Sample Activities

NMH WEEKEND ACTIVITIES!

FRIDAY: Dorm closing @ 10

BLAKE BREAK AND CREATIVE CRAFT, 6-10:30
Come to Blake to meet friends, eat yummy food, play pool, and make crafts!

GREENFIELD SHUTTLE, 6:30-10:30
You know the drill: Meet at the Tower Lounge at 6:30 to head into the booming metropolis of Greenfield! First come, first served.

INTRAMURALS, 10:15
Yes, let’s do it!!! Dodgeball. Follow directions, be respectful, and be there by 10:15 at the very latest.

SATURDAY, April 28:

GAMES OF THE WEEKEND
Cheer on your friends and they'll cheer YOU on when it's your turn!

RESTRICTION, 8-11
Really? Seriously? Go to your classes and workjobs! Life’s too short to be cutting corners.

FILM FESTIVAL, 8-11:30
Enjoy a few classics in Grandin. Do you have a film that you would like shown? Just let us know by Thursday.

CUPCAKE WARS, 8:30-11:30
Get your creative flair on and head on down to Grandin to partake in the challenge! Winners will get their cupcakes and can eat them, too.

SUNDAY, April 29:

INGLESIDE MALL TRIP, noon-5
Last mall trip of the year! Sign up in the Student Activities folder within Student Announcements by Friday. Bus leaves at noon.

BLAKE IT, 1-4
Games, Ping Pong, friends, and air hockey.

STUDENT RECITALS, 3-4
Check out the virtuoso skills on piano and strings in Heffernon Hall.

DIVERSITY SUMMIT, 3:30-5
Come join the discussion and workshops. More information on SWIS!

Gretel Schatz

I want dance students to engage their own memory and intellect.

Becca Malloy

Science isn't just talk, but it certainly helps.

Mary Hefner

I love teaching AP Bio. The kids are highly motivated.

Faculty Profiles
Mitike

This past summer, I increased my awareness of my identity by reconnecting with my native country, Ethiopia.

Ryan

“I don’t think I would be anywhere near the person I am today if it wasn’t for NMH. It’s enlightened me about so many different things, and I’ve met people from everywhere you can imagine.”

Josh

In my old school, I never saw myself as someone who could be a Division I player one day. Now I can.

David

"One of my biggest influences has been my math teacher. He built this love of math in me—specifically, the idea that math can be used to interpret the world." 

Lila

"The fact that everything is here at my fingertips has really helped me grow."

Ismini

"Almost all of our classes are conversation-based, which means that you're totally engaged in classroom discussion."

Noah

"I enjoy helping my friends, and it's given me a new respect for teachers. I may even go into teaching myself one day."

Isaac

"In VOTES, I learned how to prepare and present—skills I drew on in Washington."

Yvonne

 "This year, I'm field hockey captain. I enjoy giving advice and support."

David

“I like that you can start completely new things. You can reinvent yourself.”

Maggie

Dance has taken this creative learner on an artistic journey. 

Xiaoxian (Lily)

 “My teachers told me to use my own voice, and they pushed me to think about what I really believed in.”

Abby

"The curriculum here is hard, but it’s the right amount of hard."

Ngone

“The academics are extremely rigorous, but because of the way teachers present things, it’s like, ‘I have school today!’”

Eli
Eli

“The learning you can do in a study-abroad program can outweigh anything else you can do even at a school like this.” 

Kevin

“NMH encouraged me to explore new things, try everything, and see what’s best for me.”

Isabella

“You’ll always find a place here as long as you just be yourself.”

Melvin

“There is a community here that cares about you.”

Student Profiles