section of our website.

Read Nuestra Semana en MCS (Our Week at MCS), Manhattan Country School’s weekly digital newsletter for parents.

Contact Adam Isler, development & alumni relations associate at for details about events, volunteer opportunities, supporting MCS or any other alumni-related questions.

Contact the current Alumni Representatives to the MCS Board of Trustees, Bator Kovacs ‘73 and Stephen Trowbridge ‘74.