2019

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  • February

    Diana MacArthur ’51

    Diana MacArthur ’51: Building a School and Community Stability in Pakistan

    Shipley alumna and Changemaker Diana Macarthur ’51—whose achievements and adventures span the globe and enter geo-political, educational, social, scientific, and corporate spheres—attributes her insatiable quest for knowledge and her resolute expectation of excellence to Shipley. “I learned early on that life’s not going to be handed to you. You have to study, do extra work, continually improve, be open, and constantly question things,” she says. “Just getting by does not change the world.” Learn more about Diana’s recent efforts to make a positive impact in the Karakoram Mountains of northern Pakistan, where she built a state-of-the-art school.
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  • January

    Letter from Steve Piltch - January 2019

    Ernest Hemingway's The The Old Man and the Sea and our recent All-School Assembly reinforced for Steve the importance of understanding that what we initially see in people may not be who they really are.  "Let’s continue to work together so that our students have the transforming experiences that allow them to develop and share their voice and go on to utilize the courage necessary to deal with inequities and make a difference." 
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  • Two Shipley Musicians Advance to Regional PMEA Festival

    Two Shipley orchestra members recently participated in the District 11 PMEA Festival and will advance to the Regional PMEA Festival in February.
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  • Andrew Brose Named Main Line Student of the Week

    Shipley senior Andrew Brose has been named Main Line Student of the Week for January 14, 2019.
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The Shipley School is a private, coeducational day school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students, located in Bryn Mawr, PA. Through our commitment to educational excellence, we develop within each student a love of learning and a desire for compassionate participation in the world.