Sporting Alumni

11/15/12 Long Ding ’08 — Ding flirted with a professional football career this past spring when he was invited to the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars mini-camp. A placekicker, Ding wrapped a stellar two-year career at Norwich University after two standout years at Dean College. In his senior year, the native of Qing Dao, China, led his [...]

Ross Wade ’04: Penning a Stage Success

11/15/2012 Only eight years removed from his time at New Hampton School, Ross Wade ’04 is not only writing successful plays, but he’s also raising the consciousness about serious issues with audiences everywhere. His latest play, Scheme of the Super Bullies, won the 2011 Jackie White Memorial Play Writing Contest and was showcased at the [...]

Brewing Change: Behind the Bean at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

11/15/12 Rick Peyser ’68 and Bill Mares Wind Ridge Publishing, 138 pages $19.95 One of the most poignant moments of longtime Green Mountain Coffee Roasters employee Rick Peyser’s Brewing Change: Behind the Bean at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters arrives with some questions. Never a sales guy purely focused on the bottom line, Peyser  asked himself [...]

High-Tech Huskies

11/15/2012 As the market for jobs and professional opportunities shifts toward the technology industry, educational institutions like New Hampton School are placing increasing attention on their curriculum in the stem (science, math, and engineering) disciplines. Four New Hampton alumni, including two recent college graduates, have discovered their passions in the industry. In this feature, we [...]

The College Conundrum

11/15/2012 There are few certainties these days in the world of college admission. But one is increased applications, making the college process an experience something to which most parents and grandparents cannot relate. By Derek Krein, New Hampton School Director of College Counseling The words seem to be on a repeating repeating loop: “This is [...]

Taking the Lead

11/15/2012 SIX FORMER NEW HAMPTON BASKETBALL PLAYERS HAVE TAKEN THE ROAD TO THE TOP BY WILL McCULLOCH Snow falls on a parking lot flooded with cars. The sound of sneakers squeaking on the floor of the Frederick Smith Gymnasium adds a different soundtrack to an otherwise tranquil evening. In the wintertime at New Hampton School [...]

Fall 2012 Class Notes

The Class Notes below reflect information received through July 23, 2012. Please send news and/or high-resolution photos of yourself or other alumni to include in these pages to Hamptonia Class Notes, Alumni Office, New Hampton School, 70 Main Street, New Hampton, NH 03256 or e-mail alumni@newhampton.org. Thank you. 1940 – 1949 1950 – 1959 1960 [...]