August 14, 2020
Allen-Stevenson News
Upper School Closing Exercises with Featured Speaker Chris Weitz '84

Our Upper School Closing Exercises took place virtually on June 12, and we were delighted to welcome film director, screenwriter, and producer Chris Weitz '84 as our featured speaker. He spoke about the values that he was taught during his time at Allen-Stevenson and how they have impacted who he is today.

Congratulations to our 8th grade graduates, and many thanks to our esteemed alumnus Chris Weitz for lending us his time and wisdom.
Click the video above to watch Chris Weitz's message to our graduates.
Alumni Induction Ceremony

Last month Allen-Stevenson 8th grade boys gathered virtually in front of their family members and teachers for the Alumni Induction and Pinning Ceremony, hosted by Alumni Council President Alex Klaris '06.

Alumni Liaison David Kersey h'98 kicked off the Ceremony, followed by alumnus and father, Peter Cohen '81, who spoke to the boys about the importance of his relationships with his classmates through the years.
Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

We want to wish the Class of 2017 a big congratulations on their recent graduation from High School. The Allen-Stevenson community is so proud of all you have accomplished.

So far, we have heard that they are heading off to American University, Georgetown University, New York University, Princeton, University of Pennsylvania, Yale and Williams College, while others are taking gap years to pursue different passions. Please join us in congratulating them on all of their accomplishments!
Alumni Updates
Freddy Gonzalez '01 was featured on KNKX, Seattle's local NPR station in June. He was interviewed about teaching his students the history of protest music. To check out the full interview, click here.

Obituaries
We regret to say Manton Metcalf, III '38, Samuel Stephenson '51 and former Allen-Stevenson Faculty member Tony Hayden passed away. Read their obituaries here, here and here.
We want to hear from you!

Started a new venture, published a book, featured on LinkedIn by your company, welcomed a new family member, or got cool new internship?

No news is too small – and photos are welcomed! 

Send your updates and photos to alumni@allen-stevenson.org