Students in Urban Research and Design spent the first two trimesters exploring the built environment. In February, they presented their work to the community through interactive events in East Liberty and on the North Side. Dr. Michael Naragon, history and social studies department chair and instructor for this course, reflects on the presentations.
Upper School students in Lit City had the opportunity to deepen their understanding of August Wilson’s work by touring the Hill District neighborhood with his niece, Dr. Kimberly Ellis. Teachers Michael Hodges and Kristin Kovacic reflect on the experience.
Lit City is an Upper School course that brings literature to life with excursions into the city and interactions with local experts. English teacher Kristin Kovacic reflects on some of the class’s recent work.