South Hill Today
President Emerita Peggy Ryan Williams was elected to the board of directors of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), a national organization that advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Williams has made lifelong contributions to advancing women’s leadership and to enhancing the quality of life for women and girls. She...
ZZ Packer advises students to immerse themselves in their writing.
By Christine Loman ’12
Smooth, sonorous, and strong-worded, short story writer ZZ Packer gave a reading as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writers series in September. Packer is the author of the short story collection Drinking Coffee Elsewhere, which was a PEN/Faulkner finalist and a...
A former student talks about Rod Serling’s lasting impact.
By Conor Harrington '13 and Christine Loman '12
Bill D’Elia ’69 has directed episodes of Law and Order, The West Wing, and Glee, but he still remembers the advice of his mentor Rod Serling.
D’Elia was the keynote speaker...