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Scholar and Author Dr. Reza Aslan to Speak on “Youth Revolt: The Future of the New Middle East”

May 15, 2015

New York Times bestselling author speaks Thursday, May 21 at 8 p.m.   More...

Graduation Exercises 2015

June 04, 2015 - June 7, 2015 EVENT 

Tune in to the ceremony live stream Sunday, June 7 at 10:30 a.m.    More...

Music Building Expansion Takes Shape

May 14, 2015

William Rawn Associates selected to lead the design and building of Forrestal-Bowld Music Center’s 12,000-square-foot addition. The groundbreaking takes place May 14, 2015.   More...

Steve Mandel Jr. ′74 Honored with the 2015 Founder′s Day Award

May 12, 2015

As trustee from 1997-2007, Mandel was universally admired and respected for his thoughtful, guiding feedback on decisions that shaped the school; and his leadership of the Investment Committee during his tenure contributed to the safe and steady growth of Exeter′s endowment.

“Super Studio”

May 14, 2015 - June 7, 2015

 Highly inventive works include fashion, 3-D design, painting, ceramics and photography. On view: May 14-June 7, 2015.   More...

Yehudi Wyner Joins the Vaverka Trio for an Evening of Brahms, Beethoven and Wyner

May 12, 2015   |  7 p.m. |   Phillips Church

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Wyner performs with Eva Gruesser, violin, Dimitar Petkov, viola, and Mark Schroeder, cello.   More...

Exeter Bulletin, Spring 2015

May 5, 2015

Read about Tom Hassan’s enduring impact in “Goodness Defined,” discover why Exeter faculty love making music in “Pennywhistle Physics,” hear from Raphi Frankfurter ’09 at the Ebola front line in Sierra Leone, and learn how PEA is getting greener.   More...
Exeter Bulletin

Alum Heavirland Leads Army′s Rugby Team to Championship

May 5, 2015

Heavirland ′14 Army Athletic Association Co-Athlete of the Week   More...

Griffin ′12 Named 2015 NESCAC Player of the Year

May 1, 2015

Griffin recognized by NESCAC conference coaches for her outstanding play.   More...

Willie Perdomo Finalist for Poetry in The 2015 International Latino Book Awards

April 30, 2015

′The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon′    More...
La Bloga

Todd Hearon Named 2015 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place

April 30, 2015

Hearon plans to complete his new book, Crows in Eden, during the residency.
The Frost Place

Zhengyan Shi and Xiaoyu Ma Win First Place in New Hampshire Piano Competition

April 30, 2015

PEA student musicians compete in Granite State competition   More...

Perdomo′s "The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon" Receives Nomination for 2015 Legacy Award

April 30, 2015

From The Zora Neal Hurston and Richard Wright Foundation.   More...
Northstar News

PEA Alum Zack Hodges ′11 Finishes Harvard as NFL Prospect

April 28, 2015

PEA alum Zack Hodges ′11 continues success at Harvard and looks to NFL as next step   More...

Chris Vazan ′16 Named to National Youth Orchestra

April 28, 2015

Vazan, who will be a conducting apprentice, was selected as one of 114 outstanding young musicians.   More...

Peter Luff ′16 Awarded Summer Study Trip to Germany

April 27, 2015

 One of 44 students in U.S. to win all-expense-paid trip based on excellence in German.   More...

ESSO Wins First Place Award

April 23, 2015

ESSO wins award for empowering students through service .   More...

Alum Zack Hodges′ Long Journey

April 22, 2015

Hodges ′11, now at Harvard, has NFL goal in his sights.   More...

Carissa Chen Wins Bennington Young Writers Award for Poetry

April 21, 2015

Chen takes 2nd place award for poetry in Bennington Young Writers competition   More...

Spring College Fair - Please Join Us!

April 21, 2015

Meet with representatives from over 150 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada and Europe. Learn about gap year, service learning and summer programs.   More...
College Counseling

Gilbert Concert Series Trio Performs “Love Songs of Robert Schumann”

April 14, 2015   |  7 p.m. |   Phillips Church

Martha Guth, soprano, Tyler Duncan, baritone, and Erika Switzer, piano, perform April 14, at 7 p.m.   More...

Pittsfield Sophomore Basketball Guard Transfers to PEA

April 13, 2015

Pittsfield basketball guard Daley will transfer to Exeter as a member of the 2018 class with 3 years of eligibility   More...

PEA Students Receive Prestigious 2015 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

April 4, 2015

Six national medalists; 60 pieces recognized at regional and national levels.   More...

English Instructor Todd Hearon Publishes Poetry Collection

March 24, 2015

"No Other Gods is, ultimately, a paean to the human imagination," writes Eamon Grennan.   More...
Salmon Poetry

Oxford University Classics Professor Richard Jenkyns Speaks at PEA

April 08, 2015 - April 15, 2015

Visiting scholar to examine the classical tradition in two public evening lectures and a seven-part seminar series.   More...

Olivia Jackson ′13 Division III Backstroke Champ

March 24, 2015

Alum wins 200 backstroke at Nationals   More...

Lamont Gallery Hosts “Lush Life,” Showcasing Works by Andrew, Beavers, Calderón-Sáenz, Ellis, Kirkpatrick, Lee, Morrison and Sakata

March 23, 2015 - May 2, 2015

On view March 23 to May 2, 2015. Opening Reception: Friday, March 27, 5-7 p.m. Gallery Talk: Saturday, March 28, 10 a.m.   More...

Big Red Bloggers

March 20, 2015

Learn what current Exonians love about Exeter, and why they chose to come here.   More...
Big Red Bloggers

PEA Musicians Wow Concertgoers in Vietnam on “Peace and Innovation” Tour

March 31, 2015

“I have never heard a group of teenagers reach such a standard,” writes a concertgoer. “It was of London concert hall standard.”   More...

Welcome, Future Exonians!

March 10, 2015

“This year’s admitted boys and girls stand out for their creative talent, diversity, and the large number who hold leadership positions,” says Director of Admissions Michael Gary.   More...

English Instructor Perdomo Up For National Award

March 9, 2015

Interviewed on NBC News.   More...

Courses of Instruction 2015-2016

March 4, 2015

Exeter offers 400+ courses across 18 subject areas   More...
Courses of Instruction 2015-2016

Watch New England Squash Live

February 28, 2015

This weekend, tune in to the 62nd annual New England Interscholastic Squash Championships.   More...
New England Interscholastic Squash Championships

Exeter Arts this Weekend: Dance Company Salutes the Visual Arts and Vietnam Music Tour

February 24, 2015

Original choreography brings to life master works from Greco-Roman sculpture to cubism. Delight in the mix of American, European and Vietnamese music in the Vietnam tour preview concert.   More...

New York-Based Artist Will Cotton to Discuss His Work

February 20, 2015

Sweets-inspired artist will show creative collaborations with Katy Perry, Isaac Mizrahi and others on Monday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m..   More...

B/G Basketball Games Livestream on Feb. 18

February 18, 2015

Livestream basketball available on Feb. 18   More...

′Hard Times: The Great Depression in America′

February 9, 2015

Panel discussion with prominent historians, scenes from Clifford Odets’ play Waiting for Lefty, and a talk on American writers by Townsend Ludington.    More...

Exeter Bulletin, Winter 2015

February 9, 2015

Read about five alums working on the front lines of education reform, learn how student proctors help new Exonians connect quickly with the Exeter community, and hear from architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, selected to design the new center for theater and dance.   More...

BV Hockey Recap vs. Cushing on Jan. 30, 2015

February 3, 2015

PEA BV hockey in big win vs. rival Cushing   More...
ESPN Boston

Phillips Exeter Academy Names Lisa MacFarlane As 15th Principal

January 30, 2015

Currently the provost and vice president for academic affairs at the University of New Hampshire, she will begin her work at Exeter on September 1.

