Posted Thursday, Sep 18, 2014
AMSR goes on the road, with fifth former Josiah Tolvo '16 presenting work to a Society for Microbiology meeting in Albany. Read more about his work and the meeting here.
Posted Monday, Sep 15, 2014
While Geier Library is being renovated, Mrs. Holnagel is using space on the third floor of Berkshire Hall as a temporary space. And what a space it is! See more here.
Posted Monday, Aug 25, 2014
This week, the faculty return to Berkshire to get ready to greet the students - meet our newest additions here!
Posted Thursday, Jun 26, 2014
This year's Distinguished Alumna is from the class of '86 - read more here!
Posted Thursday, Jun 26, 2014
Mrs. Bullock has posted the Pro Vita Excursions for 2015 - check them out here!
Posted Thursday, May 22, 2014
Mr. Turner's classes used the 3D printer to help build a suspension bridge - read more about it here!
Posted Friday, May 16, 2014
This year, our Independent Study, Advanced Math Science Research, and Advanced Humanities Research students have been doing some amazing research - see a list of their projects, some explanatory videos, and a slideshow from their presentations here!
Posted Wednesday, May 14, 2014
The 2014 All-School Read is I Am Malala. Learn more about it here!
Posted Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014
Mr. Spear is running a programming class as an afternoon activity. Hear what he has to say about how it developed and why it's so great here.
Posted Monday, Apr 28, 2014
On Thursday, Berkshire hosted a Synthetic Biology Symposium and demonstration. Read Dr. Burch's description of the event here.
Posted Monday, Apr 28, 2014
It was another exciting weekend Under the Mountain - check here to see what happened!
Posted Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
On Wednesday, Shuvam Chakraborty '16 will compete in a National Chemistry exam - wish him luck and read more about it here!
Posted Sunday, Jan 19, 2014
Jimmy Chung '14 has been selected as a semi-finalist in the most prestigious high school math and science competition in the U.S. Read about the contest and hear him talk about his project here!
Posted Monday, Dec 16, 2013
Olly Liu '14 has just had photos published in Shanghai Magazine. See the slideshow and read about Olly's other involvement on campus here!
Posted Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013
Dr. April Burch, Director of Berkshire's Advanced Math Science Research program, talks about this year's INTEL submissions. See more here about this science competition and the extraordinary Berkshire students who are taking part in it.
Posted Monday, Nov 11, 2013
Mr. Splawn conferred academic awards for the end of the first marking period - read and watch more here!
Posted Thursday, Oct 24, 2013
Last week, Ms. Connell and Dr. Burch talked a little about working in Bellas-Dixon and the compelling possibilities of a program like Advanced Math Science Research. Watch that interview here.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013
Dan Gulotta is in Africa with his wife, a doctor, and son Eric. Read a quick explanation from his dad, Mr. Gulotta, here, then read about their adventures and other experiences every week.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 22, 2013
Mr. Schleunes and his Multivariable Calculus class left campus for the City on Monday. Read Mr. S's account of why!
Posted Monday, Oct 21, 2013
Max's company invented the 3Doodler and launched one of the biggest Kickstarter campaigns to date! Read more.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013
The Library Committee at Berkshire is implementing all kinds of new and interesting ideas. Come on by and check them out! Until then, read this short description by William Pang '15. It's a good start.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 9, 2013
NAIS calls Berkshire, "One of the STARS of Sustainability:" Read about it here.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013
Sarah Kinney's film touched the entire community with its heartfelt and uniquely-expressed message. Read what she says about it and watch the film, itself here.
Posted Sunday, Sep 29, 2013
On Sunday, Mr. Clary took our Quiz Bowl team to MIT for a competition - read his description of the day and see a slideshow of what they did. Be sure to check out the Media Lab link, as well. It's a real coup that our students were able to tour this research and design lab, and you get to see pictures!
Posted Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013
Architects, Simon and Herter, publicly memorialize their time on the Math and Science Center.
Posted Monday, Sep 23, 2013
Deo's story is at times hard to hear, but, in his own words, it is also "really beautiful."
Posted Monday, Jun 17, 2013
Over the summer, many of Berkshire's students and faculty are pursuing interests that they now can give their full focus. Fifth former, Alli Toffolon, has been working with Dr. Burch to learn more about how diseases are transmitted from ticks to humans. Read Dr. Burch's article about the work they're doing.
Posted Saturday, Apr 20, 2013
Advanced Geometry students traveled to Mass MoCA recently to tour the Sol Lewitt exhibit. Renowned for separating concept from execution of his large-scale installations, Lewitt's instructions described different geometric forms to be interpreted and drawn by draftsmen. Click here to see a slideshow.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 9, 2013
The Advanced Math/Science Research (AMSR) program was featured in the April 9 issue of the Litchfield County Times. Program Director Dr. April Burch talks extensively about Berkshire's cutting edge on-campus lab and the research students are conducting there currently. Click here to read the article.
Posted Friday, Apr 5, 2013
Top math students continue to rack up the accolades in recent competitions. Ji Won Ryoo '14 finished second in a field of 31,000 participants, and three students finished in the top 2% on the American Mathematics Exam and qualified for the Invitational. Finally, the math team is again the top boarding school with under 500 students in New England. Click here to learn more.