1. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/26/2019
  2. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/19/2019
  3. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/12/2019
  4. Nurse’s Office Update
  5. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/3/2019
  6. Eileen Feikens Appointed Dean of College Counseling
  7. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 6/28/2019
  8. Rock Out the Summer
  9. Second Grade Garden Store
  10. Village Project Construction Update – June 2019
  11. Summer Connections Countdown
  12. Discoveries & Adventures Open Doors to New Worlds
  13. Summer “Immersives” Provide Deep Dive Learning
  14. D-E 360° View: Summer Notes Edition
  15. Missing Health Forms?!
  16. An Alumni Profile: Aaron Dworkin ’93 
  17. Embracing Diversity
  18. Alumni Challenge: THANK YOU
  19. Class of 2018 “Gifts” New Patio
  20. Motherhood My Way: Becoming a Single Mother By Choice
  21. The Waiting Game: Finding Purpose in the Midst of Your Storms
  22. Cracked Open
  23. The Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library
  24. “Feeling the Vibes”
  25. Seasonal Scenes
  26. Dwight-Englewood Honors
  27. League, County, & State Honors
  28. Winter Sports Highlights
  29. Faculty Endeavors
  30. LIVE at D-E
  31. David & Lisa Fall Play
  32. Swartley Series Showcases Alumni and Visiting Artists
  33. Appreciating the Arts
  34. String Society 2018
  35. STEM Institute 2018
  36. “LEARNING BOLDLY” with D-E 360° Summer Connections
  37. Legacy Families 2018-2019
  38. A Glorious Evening at Gloria Crest
  39. Bulldog Classic 2018 Highlights
  40. Reunion 2018
  41. ALEXANDRA PAPPAS ’20
  42. Isabelle Pappas ’20
  43. Caroline Lee ’20
  44. Kenneth Yan ’19
  45. Lilly Trentacosta ’23
  46. Cameron Janssens ’19
  47. Riley Levine ’20
  48. Adia Guthrie ’21
  49. Allison “Ally” Raphael ’21
  50. Madison Gagnon ’19
  51. Linda Chen ’19
  52. Ryan Rodgers ’19
  53. Jordan McKoy ’19
  54. About the Village Project
  55. Middle School Construction: September 2018 – March 2019
  56. The Village Project: Middle School Building Construction Update (Beam Signing and Installation 4/12/2019)
  57. BREAKING GROUND FOR THE NEW MIDDLE SCHOOL: PROGRESS TOWARD THE VISION OF THE VILLAGE PROJECT
  58. A Message from “Dr. D.”
  59. Join Us in July! Moulin Rouge on Broadway
  60. 2019-20 Volunteer Opportunities: Sign-Up Today!
  61. Exam and End-of-Year Schedule
  62. From Joe Algrant, US Principal
  63. “Resetting Your Parenting Patterns: a Workshop to Help Re-Build Healthy Parent/Child Relationships”
  64. Message from Jonathan Davis, MS Principal
  65. Change in the College Office
  66. Orientation to the Sixth Grade
  67. SAVE THE DATE FOR THE BULLDOG BASH!
  68. MLK Day: Food Drive (Still!) Underway
  69. “Tech Dependence: Turned On / Tuned Out” Feb. 21 Parent Ed. Evening Event with John Kriger
  70. Winter 2019 (date TBD): PA welcomes John Kriger, best-selling author, “Tuned On and Tuned Out”
  71. “PEP” Evening Event on Resilience/Self-Reliance
  72. Timothy Shoemaker, Substance Abuse Educator: Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019
  73. Deborah Roffman Workshop Follow-Ups
  74. Commencement 2018
  75. Spirit Week 2017
  76. Jamming in the City
  77. Fifth Graders Explore “The Best Part of Me”
  78. Students Attend National Diversity Conference
  79. Lower Schoolers Explore the Story of the Hudson River and Their Role as Earth’s Stewards
  80. Middle School Explores “Humans of D-E”
  81. Grade 9 “Identity” Seminar
  82. D-E Marks MLK Day 2018
  83. Upper School Fall Teams Summary
  84. Middle School Fall Teams Summary
  85. Early Winter Athletics Team Standouts
  86. D-E Green/Sustainability Programs
  87. Chess Masters at Play with D-E 360° ACE (Aftercare & Enrichment)
  88. String Society Welcomes Project Trio to Summer 2018 Program
  89. Arts Highlights Winter 2017
  90. Swartley Gallery Welcomes Artists Springer, Stein, and D-E Alumna Giancarlo ’10
  91. Romeo and Juliet: A Shakespeare Classic Set in Hajjar STEM Center
  92. Artistic Faculty Endeavors
  93. Myrna B. Sherman Gym Dedication
  94. ESB ’65
  95. Alumni and Community Happenings
  96. The Mapmaker’s Daughter
  97. Big Impact: Insights & Stories from America’s Non-Profit Leaders
