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Hufnagel Invited to the White House

Hufnagel Invited to the White House

Miller School of Albemarle’s Dean of Faculty and Director of Special Programs went to Washington D.C. on Thursday, November 17 to attend the White House Convening on Opportunities for Youth to Experience the Outdoors. Peter Hufnagel was invited to the White House to engage with senior White House and Obama Administration officials […]

 
More Summer Volunteers! Rising Junior Lends Help at UVA

More Summer Volunteers! Rising Junior Lends Help at UVA

Continuing with highlighting our wonderful student summer volunteers, is rising Junior Mia Jones’ story(pictured fourth from left): “Since the beginning of June until the beginning of August, I volunteered as a junior volunteer at UVA with about 59 other teenagers from around the community. I helped in four different departments, […]

 
Rising Junior Volunteers in Community This Summer

Rising Junior Volunteers in Community This Summer

Four downtown churches in Stauton, Virginia — First Presbyterian, Central United Methodist, Emmanuel Episcopal, and Trinity Episcopal —sponsor the Helping Hands Day Camp where 100 children from around the area attend a week before school starts where “kids learn how to help others” says creator and director Betty Richmond. The camp focuses on […]

 
Rising Junior Volunteers In Cambodia

Rising Junior Volunteers In Cambodia

Miller students choose to spend their summers in many ways, traveling, studying, working a summer job or internship, or volunteering. Rising Junior Xinyue “Savanna” Shao, one of our international students from China, has spent two weeks of her summer break volunteering in Cambodia. She writes: “Through these two weeks of […]

 
Congratulations to Award Winners

Congratulations to Award Winners

Congratulations to 2015 – 2016 end of year Award Winners! Ada Gilbert Bowers Award – Maria Nimmo Art Award – Ryan Shifflett Biology Award – Rachael Breving Charles Erastus Vawter Award – Simon Lewellen Charles L. Leonard Environmental Award – Jack Woodworth Chemistry Award – Annie Liu Cody Watts Award […]

 
MSA Holds First Engineering Open House

MSA Holds First Engineering Open House

On Thursday February 25th, the students in the Miller School of Albemarle’s Pre-Engineering Program organized and lead the first ever Engineering Open House.  Over 30 faculty, staff, students, and guests attended the event, which was very well received.  The event highlighted some of the outstanding accomplishments of the Pre-Engineering Program […]

 
En Plein Air in the Autumn Air

En Plein Air in the Autumn Air

Sunday saw a lovely En Plein Air event on campus. The weather was crisp, but sunny, a perfect autumn day for the participating artists. Pictured here is talented local painter Meg West, who attends often. Fall colors are nearly at their peak and reflect beautifully on the lake; MSA at […]

 
Honor at Miller’s Heart – Annual Ceremony Held 2015

Honor at Miller’s Heart – Annual Ceremony Held 2015

Friday, September 11th, MSA students held the annual Honor Ceremony wherein students pledge themselves to Miller School’s honor code and sign their names in the honor book. The Honor Code at the Miller School of Albemarle is clear and direct: I will not lie, steal, or cheat, nor will I tolerate such […]

 
2014-2015 Awards Given in Ceremony

2014-2015 Awards Given in Ceremony

Academic AwardsThe following awards are presented to students who have excelled in the study of: Art – Marta Regn Design/Build – Steele Henley History – Alex Chan Photography – Gentry Jefferson, Biology – Crystal Zang Engineering – Tanner Browne Latin – Eisen Huang Physic – Sharon Zong Chemistry – Jason […]

 
MSA Students Take Part in Rotary Speech Contest

MSA Students Take Part in Rotary Speech Contest

What do people fear worse than death? Public speaking, of course! This didn’t stop three intrepid Miller students from taking part in the annual Rotary Speech Contest, held at CitySpace on Thursday, February 12. For this contest, which is open to all area schools and sponsored by the Rotary Club […]