News in Brief

No speaker will come for graduation. School provides free water and Nalgenes in green effort. Three debators move on to state.

Long Estate Donates $2M to Endowment

Nancy Long, the former assistant to Head of School Barbara Wagner, recently donated two million dollars to the school in her will. The money will go to the endowment portion of the Leadership in Learning Campaign, where it will be used to support the teaching fund and financial aid.

Julia Excels at Ryman

As numerous student artists win recognition in the prestigious Spotlight and Art Center awards, sophomore Julia continues to benefit from the honor she won a year ago: a fully paid admission to the highly competitive Ryman Arts Program at the USC Roski School of Fine Arts.

Ashtynn Sets Long Jump Record

Ashtynn ’09 jumped a personal and school record of 19 feet 6 inches in long jump at the Culver City invitational on March 21, breaking her previous record of 19 feet.