BV Hockey: PEA vs. Dexter Game Recap

January 26, 2015

PEA boys hockey remains undefeated after 2-2 tie vs. Dexter   More...

PEA Boys Hockey Has the Right Stuff

January 26, 2015

BV Hockey off to a strong start   More...

Henrich ′15 First to Reach 1,000-Point Basketball Milestone

January 22, 2015

Courtney Henrich reaches 1,000-point milestone in the win against Deerfield Academy.   More...

Vietnamese Musician and Composer Vân-Ánh Võ to Perform

January 22, 2015

Võ performs traditional Vietnamese folk tunes and a fusion of Vietnamese and Western music. Friday, Feb. 6, at 7 p.m.   More...

Some of NYC’s Leading Professors Share Their Secrets: Kenji Yoshino ′87

January 22, 2015

Perfect balance between showing respect and challenging, observes a student.   More...

Storify on MLK Day 2015

January 17, 2015

Tweets, photos and video from MLK Day 2015.   More...

Lamont Poet Simon Armitage to Read

February 02, 2015

U.K.-based writer, musician and filmmaker will give a public poetry reading and discuss his poems with the prep class.    More...

′Why The Classes At Phillips Exeter Are Different Than At Any Other Private School′

January 12, 2015

A visitor discovers that listening and collaborative discussion are the heart of the Exeter experience. From Business Insider.   More...
Business Insider

Kevin Dettmar to Speak on the Role of Books as Marks of “Cultural Capital”

January 14, 2015   |  7 p.m. |   Rockefeller Hall, Academy Library

“Bookcases, Slipcases, Uncut Leaves: The Anxiety of the Gentleman’s Library” will take place Jan. 14 at 7 p.m., in Rockefeller Hall at the Phillips Exeter Academy Library.   More...

Exonians Make Forbes’ 30 Under 30

January 9, 2015

The “greatest gathering of young game changers, movers and makers,” says Forbes of its 30 Under 30 celebration.   More...

Lamont Gallery Explores the Urge to Collect with “Open House: A Portrait of Collecting”

January 19, 2015 - February 28, 2015

On View: Monday, Jan. 19 to Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Opening Reception: Friday, Jan. 23, 5-7 p.m.   More...

Braley ′13 Continues Basketball Career at Stony Brook

January 6, 2015

Chris Braley ′13 coming off bench at Stony Brook   More...

Video Selections from the Holiday Concert

December 22, 2014

Enjoy the holidays with music performed by more than 250 students in 8 ensembles.   More...

English Instructor Matt Miller Publishes Poem in ′The Southeast Review′

December 18, 2014

"Repose" in collection dedicated to discussion of race, power, and justice.    More...
The Southeast Review

PEA Hockey On Top at Exeter Invitational

December 15, 2014

BV hockey has success while hosting the Exeter Invitational.   More...

Long-Time Coach Glennon Elected to Hall of Fame

December 8, 2014

Coach Bill Glennon receives HOF award for service to NEPSAC football   More...

Soccer All Stars Fall 2014

December 1, 2014

Asante, Hart, McKersie, Moore and Weatherbie named all stars.   More...

PEA Alum Coogan Leads Hoyas to 4th at NCAAs

December 1, 2014

Coogan ′11 continues her great track career for Georgetown   More...

Peter Kalugin ’11 Receives Rhodes Scholarship

November 24, 2014

Kalugin, who speaks five languages and has volunteered in orphanages in Mongolia and Nepal, will study oncology at Oxford.   More...

Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic and Medicine

November 18, 2014

National Library of Medicine’s traveling exhibit on view at the Academy Library Dec. 1 - 18, 2014.


Academy Library Blog

Fall Dance Company Concert

November 17, 2014

Water-themed choreography by students and faculty, with poetry readings and live music.   More...

Jill Abramson, Former New York Times Executive Editor, to Speak

November 12, 2014

′Journalism During a Troubled Transition′ on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at 7:30 p.m.    More...

Fall Performing Arts: Twelfth Night, Dance Ensemble Concert

November 12, 2014

Fall performances: a bit of the Bard and a water-themed dance exploration.    More...

What It′s Like To Attend The Best Boarding School In America

November 11, 2014

A newcomer to Exeter spent a day here to see what it′s like to be a student at PEA. From Business Insider.
Business Insider

Ravi Jagadeesan ′14 Earns $50,000 Scholarship

November 3, 2014

Davidson Fellow Laureate for mathematics research   More...
Naperville Sun

E/a Challenge

November 3, 2014

Calling alums from the classes of 2000-2014. Donate before noon on Friday to see Exeter′s flag rise over a blue Andover campus.   More...
E/a Challenge

Exeter Bulletin, Fall 2014

October 31, 2014

Read about class of 2013 entrepreneurs who are forging careers while studying, learn how Stanford faculty brought maker-culture innovation to Summer School.    More...
Exeter Bulletin

Aimee Nezhukumatathil to Read her Poetry

November 05, 2014   |  7:30 p.m. |  

Opens the 2014–15 Lamont Poetry Series with a free, public reading on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 7:30 p.m.   More...

PEA, UNH students Mitigate Erosion on Plum Island

October 29, 2014

From The Daily News of Newburyport   More...

English Instructor Erica Plouffe Lazure Publishes in Southeast Fiction

October 27, 2014

"Stacks" with "The Story Behind the Story" essay
Fiction Southeast

Betsy Dolan Receives Marty Elkins Award for Excellence in College Counseling

October 23, 2014

Marty Elkins ’75, for whom the award is named, presented the award.   More...

Lamont Gallery Hosts “Strange Days,” Showcasing Works by Cunningham, Demarjian, Franson and Lim

October 21, 2014

An exhibit that celebrates the surreal. On view: Nov. 5 - Dec. 13, 2014. Opening Reception: Nov. 14, 5-7 p.m. Gallery Talk: Nov. 15, 10 a.m.    More...

Exeter Honors Professor, Environmental Law Draftsman Milton Heath Jr. ’45

October 20, 2014

Exeter recognized Milton Heath Jr. ’45 with the 2014 John Phillips Award. Heath spent his entire career in public service, teaching for 51 years at the University of North Carolina’s School of Government where he also served as legal counsel to several North Carolina House and Senate committees and authored seminal laws on environmental protection and conservation. 


Principal Search Committee Announces Job Description

October 17, 2014

Committee thanks alumni, faculty, staff, students and their parents for input.    More...

2014 Fall Concert Series

October 16, 2014

Highlights include Gilbert Concert Series with Sean Chen on October 28, and the Holiday Concert on December 12.    More...

Jean-Claude Carrière Stars in ′The Mahabharata′

October 21, 2014

Free performance Oct. 21 at 7 p.m.    More...

Multimedia Artist Cory Arcangel Comes to Exeter for 2-Day Residency

October 10, 2014

The Brooklyn-based, post-conceptual artist will give a public talk and work with students in art studios.   More...

PEA Alum Mizer ’13 Navigates UW Huskies to Crew Victory in New Zealand

October 8, 2014

PEA alum Mizer steers her boat to impressive win   More...

Van Cliburn Finalist Chen to Perform

October 28, 2014

Pianist Sean Chen, recently named one of the “30 under 30” pianists to watch by International Piano magazine, will perform a free public concert on Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. in Phillips Church, and a public master class with piano students on Oct. 27, at 6:45 p.m.    More...

Shakespeare, “Breaking Bad” and The Mahabharata

October 6, 2014

October promises to be a capstone of the season when three highly acclaimed masters visit Exeter: French screenwriter and Academy Award honoree Jean-Claude Carrière, Emmy-winning “Breaking Bad” producer Stew Lyons ’69, and young pianist Sean Chen. November’s highlights include a mainstage production of The Twelfth Night, in honor of Shakespeare’s 450th birthday.