  98. Danger Signs! Contraindications and Proper Applications of Spinal Manipulation
  99. Experiences of Women of Color in an Elite US Public School
  100. African American History Day by Day: A Reference Guide to Events
  101. African American-Latino Relations in the 21st Century
  102. Night Vision
  103. War Against War: The American Fight for Peace, 1914-1918
  104. The Empire’s Ghost: A Novel
  105. Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Opinions of the United States Supreme Court
  106. Namaste Mumbai
  107. A Concise Guide to Mastering the Medical School Interview
  108. Appetites: A Cookbook
  109. JFK and the Reagan Revolution: A Secret History of American Prosperity
  110. Neuroradiology: The Requisites, 4th Edition
  111. Class
  112. The Happy Cook: 125 Recipes for Eating Every Day Like It’s the Weekend
  113. Round Trip (Music CD)
  114. Diamonds in the Dirt (Music CD)
  115. Sunday Bolero (Music CD)
  116. Local Glories: Opera Houses on Main Street, Where Art and Community Meet
  117. Leave this Song Behind: Teen Poetry at its Best
  118. Drop the Act, It’s Exhausting!
  119. Black Rainbow
  120. The Short Side of Paradise – A Memoir
  121. Blood in the Lake
  122. Live from Crush Palace (Music CD)
  123. Blood in the Cane Field
  124. Star of David
  125. Family (Music CD)
  126. Ozone Journal
  127. Vise and Shadow: Essays on the Lyric Imagination, Poetry, Art and Culture
  128. The Brooklyn Cowgirl Rides Again (Music CD)
  129. Dwight-Englewood School: Celebrating Our Story
  130. Freeing the Light Within: A Guide to Radiance Practice
  131. Relish: An Adventure in Food Style, and Everyday Fun
  132. There Was a Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me
  133. Crush Songs
  134. Push Dick’s Button: A Conversation on Skating from a Good Part of the Last Century–and a Little Tomfoolery
  135. I Love Those Earrings: A Popular History from Ancient to Modern
  136. Put It In Perspective: A Teen’s Guide to Sanity
  137. Bookends: Stories Of Love, Loss, And Renewal
  138. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking
Friday, August 23, 2019
  1. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/26/2019
  2. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/19/2019
  3. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/12/2019
  4. Nurse’s Office Update
  5. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 7/3/2019
  6. Eileen Feikens Appointed Dean of College Counseling
  7. D-E 360° View – Summer Notes Edition 6/28/2019
  8. Rock Out the Summer
  9. Second Grade Garden Store
  10. Village Project Construction Update – June 2019
  11. Summer Connections Countdown
  12. Discoveries & Adventures Open Doors to New Worlds
  13. Summer “Immersives” Provide Deep Dive Learning
  14. D-E 360° View: Summer Notes Edition
  15. Missing Health Forms?!
  16. An Alumni Profile: Aaron Dworkin ’93 
  17. Embracing Diversity
  18. Alumni Challenge: THANK YOU
  19. Class of 2018 “Gifts” New Patio
  20. Motherhood My Way: Becoming a Single Mother By Choice
  21. The Waiting Game: Finding Purpose in the Midst of Your Storms
  22. Cracked Open
  23. The Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library
  24. “Feeling the Vibes”
  25. Seasonal Scenes
  26. Dwight-Englewood Honors
  27. League, County, & State Honors
  28. Winter Sports Highlights
  29. Faculty Endeavors
  30. LIVE at D-E
  31. David & Lisa Fall Play
  32. Swartley Series Showcases Alumni and Visiting Artists
  33. Appreciating the Arts
  34. String Society 2018
  35. STEM Institute 2018
  36. “LEARNING BOLDLY” with D-E 360° Summer Connections
  37. Legacy Families 2018-2019
  38. A Glorious Evening at Gloria Crest
  39. Bulldog Classic 2018 Highlights
  40. Reunion 2018
  41. ALEXANDRA PAPPAS ’20
  42. Isabelle Pappas ’20
  43. Caroline Lee ’20
  44. Kenneth Yan ’19
  45. Lilly Trentacosta ’23
  46. Cameron Janssens ’19
  47. Riley Levine ’20
  48. Adia Guthrie ’21
  49. Allison “Ally” Raphael ’21
  50. Madison Gagnon ’19
  51. Linda Chen ’19
  52. Ryan Rodgers ’19
  53. Jordan McKoy ’19
  54. About the Village Project
  55. Middle School Construction: September 2018 – March 2019
  56. The Village Project: Middle School Building Construction Update (Beam Signing and Installation 4/12/2019)
