Monthly Archives: February 2013

Happy Valentine’s Day

The Valentine’s Day spirit was in the air today at Nobles. A Valentine’s Day themed Assembly began the day with video, music and dance. Pictured here, Nobles’ all-male a cappella group, the Nobleonians, perform “My Girl” to Ms. Finley. Student newspaper group The … Continue reading

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Chili Cookoff!

Students and faculty battled in the 6th annual chili cookoff. Flik’s Chef Michael Ryan and Director of Dining Services Matt Burek and science teacher Jen Craft judged the entries in Assembly. Congratulations to faculty member Meg Jacobs who was crowned … Continue reading

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Cooking in the Castle

Two students make banana bread for their lab in the newly offered Chemistry in Cuisine class.

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Thank You, Buildings and Grounds Team

The B&G crew had the Herculean task of clearing campus roads and paths after winter storm Nemo. They worked very long hours to ensure campus was safe for residents, and accessible for classes on Monday. Thank you for all that … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Snow Day!

This was the snowy scene 10 years ago, as Head of School Bob Henderson trekked across campus during a 2003 winter storm. Cheers erupted in the Alcoves on Thurs., Feb. 7, 2013, after Henderson canceled classes today. How are you spending … Continue reading

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You Must Follow Him

Are you on Twitter? Then follow @noblesbuzz to hear Bill Bussey’s musings on everything from Nobles sports to education to who said what in Assembly today. Not on Twitter yet? Bussey is your reason. Go to to create an … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wonderland

A fluffy layer of snow made for many pretty sights around campus today, including this one in front of the school greenhouse. Check out yesterday’s Photo of the Day to see what’s growing inside the greenhouse.

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Fresh Local Lettuce

It may be cold outside—27 degrees to be exact—but it’s pretty warm in the Nobles greenhouse. Check out all the lettuce growing on the garden bed. Science teacher Deb Harrison and the AP Environmental class have been caring for them.

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Phantom Bicyclist

Faculty members Eric Nguyen and Peter Raymond commute to school year-round via bicycle, and often take advantage of opportunities to play pranks on one another. Last week, Eric rigged this “Phantom Bicyclist,” using Peter’s rain gear and a few bungee cords. … Continue reading

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Let’s Go, Dawgs!

Friday night is game night! Several Nobles teams have games or matches lined up this weekend. The boys varsity hockey team goes up against St. Paul’s School tonight — Go Dawgs!

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