List of 6 news stories.

  • C-SPAN visits University Liggett School, students recognized for award-winning film

    Three University Liggett School sophomores were honored by C-SPAN for their documentary “Rails of the Republic” at a ceremony at the school in May.
    Camron Herbert, Carsten Higbie and Giorgio Malkoun received an honorable mention for their documentary film about the post-Civil War rail system in America. As an honorable mention, “Rails of the Republic” was among the top 150 films in C-SPAN’s StudentCam documentary competition. The students received certificates of merit and $250 each in prize money from the cable channel. Local train and history aficionado, Grosse Pointe Woods Mayor Pro Tem Arthur Bryant, was also on hand to present certificates from the City. The students also received certificates of recognition from the offices of U.S. senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters.
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  • Student Commission Earns National Recognition

    For its exemplary record of leadership, service, and activities that serve to improve the school and community, the University Liggett School student council has been recognized as a 2019 National Gold Council of Excellence by the National Councils of Excellence (NatStuCo). “It’s a great honor for our student commission to receive the National Gold Council of Excellence Award this year,” said Student Commission President Billy Kopicki.
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  • Catholic High School League Baseball Championship Game at Comerica Park, May 24

    The University Liggett School varsity boys’ baseball team will compete in the C-D Division Catholic High School League Baseball Championship game at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 24 at Comerica Park. As the visitors, the Knights will be in dugout along the first base line. Tickets for the game are $6 per person and can be purchased at Comerica Park beginning at 9:15 a.m. Friday. Spectators are required to enter the ballpark through Gate A at Witherall and Columbia by “Big Bats.” All spectators must have a ticket for entry into the game. Parking lots 1 and 2 will be open for spectator parking. Major League Baseball rules regarding purses, backpacks and other bags will be in effect for the CHSLBC. GO KNIGHTS!

    Please click here for a map of Comerica Park parking options.
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  • University Liggett School honors longtime parent volunteer

    University Liggett School alumna and parent DeAnn Lukas ’85 was recognized with the Shelli Elmer Parent Volunteer Award during the school’s Volunteer Recognition Breakfast on Wednesday, May 22. The award was presented as a surprise to Lukas who has been a longtime and committed volunteer at the school.
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  • Students win Best of Show at 51st Annual Michigan Student Film Festival

    University Liggett School students, Camron Herbert, Carsten Higbie and Giorgio Malkoun won the Best of Show award at the 51st annual Michigan Student Film Festival. The trio was recognized during a ceremony in the historic Detroit Film Theater at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The sophomores studied the Civil War and reconstruction in U.S. history class with Brad Homuth.
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  • Alumni celebrate at Alumni Weekend 2019

    More than 200 alumni returned to campus on Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18, for two days of activities and events during Alumni Weekend 2019
    A highlight of the weekend was the recognition of our 2019 Distinguished Alumni John Evans '62 GPUS. Evans spoke to our Upper School students on Friday at community time and to fellow alumni our Alumni Weekend Lunch and Learn. Lunch and Learn attendees were delighted to hear about John's life and career. 
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Upcoming Events

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Boys Lacrosse Camp

Where: University Liggett School’s George Thanasas field
Lacrosse camp is on our state-of-the-art turf field with multiple cages and a throwback wall.
Who: Rising 3rd - 8th grade boys 
When: June 17-21, 9 a.m. – noon
Cost: $165             
  • Learn from ULS varsity lacrosse Coach Mike Costanzo, ULS staff, and ULS varsity players.
  • Campers will receive a pinnie and camp tee.
  • Work on skills and skill development and have a great experience!
  • Activities include faceoff training, shooting drills, individual skills, group drills, offensive & defensive techniques, fastest shot competition and game play.
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University Liggett School, a top Metro Detroit private, independent school, is located at 1045 Cook Road Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236 313-884-4444
University Liggett School is a private preschool and kindergarten through 12th grade college preparatory school in Metro Detroit that is nationally recognized for its innovative curriculum and arts and athletics offerings.