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Apr 12, 2021

Webb Participates in NCGS Event

The National Coalition of Girls’ Schools (NCGS) in partnership with 11 Los Angeles-area girls’ schools, including The Webb Schools, is hosting a free virtual event for prospective families and community […]

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Apr 01, 2021

The Week at Webb – March 31, 2021

The Week at Webb presents a gallery from around campus showing our in-person learning, home-hosted games, as well as the virtual play from Fine Arts and more! All photos by […]

Mar 18, 2021

Junior Scholars Summer Program Returns in July 2021

The Webb Schools will offer its Junior Scholars Summer Program for middle school students July 9-18 and July 20-29, held as two, 10-day residential programs featuring four signature pathways in […]

John Choi

Mar 17, 2021

John Choi Named Director of Equity

The Webb Schools are strengthening our focus on diversity, equity and inclusion with the elevation of Coordinator of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion John Choi to the Senior Administration Team. As […]

Taylor Stockdale

Mar 12, 2021

Webb Schools Announce Head of School Transition Plan

The Webb Schools on March 11 announced Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale’s plans to retire in June 2023, transitioning to a role as Head Emeritus until 2027. Stockdale will have […]

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Mar 12, 2021

Welcome to New Students!

The Webb Schools sent out admission letters to new students this week, and we’re excited to announce the news. We’ve pulled together a video that captures a bit of what […]

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Mar 10, 2021

The Week at Webb – March 10, 2021

The Week at Webb presents a gallery from around campus showing our in-person learning and athletic conditioning. Please visit our Flickr page for the full gallery with captions. Thank you […]

Mar 02, 2021

VIDEO: Unwind with Webb featuring Drew Hersch ’19

Drew Hersch is a 19-year-old alternative artist based in Boulder, Colorado. His musical influences include Billie Eilish, Rex Orange County and Lana Del Rey. As part of our Unwind with […]

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Feb 27, 2021

The Week at Webb – Feb. 28, 2021

After a long hiatus, The Week at Webb returns with a look at the Webb community as photographed and captioned by Scott Nichols. Please view the gallery by visiting Webb’s […]

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Feb 24, 2021

Webb Takes Part in Diversity Recruiting Fair

Nearly 250 job candidates registered for the third annual Southern California Diversity Recruiting Fair held Feb. 20, a virtual event hosted by a partnership of area institutions that includes The […]

Gabe Santos Grosvenor Teaching Fellow Alf Museum

Feb 12, 2021

Alf Museum Paleontologist Named to National Geographic Fellowship

Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology Outreach Coordinator Gabriel-Philip Santos was named a 2021 Grosvenor Teacher Fellow by National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions on Feb. 9 for his work as […]

WSC and VWS Coaches of the Year Award

Feb 11, 2021

The Webb Schools Announce Coaches of the Year

During Webb’s virtual Parents Day this past week, Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale, Assistant Head of Schools Theresa Smith, and Athletic Director Steve Wishek announced the 2019-2020 Webb School of […]

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Feb 11, 2021

2021 Perry Award Winners

For over 95 years, The Webb Schools have remained steadfast to the standards of distinguished academic and athletic achievement complemented by a dedication to principles of unwavering ethical behavior and […]

Feb 03, 2021

The Webb Schools Huddle Up Network

Webb’s Football Coach Amahl Thomas invites alumni who participated in the football program to join The Webb Schools’ Huddle Up Network.  “This is an exciting new program to bring together current Webb football […]

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Jan 29, 2021

Add Webb to Your Zoom Background

After dozens of requests from Webb students, alumni, and other community members, we’re excited to offer a series of custom sized photographs for use as a virtual background on Zoom […]

Jan 25, 2021

22 & a Half Minutes with Nadia Del Grande ’02

When you fly, have you ever considered how much time and preparation goes into your airplane seat? Nadia (Gomez) Del Grande ’02 leads a team of engineers that integrates and […]

