Notable Alumni

George Platt Lynes ’25, fashion and commercial photographer

Lincoln Kirstein ’26, co-founder of the New York City ballet, author, cultural figure

William Standish Knowles ’34, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Calvin Tomkins ’43, author and art critic for The New Yorker

Stephen Malawista ’50, Lyme disease co-discoverer

William Matthews ’61, American poet and essayist

Dr. Jack Bacon '72, NASA scientist, futurist, and author

Jeff McLaughlin '84, Olympic bronze and silver medalist in rowing

Alvaro Rodriguez Arregui '85, Pan-American medalist in rowing and social entrepreneur

Pedro S. de Movellán '85, artist

E.V. Day '86, artist

Conal Groom '91, Olympian in rowing

Ryan Lizza ’92, CNN contributor and political journalist 

Kristin Baker '93, artist

Christopher Kostow '94, Three-star Michelin chef and author

Gary Vider '02, comedian

Kacey Bellamy ’05, Olympic gold medalist (2018) and two-time silver medalist (2014, 2010) in ice hockey (retired)

Kevan Miller '07, NHL Boston Bruins defenseman (retired)

Kendall Coyne Schofield '11, Olympic gold medalist (2018) and silver medalist (2014) in ice hockey

Kevin Rooney '12, NHL Calgary Flames center

Jack Harrison '15, Professional soccer player for Leeds United of the English Premier League

upcoming events

Berkshire is a vaccinated school, therefore all guests who attend events must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and have a negative antigen or PCR test within 72 hours of attending the event. If unvaccinated, attendees must have a negative PCR or antigen test within 24 hours and wear a mask indoors.

This policy is subject to change based on national and Commonwealth of Massachusetts policies.

  • Seattle reception
    september 26, 2022
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  • San Francisco reception
    november 10, 2022
    details coming soon
  • Boston Holiday Party
    December 6, 2022
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  • New York City Holiday Party
    December 12, 2022
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  • miami Reception & Golf Event
    February 8th & 9th 
  • reunion weekend
    June 9-11, 2023