Alumni News

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HVS Alum Launches Educational Initiatives in Nicaragua

- Hawthorne Valley alumna Lailah Amstutz (’07) found inspiration while volunteering in Nicaragua, and has created two educational initiatives there. “I'm working on the creation of two educational initiatives that have their roots in experiential, hands on learning – a combination of my background of Waldorf, art and holistic health education,” she says.
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Sam Devine (’14) Awarded Endowed Internship

- This summer, Sam will be interning with internationally renowned artist Remy Jungerman in Amsterdam, NL.
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Iona Gitt-Henderson (’12) Graduates Cum Laude from Marist

- Iona Gitt-Henderson '12 was on the Dean's List every semester and graduated Cum Laude in May from Marist College with a BA in political science.

Ben Furst’s (’02) Career Takes Off at NASA

- Ben Furst, a 2002 graduate of Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School in Ghent, NY, is a mechanical engineer at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He lives with his wife and son in Los Angeles, California.

Recent Accomplishments from Some of Our Alumni

- Read recent news and updates from some of Hawthorne Valley School's alumni.