Dramat Kicks off a New Season

October 6, 2014

Dramat’s three co-heads share a vision of increased participation for a student-run club that is already one of the largest on campus. Read what these seniors have to say about Dramat, and about the personal impact of their experiences in Exeter’s performing arts.    More...

The Global Power of Music

October 6, 2014

Meet Kieran Minor ’14, tour-de-force in Exeter’s music and theatrical scene before graduating last summer. The Bulletin recently profiled Kieran, highlighting—most notably—his current gap-year work studying the musicology of the Navajo Nation and Australia’s aboriginal tribes.    More...

Exonians Walk for Suicide Prevention

September 27, 2014

From Seacoastonline   More...

Princeton Classics Professor Joshua Katz Will Talk on Hieroglyphics

October 01, 2014   |  7 p.m. |   Phelps Academy Center Forum

′Ancient Egypt and its Hieroglyphs′ on Wednesday, Oct. 1   More...

PEA′s Young 2014 LAX All-American

September 23, 2014

PEA′s Young garnering multiple awards for lacrosse skills.   More...

Family Weekend October 17-20

September 15, 2014

Save the date! It′s a time to reconnect with your child and discover firsthand what life at Exeter is all about.    More...
Family Weekend

Parents′ Handbook 2014-2015

September 11, 2014

Provides useful information for parents of students at Exeter   More...
Parents' Handbook 2014-2015

The E Book 2014-2015

September 11, 2014

Serves as a guide and sets a standard for Exeter students   More...
The E Book 2014-2015

Ravi Jagadeesan ’14 Wins Davidson Fellowship for Mathematics Research

September 10, 2014

One of 20 students selected for outstanding work that has the potential to benefit society.   More...

Tara Misenheimer Work Included in ′Print Facets: Five Centuries of Printmakers′ at The Curator Gallery

September 8, 2014

Pairs master prints from the 17th-20th centuries with living printmakers. Artists include Rembrandt, Picasso, Munch, Hopper, Warhol and Kiki Smith. On view September 12 - October 25, 2014.


The Curator Gallery

Mizer ′13 Crew Coxswain for University of Washington in New Zealand

September 8, 2014

PEA alum heading to New Zealand as coxswain   More...

Opening Assembly Starts the School Year

August 29, 2014

Miss the live broadcast? You can watch it now.   More...

Lamont Gallery Hosts “Self Made,” Showcasing Works by Cole, Kalman, Mendes and Misenheimer

August 28, 2014

On view September 8 to October 18, 2014. Opening Reception: Friday, September 26, 5-7 p.m.    More...

Julie Chung ’16 Wins Second Prize in the Claremont Review′s Writing Contest

August 28, 2014

Her entry will appear in the fall 2014 issue.    More...
the Claremont Review

Spencer Stuart Selected for Principal Search

August 19, 2014

They bring to the search deep experience, superior reach across multiple employment sectors, and sophisticated understanding of the marketplace.   More...

Benj Cohen ′15 Profiled on USRowing.com

August 19, 2014

Rowing, Leading and Learning: All in a Day′s Work    More...

′Young, U.S. Reach Hlinka Memorial Cup Semis′

August 17, 2014

PEA star defenseman Spenser Young ′16 and the U.S. Under-18 Select Hockey Team topped Finland, 9-4, to reach the semifinal round of the 2014 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup.   More...

Rachel Baxter ′15 Winner in Save the Earth Poetry Contest

August 12, 2014

′Writings from Jacob′s Chair, Utah′ was inspired by a 10-day backcountry trip Baxter took with PEA students.    More...
Save the Earth Poetry Contest

Sam Ades ′17 and the U18 North Hampton Tennis Team Win the USTA Junior Team Tennis Maine State Championship

August 11, 2014

North Hampton goes on to represent Maine at the USTA New England Junior Team Tennis championship at Amherst College.   More...

Vincent Vaughns ′16 Heads to PEA with Multiple Awards for Robotics Research

August 11, 2014

Will continue his robotics research and track at PEA.    More...
Ocala Star Banner

Az Nalbandian ′15 Named to USA Rugby AIG Women′s Junior All-Americans

August 6, 2014

Will compete in the U20 Can-Am Series in Ontario.   More...
USA Rugby

English Instructor Ralph Sneeden Publishes ′Django: Elegies and Improvisations with Small Boats′

August 1, 2014

Featured ′Long Read′ in the current issue of The Common.   More...
The Common

Native Youth from PEA Summer School Visit Harvard

July 31, 2014

8 Native American students meet with Harvard and MIT representatives, following a tradition that started in 1985.   More...
Harvard University Native American Program

Michaela Morris ′15 Wins Special Olympics Youth Leadership Award

July 31, 2014

Regional winner of the Lovin′ Award for her commitment and leadership in Special Olympics and Best Buddies.    More...

Library Summer Concert Series

July 22, 2014

Free concerts Wednesday nights.   More...

Blogging from Japan

July 22, 2014

Rising seniors Max Le and Andy Wei describe their experiences as they study at the Riken Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science outside Tokyo, working alongside undergraduate and graduate students from major universities in China, Japan and Korea.    More...
Riken Blog

English Instructor Matt Miller Interviewed on "Out of Our Minds" Radio Program

July 22, 2014

Miller reads poetry selections and discusses his writing.   More...
Out of Our Minds

Napa Valley′s Dunsford, PG at PEA Next Year, Commits to Princeton in 2015

July 21, 2014

Named one of California’s top 25 quarterback prospects by CalHiSports.com.   More...
Napa Valley Register

Az Nalbandian ’15 Named to USA Rugby’s Second Annual Stars and Stripes Roster

July 11, 2014

One of 45 female athletes selected from regional tournaments.   More...
USA Rugby

Spenser Young ’16 Named to USA Hockey′s Under-18 Select Team

July 7, 2014

Will compete in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Aug. 11-16   More...

Math Teachers from Tennessee Attend Anja S. Greer Conference on Mathematics, Science, and Technology

July 7, 2014

"Phillips Exeter is well known for its excellent education, and this annual conference was a great source of information and enrichment,” Says Karla Vogt who plans to integrate “Exeter Math” in her teaching at The Webb School.     More...

Niswarth Blog

July 1, 2014

Follow along as Exonians blog from India this summer. This is the first year of the Exeter/Andover Niswarth program partnership.    More...
Niswarth Blog

Principal Hassan Announces Retirement

July 1, 2014

To retire as principal at the end of the 2014-2015 academic year.   More...

Stefan Kohli ′14 Earns Honorable Mention in Student Travel Photography Competition

June 27, 2014

See Kohli′s photo from his Exeter Explorations trip to India, and read his trip reflection.   More...
Nicholas Sparks Foundation

PEA Students Bring Home Awards

June 27, 2014

Students win awards in math, art and writing. Braswell and Becher named U.S. Presidential Scholars. Courville is Gates Millennium Scholar. 15 receive National Merit, National Achievement and National Hispanic awards.    More...

PEA′s Rev. Thompson Speaks at a Local Juneteenth Celebration

June 24, 2014

PEA′s Reverend Robert Thompson speaks about the importance of unity at a Juneteenth celebration in Portsmouth, NH.    More...
Seacoast Online

Young Alumna Publishes Book on her Experiences At PEA

June 24, 2014

Brea Salim ′12 publishes ‘Bright Eyes,’ a book about her Exeter experience.    More...
Global Indonesian Voices

PEA PG Completes Half-Marathons in 50 States

June 24, 2014

In "24 Incredibly Impressive Kids," Business Insider profiles Ryan Betz ′15 who completed half-marathons in all 50 states as a way to give back. With the $40,000 raised, Betz created an endowment allowing inner-city students to attend his college-preparatory school tuition-free.   More...
Business Insider

′North Marion Student Vincent Vaughns Heads to Prestigious Academy′ from the Ocala StarBanner

June 19, 2014

Star student and athlete heads to PEA. Self-taught in robotics, his work to help the disabled has earned him many awards.   More...
Ocala StarBanner

Goodwin Athletic Award Winners 2014

June 19, 2014

Curran Sullivan ’14 and Hannah Wellington ’14 earn the Goodwin Award.   More...