Jan 24, 2021

Mark Torres, PhD ’06 Named 2021 F.W. Clarke Medalist

Dr. Mark Torres ’06, an assistant professor at Rice University, will receive the prestigious 2021 F.W. Clarke Award in July. The Clarke Award recognizes an early-career scientist for a single […]

Jan 24, 2021

Meet Dr. Connie Cheng ’05

Dr. Connie Cheng ’05 is one of two founding physicians at UCLA’s new Pasadena branch, where her daily activities range from delivering babies to providing abortion care to operating in […]

Jan 24, 2021

Ariel Fan ’10, Founder of GreenWealth Energy Partners

In a recent issue of Capitol Weekly, a publication covering California government and politics, Ariel Fan ’10 wrote about the passage of AB 841, a bill that directs state energy […]

Jan 24, 2021

On The Move with Kevin Groh ’09

Right now, Kevin Groh ’09 isn’t quite sure what his next move will be. He just finished working on the successful Biden for President campaign and is looking at possible […]

Jan 24, 2021

Valerie Cook ’09, Law Student & Filmmaker

Valerie Cook ’09 graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA in critical studies and is currently earning a law degree at American University, Washington College of Law, […]

Jan 21, 2021

Life at Webb with Will Allan ’94

Life at Webb revolves around its students and the faculty and staff that make the schools feel like home. As an alumnus and beloved history teacher, Will Allan ’94 is […]

Jan 14, 2021

Alumni serve on Medical Advisory Board

Thank you to the volunteers on the Medical Advisory Board who have been working for many months to help the Webb community during this challenging time. The Medical Advisory Board is a […]

Dr. Farke and Dr. Lofgren

Jan 08, 2021

Alf Museum Director Transitions to Emeritus & New Director Appointed

After nearly 30 years with Webb, Don Lofgren, Ph.D., director of the Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology will leave his position and transition to director emeritus on July 1, […]

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Dec 18, 2020

Class of 2021 Early College Admission

Members of the Class of 2021 are to be congratulated for their amazing early admission results, which have earned them spots at some of the best colleges and universities across […]

Dec 15, 2020

Q&A with John Choi ’97: Challenges for 2020

Small business owners like John Choi ’97, owner of Seoul Garden Restaurant in Los Angeles, are getting creative and doing what they can to meet the continuing challenges that the […]

Nov 30, 2020

Q&A with Cameron Lutz ’11, Strategic Partnerships Manager, Music, Facebook & Instagram

There is no doubt that the music industry has been transforming rapidly over the last few years. Long before the extra complications caused by the coronavirus pandemic (cancellation of concerts, […]

Nov 12, 2020

VIDEO: Moments of Time: Snails, Whales, and Rodents with Jared Heuck

What do fossil snails, whales, and rodents all have in common? Toothed baleen whales went extinct 23 million years ago; was the coast of Southern California a refuge for these […]

Nov 05, 2020

VIDEO: VWS Alumnae Panel on Health & Wellness

Hear from Vivian Webb School alumnae as they share advice on personal wellness, women’s health issues and good habits during quarantine. The panel, led by Director of Parent Relations & […]

Oct 12, 2020

VIDEO: Moments of Time with Gabe Santos

A fossil is worth a 1,000 stories! Some paleontologists, they dedicate their careers to finding those stories, while others, they choose to tell them. That’s what Gabriel Santos has chosen […]

Sep 30, 2020

Two New Members to Board of Trustees

We are proud to announce and celebrate the addition of two new members to the Board of Trustees. First, Webb welcomes alumnus Lance Williams ’97 to the board. Lance has […]

Sep 30, 2020

Webb’s Commitment to Anti-Racism

This summer, in a series of letters and social media posts, Webb’s leadership responded to the call for support of and solidarity with its Black students, parents, faculty and alumni—and […]

Sep 29, 2020

New Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Coordinator Named

Science faculty and Webb parent ‘22, ‘24 John Choi has been appointed to the new position of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Coordinator at The Webb Schools. Mr. Choi will continue to teach his science courses, as well […]

