Sara Adler has been a fierce advocate and supporter of The Webb Schools for more than 20 years. She is an alumni parent of Joe ’96 and Caroline ’00, and spouse of Robert Adler. From 1996-2011, Robert Adler served on Board of Trustees—from 2004-2011 as chair. Sara has been a Professor of Italian at Scripps College in Claremont. She received her BA from Smith College, and her MA and PhD in Italian from Harvard University. “I am honored to have been asked to serve on the Board. I have a passion for education, and so does Webb.”
Sponsored by the Robert ’53 and MeiLi Hefner Foundation and offered here at Webb to two current students, The Hefner Initiative aims to foster a close and positive relationship between the people of China and the US. This extraordinary 12-day summer program includes travel this year to Beijing and Suzhou—allowing for living/learning opportunities with host students and families.
Shyam Arya '18 and Ellie Canty '18 have been accepted to present a poster at the National American Chemical Society conference in New Orleans in March 2019--an extremely rare honor for high school students.
It’s November 2nd and the College Guidance office is quiet this morning—nothing like the last few days when countless numbers of panicked seniors were popping in to get their essays looked at one last time before pressing “submit.”