  57. BREAKING GROUND FOR THE NEW MIDDLE SCHOOL: PROGRESS TOWARD THE VISION OF THE VILLAGE PROJECT
  58. A Message from “Dr. D.”
  59. Join Us in July! Moulin Rouge on Broadway
  60. 2019-20 Volunteer Opportunities: Sign-Up Today!
  61. Exam and End-of-Year Schedule
  62. From Joe Algrant, US Principal
  63. “Resetting Your Parenting Patterns: a Workshop to Help Re-Build Healthy Parent/Child Relationships”
  64. Message from Jonathan Davis, MS Principal
  65. Change in the College Office
  66. Orientation to the Sixth Grade
  67. SAVE THE DATE FOR THE BULLDOG BASH!
  68. MLK Day: Food Drive (Still!) Underway
  69. “Tech Dependence: Turned On / Tuned Out” Feb. 21 Parent Ed. Evening Event with John Kriger
  70. Winter 2019 (date TBD): PA welcomes John Kriger, best-selling author, “Tuned On and Tuned Out”
  71. “PEP” Evening Event on Resilience/Self-Reliance
  72. Timothy Shoemaker, Substance Abuse Educator: Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019
  73. Deborah Roffman Workshop Follow-Ups
  74. Commencement 2018
  75. Spirit Week 2017
  76. Jamming in the City
  77. Fifth Graders Explore “The Best Part of Me”
  78. Students Attend National Diversity Conference
  79. Lower Schoolers Explore the Story of the Hudson River and Their Role as Earth’s Stewards
  80. Middle School Explores “Humans of D-E”
  81. Grade 9 “Identity” Seminar
  82. D-E Marks MLK Day 2018
  83. Upper School Fall Teams Summary
  84. Middle School Fall Teams Summary
  85. Early Winter Athletics Team Standouts
  86. D-E Green/Sustainability Programs
  87. Chess Masters at Play with D-E 360° ACE (Aftercare & Enrichment)
  88. String Society Welcomes Project Trio to Summer 2018 Program
  89. Arts Highlights Winter 2017
  90. Swartley Gallery Welcomes Artists Springer, Stein, and D-E Alumna Giancarlo ’10
  91. Romeo and Juliet: A Shakespeare Classic Set in Hajjar STEM Center
  92. Artistic Faculty Endeavors
  93. Myrna B. Sherman Gym Dedication
  94. ESB ’65
  95. Alumni and Community Happenings
  96. The Mapmaker’s Daughter
  97. Big Impact: Insights & Stories from America’s Non-Profit Leaders
  98. Danger Signs! Contraindications and Proper Applications of Spinal Manipulation
  99. Experiences of Women of Color in an Elite US Public School
  100. African American History Day by Day: A Reference Guide to Events
  101. African American-Latino Relations in the 21st Century
  102. Night Vision
  103. War Against War: The American Fight for Peace, 1914-1918
  104. The Empire’s Ghost: A Novel
  105. Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Opinions of the United States Supreme Court
  106. Namaste Mumbai
  107. A Concise Guide to Mastering the Medical School Interview
  108. Appetites: A Cookbook
  109. JFK and the Reagan Revolution: A Secret History of American Prosperity
  110. Neuroradiology: The Requisites, 4th Edition
  111. Class
  112. The Happy Cook: 125 Recipes for Eating Every Day Like It’s the Weekend
  113. Round Trip (Music CD)
  114. Diamonds in the Dirt (Music CD)
  115. Sunday Bolero (Music CD)
  116. Local Glories: Opera Houses on Main Street, Where Art and Community Meet
  117. Leave this Song Behind: Teen Poetry at its Best
  118. Drop the Act, It’s Exhausting!
  119. Black Rainbow
  120. The Short Side of Paradise – A Memoir
  121. Blood in the Lake
  122. Live from Crush Palace (Music CD)
  123. Blood in the Cane Field
  124. Star of David
  125. Family (Music CD)
  126. Ozone Journal
  127. Vise and Shadow: Essays on the Lyric Imagination, Poetry, Art and Culture
  128. The Brooklyn Cowgirl Rides Again (Music CD)
  129. Dwight-Englewood School: Celebrating Our Story
  130. Freeing the Light Within: A Guide to Radiance Practice
  131. Relish: An Adventure in Food Style, and Everyday Fun
  132. There Was a Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me
  133. Crush Songs
  134. Push Dick’s Button: A Conversation on Skating from a Good Part of the Last Century–and a Little Tomfoolery
  135. I Love Those Earrings: A Popular History from Ancient to Modern
  136. Put It In Perspective: A Teen’s Guide to Sanity
  137. Bookends: Stories Of Love, Loss, And Renewal
  138. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking
Reunion 2018

