SPS in Action 2018

Open to all SPS alumni and volunteers, SPS in Action will take place on the grounds on Friday, September 28, and Saturday, September 29, 2018. The weekend is designed to give you an inside look at the School today and provide you with an opportunity to attend classes and to interact with students, members of the faculty, and trustees. Come experience what the SPS of today has to offer!
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Coit Dining Hall, Common Room
Pick up your nametag and class assignment. Nametags will also be available during the reception on Friday night, or after Chapel on Saturday in the Friedman Community Center. 
11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Lunch With SPS Administrators
Coit Dining Hall, Lower Dining Room
Reunion Planning Lunch (Noon to 12:40 p.m.)
Volunteers with form years ending in 4 or 9 are welcome to attend.
Coit Dining Hall, Lower Meeting Room 
12:55 to 2:15 p.m.
Attend Classes
Class assignment picked up with nametag at registration
Tour of Newly Renovated Buildings with members of the Advancement Office 
Departs from Friedman Community Center
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Alumni Association Executive Committee Meeting 
(AAEC members only)
Lindsay Center, Bogle Library – Room 211
2:20 to 3:05 p.m.
Attend Classes
Class assignment picked up with nametag at registration

Campus Tour with Student Tour Guide 
Departs from Sheldon
3:30 to 4:30 p.m. A Look at SPS Today
Friedman Community Center, Raffini Commons
Updates on admission, college advising, and a financial overview with School leaders, including Board of Trustees President Archibald Cox, Jr. '58
4:30 to 5:15 p.m. Board Updates
Friedman Community Center, Raffini Commons
With Board of Trustees President Archibald Cox, Jr. '58
4:45 p.m. JV Field Hockey v. Brewster
Brinley Field
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Alumni/Student Barbeque (all are welcome)
Ingalls Rink 
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Reception and Seated Meal with Students (for current volunteers)
Coit Dining Hall
Hors d’oeuvres in the Common Room, followed by a Seated Meal in the Upper Dining Room with current students, trustees, and volunteers
7 to 8:30 p.m. Engineering Honors Presentations
Lindsay Center, Room 131
Students from the Engineering Honors class will do individual presentations for the School community.
7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dedication of the Crumpacker Gallery and Opening Exhibit
Crumpacker Gallery (formerly Freeman Center)
The dedication of the Crumpacker Gallery, St. Paul’s newest fine arts teaching gallery and home of the School’s permanent art collection. Exhibit curated by Kedron Barrett ’79, in honor of his late father, painter Thomas R. Barrett, founder of the School’s Fine Arts Program, and late mother, Leni Mancuso Barrett, aka Leni Mancuso, SPS faculty member from 1965-75.
9 to 10 p.m. Observatory Open House
Lenore and Walter Hawley Observatory
Join students and faculty to look at the stars.
7:30 to 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
Coit Dining Hall
8:45 a.m. Alumni Chapel
Chapel of St. Peter and St. Paul 
With remarks from Interim Rector Amy Richards.
9:30 to 10 a.m. Alumni Association and School Updates
Friedman Community Center, Raffini Commons
With Alumni Association President Liz Robbins ’79, P’17 and Chief Engagement Officer and Alumni Association Executive Director Alisa Barnard ’94
10 to 10:45 a.m. Alumni and Student Opportunities for Connection
Friedman Community Center, Kwok Café and Won Family Lounge
Small group working sessions
11 to 11:45 a.m. Panel Discussion with Current SPS Students
Friedman Community Center, Raffini Commons
Noon to 1:45 p.m.
Teaching at SPS Today
Faculty panel luncheon
Captains Room, Matthews Hockey Center
2:30 p.m.
Varsity Field Hockey v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Bogle-Lechner Turf
Varsity Girls Soccer v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Pillsbury Field 1
JV Field Hockey v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Brinley Field
JV Girls Soccer v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Pillsbury Field 2
3:30 p.m.
Varsity Boys Soccer v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Hunt Field

Varsity Volleyball v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Form of 1952 Gymnasium

JV Boys Soccer v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Hitchcock Field

JV Volleyball v. Northfield Mount Hermon
Crutchfield/Hirschfeld Gymnasium
*schedule subject to change

Hotel Information

SPS has a block of rooms reserved at the following hotels. Please call the hotels directly, and mention your SPS form year when booking. The blocks expire on September 7 so please book as soon as possible.

The Comfort Inn
71 Hall Street
Concord, NH
(603) 226-4100
$119 per night, plus tax.
Residence Inn
91 Hall Street
Concord, NH
(603) 226-0012
$152 per night, plus tax.
Hotel Concord
11 S. Main Street
Concord, NH
(603) 504-3500 x4005
$209 per night, plus tax (king rooms)

New York City Shuttle
SPS will be sponsoring a shuttle that departs from New York City at 6 a.m. on Friday, September 28, and returns following SPS in Action programming on Saturday, September 29. Please contact Rachel Benoit ( or (603) 229-5624) with any questions. 
* Those taking the shuttle should stay at the Comfort Inn

Building Hours
Athletic & Fitness Center (waiver to be completed)
Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Crumpacker Gallery
Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Friedman Community Center (café and ATM)
Friday & Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

SPS History Exhibit (Ohrstrom Library)
Friday & Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Melissa Walters
Forms of 1934-1968

Mary Jo Hansen
Forms of 1969–1982, 1984-1987

Tracey Perkins
Forms of 1983, 1988–2018

Kate Dunlop
Forms of 1983, 1988–2018