EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF ADVANCEMENT & COMMUNITY RELATIONS Louise Yearwood
Table of Contents
DIRECTOR, COMMUNICATIONS Young Um
COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE Susan Pink
2 Havergal Snapshots 4 Estate and Gift Planning 5 Havergal Makes Music 6 STEM Habits of Mind 8 Teaching & Learning 11 Institute at Havergal 12 Athletics Highlights
14 Cover Story:
CONTRIBUTING WRITERS Susan Pink Young Um Louise Yearwood and others as credited
19 Havergal Says Goodbye 21 Community News 22 The Art and Science of Homework 24 Urban Elegance Gala 26 Old Girls News
CONTRIBUTORS Helena Follows Christine Lawson
DESIGN Carol Tsang
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Havergal’s 10 th Principal — Then and Now
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The Torch Spring 2013 On the cover (clockwise): Margot Dent (Grade 5), Dr. Susan R. Groesbeck, Karen Rhamey (Grade 11), Natalie Chow (Grade 7). Rayna Chandaria (Class of 2010) is currently attending Brown University.