New Hampshire Girls Graduate to D1 Athletics

June 16, 2014

WMUR-TV highlights New Hampshire residents Hannah Wellington, Alexandra Garceau and Jennifer DiPietro who will play Division 1 sports next year.    More...

PEA Graduation Photo Gallery by Exeter News-Letter

June 10, 2014

More smiles captured last weekend in a photo gallery by Seacoast Media of PEA′s 233rd graduation exercises.    More...

Rocking PEA Chemistry Instructor Sasha Alcott Fronts for Band, When Particles Collide

June 9, 2014

"A great teacher, through magic and skill and experience, knows how to engage students so that the process of trying to grapple with and understand new ideas and concepts belongs to the students," says Alcott.   More...

Ravi Jagadeesan ’14, Zhuo Qun “Alex” Song ’15 and Kevin Sun ’16 Place in Top 12 Scorers of USAMO

June 6, 2014

Song and Sun will represent Canada at the 55th International Mathematical Olympiad to be held July 3-13, 2014, in Cape Town, South Africa.   More...

PEA Alums Key to Brown′s Crew Success

June 3, 2014

PEA ′12 and ′13 alums help power Brown crews   More...

G1, G2, B3 Take Gold at NEIRA 2014

May 28, 2014

See the crew list, times and photos at Exetercrew.com.   More...
Exeter Crew

"RaquetUp" Changing Lives of Inner City Kids in Detroit

May 16, 2014

Including Desmon Darby, whose eyes were opened to larger possibilities when he attended Phillips Exeter Academy Summer School last summer.    More...
Live in the D

A Lifetime of Service - Dave Bohn ′57 Receives the Founder′s Day Award

May 16, 2014

Bohn was honored for his role as a class leader and the tremendous care and hospitality he has offered to the Phillips Exeter community for more than four decades.

Studio + Thinking: The Annual Senior Show

May 14, 2014

May 15 - June 7, 2014.    More...
Lamont Gallery

Jeffrey Reppucci ′09 Profiled on NBC News

May 8, 2014

Making a Difference Report: "College Students Revitalize Communities with Good, Clean Fun"   More...
NBC Nightly News

Soundfest: An Indoor/Outdoor Music and Art Extravaganza

May 02, 2014

Watch a video recap of Soundfest, an interactive music and arts festival hosted by Democracy of Sound (Exeter).



Exeter Bulletin, Spring 2014

April 29, 2014

Learn how schools from California to Florida are transforming classrooms with the Harkness method, hear from faculty who continue teaching after retirement and love it, enjoy the buzz at Tomorrow Lab where Pepin Gelardi ’01 is creating innovative hardware solutions to “change the way we consume things,” and more.    More...

English Instructor Willie Perdomo Reads from his Work

April 23, 2014 Academy Library, Kaplanoff Periodicals Room

Author of "The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon" and "Smoking Lovely" reads at the Academy Library on April 23.   More...

Shinri Kamei ′12 and her Team Win 1st Overall in Dartmouth Ventures Entrepreneurship Contest

April 21, 2014

Born from a Dartmouth engineering class project, the new business venture, Tray Bien, takes off.    More...

Upper Ellen Xiang Wins Strong in All-Girls National Chess Championship

April 16, 2014

Xiang brings home a win in the Girls Under-18 category, using a ′quiet opening′ and a simple strategy.   More...
USCF The United States Chess Federation

PEA′s Dr. Chris Thurber Offers Summer Camp Packing Tips on FoxCT Morning Show

April 14, 2014

Dr. Thurber′s book, The Summer Camp Handbook and website www.campspirit.com provide a laundry list of useful and realistic overnight camp advice, helpful to both parents and camp goers. Thurber’s tips include: choosing the right camp, better ways to pack your trunk, and a letter writing kit to help fight homesickness.    More...

′At Phillips Exeter, a World of Religious Diversity,′ from The New York Times

April 11, 2014

"A Friday at the Phillips Church is a multicultural adventure. You could — and I did — spend the whole day eating, praying, studying and discussing life’s big questions, as seen from a variety of world traditions," writes Mark Oppenheimer.   More...
The New York Times

Art Department Open Studios

April 9, 2014

3-D printing, artists working in the studio, delicious color wheel cookies, great fashion everywhere.    More...

Three PEA Alums Power Brown Crew

April 7, 2014

Brown′s varsity first crew with 2 PEA alums takes on defending national champion Washington.   More...

Ceramic Artist Ayumi Horie Visits Campus

April 7, 2014

Slide talk at 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.    More...

School Library Month Photo Project

April 1, 2014

April is National School Library Month. To mark the occasion, the Academy Library will take a photo each day of library happenings.    More...
Academy Library Blog

PEA′s March to Madness!

March 31, 2014

PEA alums participate in basketball tournament action.   More...

Robinson ′13 Named D3 Basketball Rookie of the Year

March 25, 2014

Basketball stand out plays for Williams College.   More...

Cristina Bravi ′10 Hockey All-American

March 24, 2014

 Bravi ′10 was recently honored as a CCM Division III Women′s Ice Hockey All-American.   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy’s Lamont Gallery Presents “A Whole New Game: Sports & Games in Art”

March 24, 2014 - May 3, 2014 Lamont Gallery

Exhibition celebrates how sports and games are interpreted by contemporary artists. Opening Reception: Friday, March 28, 6:30-8 p.m.; Gallery Talk: Saturday, March 29, 10 a.m.



Katrina Coogan ′11 Takes Fifth in 3,000m at NCAA T&F Indoor Championships

March 15, 2014

Alum Katrina Coogan finishes 7th in the women′s 3,000m at NCAA T&F Indoor Championships.

Dana Tung ′15 Wins New Hampshire Gold Key Scholastic Art Award for Documentary Film

March 10, 2014

Visit to an orphanage in Swaziland inspired the film.    More...

Adjunct Music Instructor Mark Andrew Cleveland Performs Title Role in "Elijah"

March 9, 2014

"A bravura display of Cleveland’s technical and musical prowess," writes Cashman Kerr Prince in the Boston Musical Intelligencer.    More...

Follow Along as Students Blog From Rome

March 7, 2014

The Rome Study Tour started off with a good omen and the fortune continues. Travel vicariously with the 16 students as they document their discoveries.    More...
PEA Rome Study Tour 2014

Phillips Exeter Academy’s Concert Choir and Chamber Orchestra Perform at The Music Hall

March 06, 2014   |  7:30 p.m. |   The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

Phillips Exeter Academy’s Concert Choir and Chamber Orchestra will make their debut performance at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, NH, on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. With an exciting new program of choral and orchestral music, the PEA ensembles welcome the Seacoast community to this free classical concert.   More...

Phillips Exeter Upper Ranks High on U.S. Team, World Youth Chess Championship

March 5, 2014

Ellen Xiang places first in U.S. Girls under 16 team, and 26th in the Girls Under 16 category    More...

Interview with Sarah Duclos, PEA Dance Instructor

February 28, 2014

"So many amazing talents, we don’t know where to begin!" writes the interviewer.   More...

