Monthly Archives: December 2013

Nelson Mandela

With the death of Nelson Mandela, I thought of Robben Island and how he survived there for almost 20 years before being moved to a prison on the mainland. Although only a 30-minute ferry ride from the luxurious beaches and … Continue reading

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Taking Risks

Recently Griffen Stabler, eighth grade English teacher, talked to Middle and Upper School students at our annual Von Kohorn faculty address, about his experience as someone who avoided risks for most of his life.   He gave examples from his childhood … Continue reading

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