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Friends of Wingra Newsletter

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Friends of Wingra is a newsletter with news and updates from alumni, families, and friends.

Please contact Rebekah Young, Editor, with your alumni news, questions, or suggestions. She can be reached at rebekah@wingraschool.org or by calling (608) 238-2525.

Archive

Winter 2016

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Contents:

  • Construction Begins
  • Letter from Mary
  • Head of School Announcement
  • Thank You, Wingra School Donors
  • Outdoor Classroom Built

Winter 2014

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Fall 2012 (.pdf)

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Fall 2011 (.pdf)

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Spring 2011

Contents: Where Are They Now?, Students Find Creative Ways to Support the Campaign, Wings for Wingra Update, Community Answers "How Do I Help?" in Wingra School Art Project, Self-Study Survey, Wingra Reads, All-School Unit: Do It Ourselves, Wayback Machine: "We Are" 1997 Graduation Poem

Winter 2011

Contents: Independent Projects in Pictures, Exciting Future for Capital Campaign, Wings for Wingra Update, Teacher Excellence, Wayback Machine: "Some Thoughts From a Wingra Alum", Profile: Alumnus David Hoffert, Alumni News (Matthew Thal and Leo Langheim), Friends and Family Day Thankfulness, Slideshow of Aldo Leopold Nature Center Field Trips, and Alumni Night

Fall 2010

Highlights: An Evening of Jazz Benefit Concert, Alumna Returns as Teacher, News From You, PEN Conference a Success, Wings for Wingra Annual Fund, A New Face to Wingra's Capital Campaign, Wingra School Address Change, and Wayback Machine: "What is Great About Wingra School?"

Summer 2010

Highlights: Where Is She Now?: Lili Sandler, Restoring Our Beautiful School, New Development Director, Wayback Machine: "Folly, A Friend," Come and Play at the PEN Conference, Photo Gallery, and more

Spring 2010

Highlights: 2010 Alumni Survey, All School Unit, Wingra Urban Legend, Alumni Night, Duck Day Top Ten, Alumni 411: Class of 2006, Mara Rosenbloom Quartet, Weaving Our Voices and more!

Winter 2010

Highlights: Wingra Wings Thank Yous, Friends and Family Day 2009, Giving Back: Alum Works in Africa, Alumni 411, Capital Campaign News, Running into Alums in Unexpected Places, and more!

Fall 2009

Highlights: Thank You for Giving Wingra Wings!, Can Progressive Education Thrive Under Arne Duncan?, 2009 Progressive Education Network Conference, Progressive Education: We Live It, We Breathe It, We Love It, But Can We Describe It?, Hot off the Presses: Wingra Wear!, Help Wingra Win $100,000, and more!

Spring 2009

Highlights: KNO—What do YOU Remember?, Celebrating Community, Claire Weiss & Wingra School,

Wingra School Class of 2005, Tim Lee and "What Is Progressive Education?, Alumni 411, A Match Made at Wingra, It’s a Date! and more!

Winter 2009

Highlights: Fond Farewell to Lyn Ungrodt, Wingra Way Back Machine, Alumni Night 2009, Wings for Wingra - Thank You!, What Is Progressive Education?, Alumni 411, and more!

Fall 2008

Highlights: Life After Wingra, Making Music, Exerpts from Benny Witkovsky’s Commencement Speech, Alumni 411, Windows for Wingra, and more!