2014 Concert Series: Choir and Orchestra Concert

February 27, 2014

Concert Choir, Symphony Orchestra, Symphonia and Glee Club perform February 27, 2014. 7 p.m. Phillips Church. Free and open to the public.   More...
Community Calendar

English Instructor David Weber Publishes "The Claim of the Personal: Narratives and Reflections in a Time of Exposition" in Independent School Magazine

February 26, 2014

"It is the job of both teacher and class to urge the writer toward good — but also, and probably first of all, toward truth, which includes self-description with a high degree of objectivity," writes Weber.   More...
Independent School Magazine

Thank-a-Donor Day

February 25, 2014

On Friday, April 3, students, faculty and staff will take part in Thank-a-Donor Day—an annual event for the Academy community to stop and thank the generous alumni, parents and friends who help make the Exeter experience possible.   More...

Roger Shen ′17 Performs Mozart with Northbrook Symphony

February 25, 2014

Roger Shen ′17 performs Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major (K. 488). “It’s scary but it’s awesome,” said Shen, who grew up in Northbrook and started studying piano at age 7. From the Northbrook Star.   More...
Northbrook Star - Sun-Times Media

PEA BV Hockey Ties Andover in Intense Game

February 22, 2014

“Tonight was an important game for us,” says forward Kevin Neiley ’14 whose goal tied the game. “We′re the kind of team that will get up early and dominate...That was a hot Andover team that has been playing extremely well." Read ESPN Boston′s game recap.   More...

Empowering Portraits

February 21, 2014

"Empowering Portraits" is an exhibit of large-scale work by advanced photography students. From New Hampshire.com.    More...

Artist Willie Cole Visits Exeter

February 18, 2014

To celebrate new ideas in contemporary art and Black History Month, Exeter hosts African-American artist Willie Cole. Cole will visit classes and present a talk at 1:00 p.m. on February 20th.    More...

Winter E/A Games

February 19, 2014

Exeter takes on Andover to wrap up winter season.   More...

Studs Terkel’s Working Goes Up on Fisher Theater Mainstage

February 14, 2014

Working goes up February 12-16. Directed by Rob Richards with musical direction by Jean Strazdes, it features 24 characters based directly on interviews by Terkel of working men and women, and is supported by a large ensemble of singers and dancers.    More...

2014 Concert Series: Rhonda Larson in Concert

February 6, 2014

Phillips Exeter Academy features flutist Rhonda Larson in “One Woman, A World of Music” on February 11 at 7 p.m. Sponsored by the Gilbert Concert Series, the concert is free and open to the public.


2014 Concert Series: Faculty Recital

February 04, 2014   |  7 p.m. |   Assembly Hall

BEATLEMANIA! Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles coming to America with PEA faculty and guest artists. Free and open to the public.    More...
Community Calendar

′Empowering Portraits′

February 3, 2014

Inspired by the work of French photographer J R, PEA advanced photography students took large-scale photos of PEA employees. "Empowering Portraits" is on display in the Academy Library. Opening Reception February 9, 6:30 p.m.   More...

Paul Yoon ′98 Reads from his Work

January 29, 2014

Author of Snow Hunters and Once the Shore to read in Assembly Hall, January 29 at 7 p.m.   More...
Community Calendar

2014 Concert Series: Faculty Recital

January 28, 2014

Mark Andrew Cleveland, bass, and Gregg Pauley, piano, perform Franz Schubert′s Die Winterreise. Free and open to the public.   More...
Community Calendar

Lifelong Friends on Exeter Hockey Team

January 24, 2014

Spenser Young ′16 and Trevor Cosgrove ′16, star defensive players, talk about their friendship and the team′s strong season. From Seacoastonline.

Exeter Bulletin, Winter 2014

January 24, 2014

Learn about Exeter′s thriving performing arts and their planned expansion, get firsthand impressions from students at Exeter′s new off-campus program in Ghana, hear what it′s like to be the Lion mascot at E/A games and more.    More...
The Exeter Bulletin

Brandon Wang ′15 and Collaborators Launch Online Tool for Crowdfunding Student Projects

January 17, 2014

"Our mission is to catalyze student-run clubs, community service and other nonprofits at schools across the country," says Wang.   More...
Boston Globe

Dr. Chris Thurber Discusses How Children Learn from Making Mistakes

January 17, 2014

"There is a three-way balance between protecting young people, engineering outcomes and allowing learning to happen," says Thurber.


John Blackwell Presents Team Research at American Astronomical Society

January 14, 2014

“These programs are truly inspiring to me the teachers and their students, especially,” says Blackwell of his work with NITARP. “The goal is to continually inspire younger generations to enter into science and to be science-literate citizens.”   More...

Lamont Gallery Presents ‘Open Hearts Open Doors: Reflections on China’s Past & Future’—Photographic Works by Elizabeth Gill Lui

January 17, 2014 - March 1, 2014 Lamont Art Gallery

A bright and clear heart, an open door, a house, and the title page of a book—all of these sentiments are encompassed in the translation of the title Open Hearts Open Doors. With this welcome, Elizabeth Gill Lui (P′95) invites you into a photographic journey along the streetscapes and agricultural vistas in rural villages in southeastern China.    More...

Professor Anne Fogarty Gives Haley Lecture on January 14

January 14, 2014

The talk entitled " ′A ghostly light from the street lamp′: History and Memory in James Joyce’s ′The Dead,′ " will be held in the Academy Library’s Rockefeller Hall at 7:00 p.m.     More...
Academy Library Blog

2014 Concert Series: Arcadian Winds

January 13, 2014

Woodwind quintet performs works by Poulenc, Dvorák, Ibert and Vaughan Williams. Free and open to the public.   More...
Community Calendar

Dr. Seung Kim: Finding a Life Full of Meaning

December 19, 2013

Dr. Seung Kim ′81 has helped to facilitate a collaborative study of Drosophila melanogaster between Stanford University′s School of Medicine and Exeter.   More...

Exonians on Boston Opera House Stage

December 19, 2013

Exonians recently traveled to Boston to see Boston Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker.   More...

PEA Basketball Player Headed to West Point

December 18, 2013

Heavirland will head to West Point after signing her commitment sheet on Nov. 22, 2013   More...

GV Soccer: 2013 Season Roundup

December 17, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

BV Soccer: 2013 Season Roundup

December 17, 2013

heck out 2013 team season highlights   More...

GV Volleyball: 2013 Season Roundup

December 17, 2013

Check out 2013 team season highlights   More...

BV Football: 2013 Season Roundup

December 16, 2013

Check out 2013 team season highlights   More...

Nicco Mele, Author, Internet Pioneer and Political Strategist, to Discuss the Unintended Consequences of Radical Connectivity

December 9, 2013   |  7 p.m. |   Academy Building Assembly Hall

One of America’s leading forecasters of business, politics and culture, Mele is author of The End of Big: How the Internet Makes David the New Goliath, will give an evening discussion on the unintended consequences of radical connectivity.    More...

NEPSAC GV Soccer All-Star

December 3, 2013

Danielle Sim ′14 was named to the NEPSAC Class A All-Star girls soccer team for the fall 2013 season.   More...

Zach Hodges ′11, Star Defensive End at Harvard, Profiled on NPR′s ′Only A Game′

December 2, 2013

“It’s hard not to like Zach Hodges,” says NPR’s “Only A Game.”   More...
Only a Game

Two BV Soccer Players Nominated as NEPSAC All-Stars

December 2, 2013

Two PEA players named to the NEPSAC all-star games.   More...

Kevin Sun ′16 Qualifies for National Math Contest ′Who Wants to Be a Mathematician′

December 2, 2013

Selected from more than 2,000 students. Competition to take place January 16, 2014 in Baltimore.   More...
American Mathematical Society

"Harkness Math" by Exeter Math Instructors Karen Geary and Sami Atif

November 22, 2013

"Teachers delivering content, on either traditional or innovative platforms, miss the mark," write the authors. Follow along with a Harkness math class as it solves a problem from Exeter′s problem sets, with students delivering the content through collaboration and discovery.   More...
Independent Teacher Magazine

Boys XC Are New England Champs!

November 14, 2013

BV cross-country takes 1st at New Englands held at St. Paul′s   More...

