Alumni Stories

July 14, 2021

No need to put your education on ice to be a nationally recognized athlete. Just ask four Laurel Springs graduates who have been recognized by U.S. Figure Skating as outstanding scholars and figure skaters.

June 11, 2021

Multimedia artist Vlad Radu, 23, is an Associate Producer and Junior Editor at MOD, a human-experience and advertising agency based in Philadelphia, Pa. He recounts his experience as a 2015 graduate of Laurel Springs School…

May 18, 2021

When COVID-19 shuttered college campuses around the world, millions of students were left in the lurch, struggling to transition to virtual lectures and online coursework. For Laurel Springs alum Kate Martin, however, there was a home-field advantage—she had done this before. Read her advice and watch her Instagram Takeover on the #LSS blog.

April 19, 2021

Last year, Manasi Simhan was rallying her fellow graduating class of 2020 in preparation for National College Decision Day. Typically, this benchmark is set for May 1st, but with all the uncertainty around the world…

March 30, 2021

Between AP classes, tennis tournaments, and a long list of extracurriculars, if you think Laurel Springs alumna, Kate Martin was busy before, well, not much has changed. As a sophomore at the University of Arizona, she’s…

March 22, 2021

What have you learned in the past year? Many families learned a lot about each other as they quarantined together. Some learned how to bake, share videos, and how to use toilet paper sparingly. Kids…

February 12, 2021

If travel is big on your bucket list, get ready for an adventure. Laurel Springs alumni, Samantha Reuning, invites you to journey with her as she shares stories of her recent jaunt through South Africa…

January 15, 2021

The Laurel Springs School Alumni Association is a continually growing cohort of LSS graduates who want to reconnect, seek and provide mentorship, and develop new relationships with other alumni while remaining close to the Laurel…

December 21, 2020

Writer, marathon runner, policy worker, facilitator of change—Laurel Hilbert has a wide range of titles that describe his passions. One title in particular made him an excellent choice to lead a recent symposium with students:…

November 16, 2020

Laurel Springs alumnus, Alexander Lebedev has a love/love relationship with tennis. Growing up, he’d play with his older sister and knew he wanted to turn professional from the time he was nine. Getting to this…