lumni from the Dwight School, the Englewood School for Boys (ESB), and Dwight-Englewood School gathered for Reunion 2018, to celebrate milestone reunion years and to honor select alumni. The evening of Friday, June 1, kicked off numerous special events on the D-E School campus and around the metro area. Dwight School and ESB alumni from the Classes of 1968 enjoyed a 50th Reunion Dinner hosted by Head of School Dr. De Jarnett in the Hajjar STEM Center.

On Saturday, June 2, alumni from the Classes of 1978, 1983, and 1988 gathered together with Head of School Dr. De Jarnett and Alumni Director Maria Sanchez Gardner ’78 in the lobby of the Modell’s Sports Complex to dedicate a new interactive display featuring all prior inductees of the Bulldog Hall of Fame.

The 2018 D-E Distinguished Alumni Award was presented to Aaron Dworkin ’93 and Isaac-Davy Aaronson ’98. The Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 1997 to pay special tribute to alumni of the Dwight School, the Englewood School for Boys (ESB), and D-E. The award is presented for exemplary professional and/or volunteer accomplishments. It honors alumni whose achievements deserve special recognition by the school and by fellow graduates.

As president of the National Network of After-School All-Stars (ASAS), Aaron Dworkin works to ensure program quality, collaboration, growth and sustainability amongst the ASAS chapters currently serving nearly 75,000 low-income students in 400 Title I schools in 19 major markets across the US from Harlem to Honolulu. Aaron also leads ASAS government advocacy work and the national program department which offers chapters support with partnerships and evaluation. They provide these national initiatives: We Are Ready middle to high school transition; CEO career exploration; Sports as a Hook health and fitness; and Life Service Action. Aaron previously served as the first-ever ASAS National Program Director and is a frequent contributor to Youth Today and presenter at education conferences.

Aaron founded and directed Hoops & Leaders, a leadership training and mentoring program for low-income youth in New York City. Aaron has also worked as Director of Strategic Development for the nonprofit Coro New York Leadership Center and in the private sector as a public finance analyst for Moody’s Investors Service. Aaron is a graduate of Tufts University, a former Coro Fellow in Public Affairs and holds master’s degrees in education and public administration from Harvard University and Columbia University, respectively.

Isaac-Davy Aaronson ’98 has been Segment Producer for The Rachel Maddow Showon MSNBC since 2014, and during that time he has won two News & Documentary Emmy® Awards for Outstanding News Discussion & Analysis (“An American Disaster: The Crisis in Flint”); and Outstanding Live Interview: (“One-on-One with Kellyanne Conway”). Following his graduation from D-E Isaac-Davy received his BA in English and his MFA, both from Columbia University. His prior experience also includes working as a producer, reporter, and host for North Carolina Public Radio New York Public Radio – WNYC. 

Alumni were also inducted into the 2018 Hall of Fame, which was established in 1996 to honor those individuals who have achieved a high level of success during their careers as student athletes and coaches, or through significant contributions to the school’s athletic program. Its purpose is to perpetuate the memory of those who have brought distinction and excellence to the Dwight School, the Englewood School for Boys, and the Dwight-Englewood School. Remarks were made on behalf of Hall of Fame inductees Alison Désir ’03, Coach Karel “Charlie” Lender (posthumously honored), and the 1987 and 1988 D-E Field Hockey Teams. For more on these Hall of Fame inductees, please see pages 26-27.