Crew Coach Sally Morris Speaks at USRowing Youth Coaches Symposium November 15-17

November 11, 2013

Morris joins other top youth coaches from around the country to discuss issues relating to youth coaching.    More...

Homecoming Weekend Sports Recap

November 11, 2013

Homecoming weekend was great fun for BIG RED fans. Here′s a summary of game results.   More...

Frankenstein Playwright and Director Discuss the Upcoming Main Stage Production

November 5, 2013

Hear Austin Tichenor’s hilarious podcast recorded with Theater Instructor Rob Richards. It’s all about the upcoming production of Frankenstein, which was written by Tichenor. Frankenstein goes up on Fisher Theater main stage on November 15. Don’t miss it!   More...
Reduced Shakespeare Company

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Lamont Poet Michael Collier

November 06, 2013   |  7:30 p.m. |   Assembly Hall

Public reading will be held in the Assembly Hall, located on the second floor of the Academy Building on Front Street. The event is free.   More...

“Catalyst: Work from Community-Based Arts Centers” at Lamont Gallery

November 04, 2013 - December 13, 2013 Lamont Art Gallery

Opening Reception: Friday, November 8, 2013, 6:30-8 p.m.   More...

Exeter Bulletin, Fall 2013

October 23, 2013

Read about Exonians exploring the world before college, an alumna who switched from global CEO to RV driver and brought books to underserved youth throughout the U.S., a Harkness outreach project in Chicago, Exeter’s basketball MVP who’s become a rugby superstar on her own time.   More...
The Exeter Bulletin

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Sustainability Film, Chasing Ice

October 18, 2013

Sustainability Film Series continues with Chasing Ice on Friday, October 18, 2013, 7 p.m. The film will be shown in the Forum, Phelps Academy Center on Tan Lane. The showing is free and open to the public.   More...

“The Amazing Life and Work of Louis Kahn,” a Talk by Wendy Lesser

October 18, 2013

Wednesday, October 23 at 7 p.m. in Rockefeller Hall   More...
Academy Library

Gilbert Concert Series Welcomes New York Polyphony

October 15, 2013

Vocal ensemble New York Polyphony performs Missa Charles Darwin by Gregory W. Brown ′93 and other works. Public concert on Friday, October 18, 2013, at 7 p.m. in the Academy Library.   More...

Coach Hudson Joins St. Lawrence U. Athletic Hall of Fame

October 10, 2013

Hudson, a St. Lawrence alumnus, joins the Hall of Fame Class of 2013.   More...

Stanford University Professor Seung Kim ’81 Discusses Latest Findings Toward Curing Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer

October 07, 2013   |  7 p.m. |   Phelps Academy Center, Forum

Monday, October 7, 2013, at 7 p.m. in Phelps Academy Center’s Forum, third floor. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.    More...

Fox News 25 Interviews Lamont Health Counselor Dr. Chris Thurber on Symptoms, Treatments of Homesickness

October 2, 2013

Dr. Thurber says it’s normal for students to experience feelings of homesickness and parents should be aware of the symptoms.
FOX 25

Julie Livingston ’84 Named a 2013 MacArthur Fellow

September 25, 2013

"Genius grant" awarded to medical historian who explores health care in Botswana   More...

Fiona McFarlane, Past Bennett Fellow, Publishes "The Night Guest"

September 21, 2013

Worked on manuscript during her PEA fellowship from 2008-2009   More...
The Age

Prep Takes Fast Track To Top Of Triathlon Mountain

September 17, 2013

New PEA athlete has triathlete success   More...
Scarsdale Daily Voice

Opening Assembly Starts Off Exeter’s 233rd Year

September 6, 2013

Watch Opening Assembly on PEA′s live stream channel   More...

Phillips Exeter Employees Take Part in Community Service Day

August 30, 2013

Hundreds of employees travel to three Seacoast locations   More...

Library Launches New Website

August 28, 2013 Class of 1945 Library

Upgraded features include online chat, new informational pages and tabbed search boxes to make finding relevant information fast   More...

Harvard Adds Seventh-Best Lacrosse Recruiting Class for 2014

August 26, 2013

Colin Delea ′13 and Matt Ryan ′13 join the team   More...

New Faculty

August 22, 2013

Three-day orientation introduces new faculty to Exeter   More...

Mathematics Instructor Kevin Bartkovich Publishes Article in Mathematics Teacher Magazine

August 15, 2013

The EPA’s switch in rating fuel efficiency from miles per gallon to gallons per hundred miles with the 2013 model-year cars leads to interesting and relevant mathematics with real-world connections.   More...
Mathematics Teacher Magazine

Three Students Sweep International Competition by Crushing these Math Problems

August 14, 2013

Three Phillips Exeter Academy students — Alex Song, Ray Y. Li, and Kevin C. Sun — shocked the world when they respectively won the gold, silver and bronze medals in the 54th International Mathematical Olympiad.    More...
Business Insider

Interview with PEA Dance Instructor Sarah Duclos

August 10, 2013

Making Shakespeare′s Romeo and Juliet "come alive" with dance   More...

Summer at Stanford

August 1, 2013

Learn about Exonian summer experiences at Big Red Bloggers, including this post from Elle ′14 who′s working on diabetes research in the Stanford lab of Dr. Seung Kim ′81    More...
Big Red Bloggers

Blogging from Japan

July 31, 2013

Follow the experiences of two Exonians over the next few weeks as they study at Japan’s Riken Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science outside Tokyo. The only two high school students admitted to the summer internship program, the boys will work alongside undergraduate and graduate students from major universities in China, Japan and Korea.     More...
PEA Riken Internship

Paul Lei ′15 Wins 2013 Massachusetts Junior Amateur Golf Championship

July 31, 2013

"I have been playing this tournament for years and always tried to win but this is the first time that the dream came true," says Lei.   More...

Library to Launch New Website

July 30, 2013

The Library will be launching a new website for fall term. Check it out!   More...

2013 Orientation & Registration Schedule

July 30, 2013

Orientation & Registration 2013 for New and Returning Students   More...
Orientation Schedule

Ray Li ′13 and Alex Song ′15 Garner Silver and Gold Respectively at the International Mathematical Olympiad

July 29, 2013

The 3rd IMO gold for Song in as many years. Team USA, with Li, placed 3rd overall. Team Canada, with Song, placed 11th.    More...

′10 Mind-bending Libraries from Around the World′

July 24, 2013

Exeter′s library ranks number 2 in Fox News′ list   More...
Fox News

Exeter Bulletin, Summer 2013

July 24, 2013

Read all about graduation, get "Inside the Shell" with Exeter crew, hear from students and faculty who traveled to Israel and India, and discover how Exeter′s weekly faculty, staff and emeriti Book Club fosters connections.      More...
Exeter Bulletin

Dance Instructors Allison Duke and Sarah Duclos Perform in "Romeo & Julet"

July 21, 2013

Seven Stages Shakespeare Company production opens July 21 at Portsmouth’s Prescott Park, and continues until August 31. “This will be ‘Romeo and Juliet’ like you′ve never seen it before,” writes Jeanné McCartin.   More...

"Flux" by Lamont Gallery Director Lauren O′Neal

July 17, 2013 - July 27, 2013

Artist-in-Residence exhibit at the Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA   More...
Nave Gallery

Benjamin Cohen ′15 Makes the USRowing Junior Worlds Development Team

July 17, 2013

Cohen is one of 12 men to make the team. “The goal of this opportunity is to take the ‘next fastest’ athletes who did not make the 2013 U.S. Junior National Team this year, but show great promise and provide them with international training and racing experience,” says USRowing. The team will train in Spain.   More...

