"Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" was really the only word to describe the recent Upper School musical production of Mary Poppins. Based on the P. L. Travers' books, the classic tale of a magical nanny who changes the lives of a dysfunctional family came to life in The Lindberg – Serries Theater this March.
In a "practically perfect" start to the school day, the Upper School cast of Mary Poppins surprised Lower School students with performances at both the Buckingham gate and the Morse Building music room during drop-off on Wednesday morning.
Twenty-two students participated in BB&N's 7th Annual Integration Bee on Monday afternoon. It took two hours of intense—and fun—competition to crown the 2020 BB&N Grand Integrator.
Over the weekend, the BB&N robotics team traveled to the University of New Haven to compete in the annual Vex Robotics Competition.
On Friday, February 7th, the boys and girls varsity hockey teams hosted their annual "Pink the Rink" event at the Nicholas Athletic Center. The event featured both teams playing back-to-back games, baked goods, and apparel on sale, and a large raffle. The event this year raised $2,660 for Breast Cancer Awareness and saw both hockey teams play hard for the cause.
This fall students in Current Topics and Research in Science and Technology (Honors - Grade 12) joined international students to enroll in an online course through BB&N's membership with Global Online Academy (GOA).
Dr. Leah Cataldo’s Current Topics in Research and Science class has been collaborating with a Round Square school in London exploring hunger, clean water, and sanitation as part of a unit on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Golden Retrievers are generally known as a friendly breed. Beagles are often said to like to roam. Boxers are known for their loyalty. Are dogs' personalities predicted by their genes? How much is nature and how much is nurture? This was just one of the questions that Fiona Higgins '20 explored in her project for Ms. Cataldo's Current Topics and Research in Science and Technology class (CTR).
On January 2nd, Mia Biotti stepped into the Vlado Dzurilla Ice Rink to represent the United States of America in the U18 Women's World Championship game.
The Kokosingers, an all-male a cappella group from Kenyon College in Ohio, announced their arrival at the Upper School with an impromptu song in the Commons as many students were eating their lunches....
Two BB&N students (now young graduates) were crucial contributors to a worldwide study that was published in late November by Round Square....
Nearly 125 adoring fans of drama teachers Mark Lindberg and George Serries gathered at the Upper School Theater on Monday, December 9, to celebrate the naming of The Lindberg – Serries Theater, honoring a 55-year legacy of theater excellence at Browne & Nichols and BB&N.
The BB&N Upper School community shows their giving spirit with the annual Thanksgiving Day Basket collection.
When audiences sat down for the annual Upper School fall play, many were surprised to see the typical Elizabethan setting of William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, spun into contemporary times.