Celebrating Major Milestones! Alumnae from the Dwight Class of 1963 recognized their 55th reunion—just one of several classes that returned to the School for a major milestone gathering. Pictured here in the top row (left to right) are: Susan Robertson D ’63, Virginia Pfizenmaier Snyder D ’63, and Dimitra Milanos Gebhard D ’63. In the bottom row (from left to right) are: Jean “JJ “Mueller Sinton D ’63, Paula Frisby Refo D ’63, Eliza “Betsey” Taft Colby D ’63, and Betsy Blackman Wahmann D ’63.
Joseph Stetson ’93 (left) provided an introduction and congratulatory remarks for his classmate and friend, Distinguished Alumni Awardee Aaron Dworkin ’93, President of the After-School All-Stars National Network. (Editor’s note: for more on Dworkin please see his alumni profile within the “Seeking Excellence” feature on page 10).
Members of the D-E 1988 Field Hockey Team were on hand for the team’s induction into the Athletic Hall of Fame. The 1988 team had an 11-2-2 record and won the Bergen County Championship, a first for D-E field hockey. Along the way, they snapped River Dell’s 19-game winning streak. The team was captained by Kelly Lynn ’89 and Amy Gambrill ’89 and coached by Liz Traub and Edith Thurber. Niccole Siegel ’90, Clara Markowitz ’90, Amy Gambrill ’89 and Eunice Lee ’89 received recognition in the All-County, All-State, and Northern Jersey All-Stars levels.
The 1987 Field Hockey Team, which was inducted into the Hall of Fame, had a 12-3-3 record. They were the MAAPS League Champion team and State Champion team (State A Independent). The team was led by Captains Jennifer Grodberg ’88 and Cathleen Kim ’88 and coached by Liz Traub and Rose Ann Byron ’80. Lenise Graddy ’88, Patty Perez ’88, Niccole Siegel ’90 and Cathleen Kim ’88 received recognition in the All-County and All-State levels.
Hall of Fame inductee Alison Desir ’03 is pictured here in Hajjar Auditorium with Head of School Dr. Rodney V. De Jarnett and Athletic Director Chris Schmid, during the Alumni Award Ceremony. Désir was also later photographed with English Department Chair and Track & Field Coach Fred Daly, who was delayed coming to the ceremony thanks to a late-running meet, and provided remarks to honor and officially welcome her into the Athletic Hall of Fame. From 1999 to 2003, Désir received 11 varsity letters in soccer, winter track, and spring track. During that time she also was named recipient of the Cookman Award, the Bolling Award, and the Ann Hardy Award. Up until this year, she held the D-E School record for girls 400 meter hurdles, and she was the spring track 400 meter hurdles state champion (Non-Public B Group). In 2017, Women’s Running named Alison as one of 20 women who are changing the sport of running and the world. She is also Founder of the Harlem Run and Run 4 All Women. Earlier this year she was featured in Under Armor’s 2018 global campaign, Unlike Any, which celebrates and honors the unprecedented achievements of female athletes that rise above gender comparisons and stand on their own as marvels of athletic prowess.
Alumnus John Glidden ESB ’65 provided remarks to posthumously induct Coach Karl “Charlie” Lender into the School’s Athletic Hall of Fame. The late Coach Lender was a former soccer, hockey and tennis coach and faculty member of ESB from 1958 to 1974. He was also the coach for the Englewood Field Hockey team made up of primarily ESB students. Under his coaching, the Athletic Hall of Fame 1965 and 1966 soccer teams excelled and had one of the longest winning streaks in the school’s history for soccer. The 1968 hockey team boasted a 16 to 1 win-loss record. Coach Lender was also the tennis “Pro” at the Englewood Field Club. By way of background, Charlie Lender was a gifted athlete. He represented Czechoslovakia on the Davis Cup team and in hockey and soccer at the 1956 Olympics in Brisbane, Australia.
Isaac-Davy Aronson ’98 (left) is pictured here with History Department faculty member Peter Bograd, who presented Aronson with his Distinguished Alumni Award plaque. (Editor’s note: For more on Aronson please see page 23.)

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