Nikhil Chuchra ′14 Makes USRowing High Performance Team

July 10, 2013

Chuchra is one of 19 junior men selected to compete at the 2013 USRowing Club National Championships on Cooper River, July 10-14, 2013, in Camden, N.J.   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy′s Library Summer Concert Series Presents the Tony Carelli Quintet

July 17, 2013   |  7 p.m. |   The Class of 1945 Library Rockefeller Hall

Academy Library′s Summer Concert Series features an exciting jazz performance by the Tony Carelli Quintet   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Launches Library Summer Concert Series

June 26, 2013   |  7 p.m. |   The Class of 1945 Library Rockefeller Hall

Well-Known Pianist to Perform Works by Bach, Haydn and Rachmaninoff    More...

Lamont Gallery and Gallery Manager Receive Publication Award from the New England Museum Association

June 24, 2013

Lamont Gallery and Gallery Manager/Project Director Sara Zela awarded First Place in the 2013 NEMA Publication Awards Competition for exhibit invitation to Joyce Tenneson, Selected Works: 2002–2011   More...

History Instructor Michael Golay Publishes ′AMERICA 1933: The Great Depression, Lorena Hickok, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Shaping of the New Deal′

June 24, 2013

Reviews from The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, The Miami Herald, the Star Tribune and more   More...

Making the Exeter Experience Possible

June 17, 2013

As you watch this beautiful short film, think of the school we love and what makes it extraordinary.   More...

Varsity Golf: 2013 Season Roundup

June 13, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

BV A Tennis: 2013 Season Roundup

June 13, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

BV Crew: 2013 Season Roundup

June 12, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

GV Crew: 2013 Season Roundup

June 12, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

BV Lacrosse: 2013 Season Roundup

June 11, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

GV Softball: 2013 Season Roundup

June 11, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

BV Baseball: 2013 Season Roundup

June 10, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

USAMO Winners Honored in Washington, D.C.

June 10, 2013

Ravi Jagadeesan ′14, Pakawut Jiradilok ′13, Ray Li ′13 and Alex Song ′15 travel to Washington, D.C. with coach and PEA Math Instructor Zuming Feng    More...
Mathematical Association of America

GV Lacrosse: 2013 Season Roundup

June 10, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

Lamont Gallery Hosts “Super/Visual: The Annual Senior Art Show” with Additional Events, Including “Super Slam!” Poetry Evening and Fashion Show & Talk

May 16, 2013 - June 8, 2013 Lamont Art Gallery, Frederick R. Mayer Art Center on Tan Lane

Academy Welcomes Community to Student Artist Events   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Earns National “Green Ribbon Schools” Award

June 3, 2013

Only School Nominated by the NH Department of Education to Receive Award      More...

Spring Dance Concert 2013

May 31, 2013 - June 2, 2013

Watch selections from the Spring Dance Company Concert featuring work by faculty, students and guest choreographers Helena Melone and Myra Jones Romain ′74.    More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Senior Albert Chu Named 2013 U.S. Presidential Scholar

May 30, 2013

Demonstrating outstanding academic achievement, artistic excellence, leadership, citizenship and contribution to his community, Chu was one of 141 American high school seniors named a 2013 U.S. Presidential Scholar.    More...

Exeter Does It Again at NEIRA: 3 Grand Final Golds, 1 Silver and Girls 1st-Place Team Point Trophy

May 27, 2013

“Excellent racing by all crews in a league that is getting tougher each year with new programs from large high schools added to NEIRA,” says Sally Morris, girls crew coach.  “Seeing both B1 and G1 on the award dock was a real treat, only occurring once before in 2008.”   More...

Exeter′s Middle School Math Competition, Run by Exeter′s Math Club, Gives Young Students Confidence

May 27, 2013

Recent winner in the MATHCOUNTS competition tells how Exeter′s math competition got him started on the road to national competitions.
The Lexington Minuteman

Library Celebrates Children’s Book Week

May 23, 2013

Kindergartners from the Harris Family Children’s Center visit the Academy Library for a tour and story hour   More...
Library Blog

Phillips Exeter Students Earn National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

May 22, 2013

Ruslan Lucero ’13, June Han ’15 and Catherine Zhu ’15 receive national honors in the 2013 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition. Watch a live webcast from Carnegie Hall of the National Awards Ceremony, 6 pm on May 31 at www.artandwriting.org/carnegiewebcast2013/.   More...

Exeter Lacrosse with Two Under Armour All-America Players

May 22, 2013

Seniors Chris Keating and Matt Ryan will be on the 2013 Under Armour All-America roster   More...

Exeter Honors Susan Herney with the 2013 Founder’s Day Award

May 17, 2013

For more than 40 years, Herney led cultural shifts at the Academy that improved the standing of women and guided Exeter’s transition from an austere institution to a nurturing school that sought to educate and prepare the whole student.

Watch a live webcast of the 2013 Founder’s Day Assembly on May 17.


History Instructor Michael Golay Publishes Book About Depression-Era America

May 10, 2013

America 1933:The Great Depression, Lorena Hickok, Eleanor Roosevelt and the Shaping of the New Deal, is the story of Lorena Hickok’s exhaustive reporting in 1933-34 for Harry Hopkins at the Federal Emergency Relief Administration   More...
Concord Monitor

Senior Albert Chu is named a 2013 Presidential Scholar

May 6, 2013

141 students received the award, from more than 3,300 who qualified based on  “outstanding performance on the College Board SAT and ACT exams, and through nominations made by Chief State School Officers or the National YoungArts Foundation′s nationwide YoungArts™ competition.”   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Talk with Urban Farmer, Freelance Journalist Novella Carpenter

May 14, 2013   |  7 p.m.  |   Mayer Auditorium, Academy Building

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 7 p.m. in the Mayer Auditorium   More...

PEA Hosts 2013 Bennett Fellow Molly E. Bashaw Reading

May 07, 2013   |  7 p.m. |   Kaplanoff Periodicals Room, Academy Library

PEA Hosts 2013 Bennett Fellow Molly E. Bashaw Reading

PEA Is Green Ribbon School

April 30, 2013

PEA is among the 14 inaugural honorees of the District Sustainability Award and the 64 schools announced as 2013 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools   More...

Seniors Albert Chu, Brandon Kaplowitz and Ethan Payne Are Semifinalists for the Presidential Scholars Program

April 29, 2013

Program established in 1964 to honor "some of our nation′s most distinguished graduating high school seniors."   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Senior Named to Perform in Carnegie Hall’s First National Youth Orchestra

April 25, 2013

Lead bassoonist to attend musical residency in New York and international tour of musical capitals

The Exeter Bulletin, Spring 2013

April 24, 2013

Discover how Exonians are building community around diverse faiths. Learn about the effort and reward behind the performing arts at Exeter. Enjoy the tales of Mike Lynch ‘72, recently named Massachusetts Sportscaster of the Year for the 16th time, and more.   More...

PEA’s “Luminous Terrain: The Art of the White Mountains” Exhibit Inspires An Artist’s Talk and Earth Week Eco-Fashion Photography Show

April 22, 2013 - April 26, 2013 Lamont Art Gallery

Painter Erik Koeppel will discuss painting techniques Thursday, April 25, from 10:35-11:35 a.m. and again from 11:40 a.m.-12:50 p.m. in the Lamont Gallery.   More...

Phillips Exeter Hosts Talk with Harvard University Economist N. Gregory Mankiw

April 25, 2013   |  7-8:30 p.m. |   Assembly Hall

Former Bush Administration Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers to Speak on “The Fiscal Challenges Ahead” during Evening Event    More...

Dr. Peter Fagenholz ‘92 Talks about Caring for Victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings

April 16, 2013

′When this happens we just go to work.′   More...