Sep 24, 2020

Meet Artist Michael Moore ’60

Michael Moore is a nomadic artist, writer, and photographer who finds inspiration in the rugged, often desolate landscapes of the west. “When I was growing up in La Canada, I roamed the dusty […]

Sep 14, 2020

VIDEO: Moments of Time with Dr. Don Lofgren

Sixty million years ago, the northern Mojave Desert was a tropical coastal environment populated by turtles, crocodiles and archaic mammals resembling squirrel-like primates. This evidence was entombed in the fossil-poor […]

Sep 08, 2020

Three Elected to Alf Museum Board of Trustees

We are proud to announce and celebrate the addition of three new members to the Alf Museum Board of Trustees: Jeff Cripe ’08, Elizabeth Smith ’92, and Jenny Kong P […]

Sep 04, 2020

VIDEO: Unwind with Webb featuring Ben Davis ’11

Guitarist and songwriter Ben Davis ’11 kicked off our new virtual concert series Unwind with Webb on August 28 with hosts Kathy Fredrich ’02 from the Alumni Council and Laura […]

Aug 19, 2020

VIDEO: Moments of Time with Dr. Andy Farke

Dr. Andy Farke, a horned dinosaur expert and the Augustyn Family Curator and Director of Research & Collections at the Alf Museum, was the featured speaker for the Moments of […]

Jul 30, 2020

PODCAST: Medieval Scholar Mary Flannery ’98 on the BBC

Medievalist and writer Mary Flannery ’98, PhD was recently on the BBC podcast The Forum discussing 14th century poet Geoffrey Chaucer: “One of the reasons Chaucer’s been called the father […]

Jul 23, 2020

Kane Willis ’11 Named New Upper School Dean at Poly Prep

Kane Willis ’11 is the new Upper School Dean at Poly Prep Country Day, an independent school in Brooklyn, New York. Founded in 1854, Poly Prep has over 1,100 students, […]

Jul 22, 2020

Meet Ragni Agarwal ’99

“Art has always been a big part of my life.” Ragni Agarwal ’99 is a graphic designer and illustrator who shares her passion for mental health and body positivity through […]

Jul 17, 2020

Ratan ’77 Inducted into Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars

Dr. Raj Ratan ’77 has been inducted into the Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars, which honors individuals who have achieved professional or scholarly distinction in their chosen field. It is […]

Jul 07, 2020

Class of 2020 — College Choices

We are pleased to remember the members of the Class of 2020, that even during these very difficult circumstances, were offered admission into some of the finest colleges and universities across the country and around the world!

Jul 02, 2020

2020-21 Alumni Council Members

The Alumni Council is pleased to welcome four new members for the 2020-21 year. Ariel Fan ’10, Jennifer Ishiguro ’91 and Nihar Shah ’04 are new Members-at-Large and Henry Xu […]

Jun 26, 2020

Rob Tsuyuki ’85 of INKnBURN

Robot. Peace. Dragon. Sakura. These are just some of the unique mask designs by Rob Tsuyuki ’85s company, INKnBURN! Since March, INKnBURN has been producing 3-layer masks with new styles available each […]

May 11, 2020

VIDEO: Webb Together Online with Zamia Cohen ’95

Zamia Cohen ’95 of Good Human Fitness shared some healthy living tips on our Instagram Live event. She is the founder and CEO of Good Human Fitness. Since sheltering in […]

Apr 30, 2020

VIDEO: Webb Together Online with John Scalzi ’87

John Scalzi ’87s new release The Last Emperox appeared on the New York Times bestselling list in April 2020. He was a guest speaker on our online series Webb Together Online to […]

Apr 23, 2020

VIDEO: Webb Together Online with Yosh Han ’89

Meditation and mindfulness are easy and useful ways to create space for yourself and bring attention and awareness to the present moment. Yosh Han is a Reiker healer and a […]

Jun 24, 2019

22-1/2 Minutes with Blake Johnson ’95

Talking to entrepreneur Blake Johnson about The Webb Schools makes for an easy interview because his answer to almost any question about Webb’s impact on his personal life, his business […]

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