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2019 Parents Weekend Recap

A tremendous thank you to the parents and family members who attended Parents Weekend on October 4 and 5. The faculty and staff enjoyed having more than 300 parents on campus for classroom visits, athletic and art events, experiencing our beautiful campus and socializing with other Webb parents.
 
Highlights from Parents Weekend began on Thursday night with a welcome reception for over 90 parents hosted by the Affiliates Board at the home of Melissa and Jon Becker P ’20. Friday activities kicked off with breakfast and lunch in Price Dining Hall, classroom visits and information sessions on financial aid and the spring/summer travel opportunities. Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale also announced the school’s new Centennial Strategic Plan and plans for the upcoming Centennial celebration. On Friday evening, parents and faculty gathered for the annual Affiliates Benefit, Webb Block Party: We’re better when we’re together! on Chandler field. This fun-filled evening featured a live band and delicious food from the Corner Butcher Shop (owned by Webb alumni parent John Fuelling P ’11, ’15, ’17), I Like Pie (owned by Webb parent Annika Corbin P ’19, ’20), and other local restaurants.
 
On Saturday, parents had breakfast with advisors and teachers on Chandler field, followed by a parent education session on the topic of Positive Youth Development presented by Jim Conway from the Search Institute. Conway, a veteran trainer and speaker with 25 years of experience working with educational and community-based organizations, spoke about his work and research on creating safe, respectful, and positive environments for adolescents. 


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Alumni News

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    Remembering Notable Paleontologist S. David Webb '53

    S. David Webb '53, PhD, a member of The Webb Schools' founding family, passed away on September 12, 2019. Webb was a Distinguished Research Curator Emeritus of Vertebrate Paleontology at the Florida Museum of Natural History and a Distinguished Research Professor of Zoology and Geology at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He was also a past President of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.  In 2010 Webb was the keynote speaker at the Alf Museum's annual Peccary Society Dinner. Please read more about Webb's long and storied life and career in the remembrance offered by the Florida Museum
     
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  • 2019 Alumni Award Recipients

    One of the best ways to fully appreciate a Webb education is to look at the lives and achievements of our alumni. Each year, we honor a group of alumni for their accomplishments since graduation and pay tribute to their continued commitment to the mission and success of Webb. These awards recognize distinguished graduates who reflect the character and leadership qualities developed at Webb.
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    "Are you a feminist?"

    In her TEDx talk at TEDxASUWest, Natasha Behl '00 begins with a simple question: "Are you a feminist?"
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  • Many Thanks for Your Support!

    Thank you to the 1,500 alumni, parents, past parents, grandparents and friends who enabled Webb to end the 2018-19 Webb Fund year successfully on June 30. Your generosity helped The Webb Fund to raise over $1.9 million, plus additional support for endowment and capital improvements, bringing total gifts to $7.9 million, including 13 new estate gifts, which has become an ever-increasing and important part of our advancement program. Over 799 alumni, spanning nine decades, participated with gifts received from nearly every class between 1937 and 2018. Thank you for your contributions!
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  • 2019 Affiliates Benefit Recap

    The Affiliates celebrated their annual benefit themed Webb Block Party: We’re better when we’re together! on Friday, October 4 on The Webb Schools campus. Over 270 parents, family and friends from around the world enjoyed an evening of entertainment, good food and amazing auction items.
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  • 2019 Parents Weekend Recap

    A tremendous thank you to the parents and family members who attended Parents Weekend on October 4 and 5. The faculty and staff enjoyed having more than 300 parents on campus for classroom visits, athletic and art events, experiencing our beautiful campus and socializing with other Webb parents.
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  • Faculty and Staff Awards

    The following faculty and staff were honored during Parents Weekend with Coach of the Year awards, Joann Robinson Staff Distinguished Service Award and the Les and Barbara Perry Awards.
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