See Video from the Winter Dance Concert

April 15, 2013

Pieces choreographed by students   More...
Exeter's Vimeo Channel

A Major League Surprise Visitor to Practice

April 15, 2013

Fuld thrills baseball team with surprise visit to practice   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Lamont Poet Frank Bidart

April 24, 2013   |  7:30 p.m. |   Assembly Hall


Chris Thurber, Academy Student Assistant Program Coordinator and Counselor, Co-Authors Report on Homesickness in University Students

April 9, 2013

The article discusses the many risk factors of homesickness for university students   More...

Albert Kim ′14 Wins Best Individual Paper in NH National History Day Competition

April 8, 2013

Kim now eligible to present at the National History Day event in Washington D.C. in June   More...
Union Leader

BV Ice Hockey: 2013 Season Roundup

April 8, 2013

Check out 2013 team season highlights   More...

BV Basketball: 2013 Season Roundup

April 8, 2013

Check out 2013 team season highlights   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Welcomes Author, Award-Winning Columnist for The New York Times, Nicholas D. Kristof

April 22, 2013   |  7 p.m. |   Assembly Hall

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner to lecture on “Reporting the Truths of the World”

GV Ice Hockey: 2013 Season Roundup

April 5, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Robbins Memorial Symposium on Youth Activism in the Middle East

April 07, 2013 - April 8, 2013 Phelps Academy Center Forum

This year′s theme is, "Everyday Heroes: Youth Activism in the Middle East"

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Spring Sustainability Film Series

April 12, 2013 - May 3, 2013   |  7 p.m.  |   Phelps Academy Center Forum

A valiant fight to save the Salmo salar and the earth′s future could be potentially saved by a clothesline   More...

Tilton Named NEPSAC Basketball Coach of the Year; Players Recognized

April 3, 2013

Tilton and players receive awards for 2013 NEPSAC season   More...

GV Swimming & Diving: 2013 Season Roundup

April 3, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

Dennehy’s long run at PEA winding down

April 1, 2013

“I could keep doing this,” says Dennehy who will retire after 42 years as coach and physical education teacher. “I just think it’s time for a younger person to have the same chance I had.”   More...

BV Wrestling: 2013 Season Roundup

March 26, 2013

Coaches sum up the past 2013 season   More...

PEA Sports Fans Celebrate Winter Tournament Success

March 26, 2013

Winter post-season play kicks off   More...

PEA Senior Uses Musical Talent to Connect With Brother

March 18, 2013

More than six years ago, PEA senior Chelsea Kim and her family discovered her violin playing as a way to teach her younger brother Daniel to learn how to communicate and show emotions.   More...
Wicked Local Wellesley Townsman

Alum Zorrilla ′06 Coxswain for Oxford in 2013 Boat Race

March 18, 2013

PEA alum named Oxford coxswain in 2013 race


Alum Bartelstein ′09 Plays Out Basketball Dream at Michigan

March 13, 2013

Bartelstein closes out an unlikely basketball career at Michigan.   More...

Boys Basketball Makes History

March 11, 2013

First place finish in Class A tournament was a team effort   More...

Violinist Chelsea Kim ′13 Performs on Radio′s ′From the Top′

March 8, 2013

Recipient of the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award, from ′From the Top"   More...
From the Top

Luminous Terrain: The Art of the White Mountains

March 25, 2013 - May 4, 2013 Event 

Opening March 25, the exhibit features more than 40 paintings of New Hampshire and the White Mountains’ landscapes from Hudson River School artists. Reception on March 29, 2013, 6:30-8 p.m.    More...

Boys Basketball Wins New England Championship

March 5, 2013

Strong season finishes with New England trophy for boys basketball   More...

Exeter Captures the Class A Crown in NEPSAC Basketball

March 4, 2013

Read about Exeter′s 58-47 win against Choate Rosemary Hall, and the story of the team′s success from ESPN Boston
ESPN Boston

Winter Dance Company Concert 2013 Showcases Student Choreography and Giselle

March 01, 2013 - March 2, 2013

A mixed-repertoire performance, showcasing original choreography by both students and guest choreographers. Giselle, Act II, staged by dance faculty, closes the program. Watch video selections.

Watch Exeter′s Win Against Milton in the Opening Tournament Game

February 27, 2013

BV hockey vs. Milton on Feb. 27, 2013   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Students Win Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

February 14, 2013

 Senior Marlow M. Mizer′s painting of lillies and irises was among a variety of prized portfolios.   More...

Phillips Hall Renovations Earn Excellence in Architecture Design Award

January 25, 2013

Instructional building′s latest improvements retain the original 1930′s look and feel of Phillips Hall while offering the benefits of a state-of-the-art mechanical system

The Exeter Bulletin, Winter 2013

January 25, 2013

See the new old face of Phillips Hall, hear from the craftsman making the next generation of Harkness tables, meet six alumnae entrepreneurs, learn about Exeter’s global initiatives and much more.    More...
Exeter Bulletin

English Instructor Matt Miller′s "Club Icarus" Published

January 23, 2013

"This book will appeal to sons and fathers, to parents and children, to those tired of poetry that makes no sense, to those who think lyric poetry is dead, to those who think the narrative poem is stale, to those who think that poetry has sealed itself off from the living world, and to those who appreciate the vernacular as the language of living and the act of living as something worth putting into language." [from the book jacket]   More...
University of North Texas Press

Close friends Rafferty, Robinson team up at Phillips Exeter

January 14, 2013

Local players and friends enjoy their PG season at PEA   More...

MLK Day 2013 - "Keeping the Dream Alive: Identity and Justice in the 21st Century"

January 17, 2013 - January 18, 2013

MLK Day Celebration hosts NYU Constitutional Law Professor Kenji Yoshino ′87, is this year′s MLK Day keynote speaker. This year′s theme: "Keeping the Dream Alive: Identity and Justice in the 21st Century."   More...

Pop Paradise

January 16, 2013 - March 2, 2013 EVENT 


Video Selections from the Annual Holiday Concert

December 21, 2012

This year′s annual Music Department Holiday Concert included over 250 students in 11 grand ensembles, performing at Exeter High School. The festive, family-friendly event was a timely opportunity for PEA and the local community to celebrate the new holiday season.   More...

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Gilbert Concert Series with Butch Thompson′s Big Three

November 13, 2012   |  7 - 8 p.m. |   Phillips Church

Veteran jazz musician, Butch Thompson is best known for his 12-year term as house pianist on National Public Radio’s “A Prairie Home Companion” with Garrison Keillor, with his trio as the show’s house band.

The Exeter Bulletin Fall 2012

October 24, 2012

Learn how Exonians are partnering with Stanford researchers (and a whole lot of fruit flies) to investigate diabetes treatments, read about a new summer fellowship program that helps Exonians pursue research projects, follow Harkness outreach to public schools, hear from Exonian Olympic athletes and much more.    More...
Exeter Bulletin Fall 2012

Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts Gilbert Concert Series with Carnegie Hall Preview, Performed by Baritone Andrew Garland and Renowned Collaborative Pianist Warren Jones

October 30, 2012   |  7 p.m. |   Phillips Church

Duo Previews New and Adventurous Program, “The Quest: Don Quixote and Other Wanderers   More...

Opening Assembly Starts Off Exeter′s 232nd Year

September 7, 2012

September 7, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.   More...

Ravi Jagadeesan ′14, Zhuo Qun (Alex) Song ′15 and David Yang ′13 Gain Gold Medals at International Mathematical Olympiad 2012

July 18, 2012

Song ranks 4th, Yang 9th, Jagadeesan 33rd for individual scores; USA team finishes 3rd   More...

PEA Goes Geothermal

June 27, 2012

Read how the Academy′s installation of 49 heating and cooling wells, buried 400 feet deep, will provide a savings on energy costs of 30 percent.    More...

Three Exeter Students Receive USAMO Awards

June 8, 2012

Ravi Jagadeesan ‘14, (Alex) Zhuo Qun Song ’15 and David Yang ’13 travel to Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program   More...
Mathematical Association of America