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On September 10, 2017, Sibby Kirchgessner, who was part of the East Grand Rapids class of 1983, won an Emmy for Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series for her work on HBO’s Veep. We caught up with Sibby via email soon after the big night.

From the Class of '47 all the way to last spring's graduates, the new Class News page features seventy years of alumni news.

Dave Mehney '57 Announces Matching Gift Pledge While Being Honored at Homecoming

The collaboration between the Music Department and the Foundation is one of the many ways your donation dollars help support the arts in our community.

He graduated from Harvard, served in the Peace Corps in Swaziland, graduated from Harvard medical school, and now he's an associate professor at Ohio State's medical school. Dr. Jim MacDonald goes back to where it all began.

Robots invade middle school!

Cold Case Solved: Bill Spindle '81 Confesses to Senior Prank! (and talks about his globe-trotting career as a writer for the Wall Street Journal)

Geography Comes Alive (And Other Classes Do, Too.)

Students Are Fascinated by Observation Hives Funded by Foundation Grant

A profile of one of our hard-working volunteers, Brenda Cronin