List of 6 news stories.

  • 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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  • University Liggett School presents expert panel: “Coping Strategies for Youth Stress & Anxiety“ on May 23

    As part of its Community Wellness Series, University Liggett school welcomes parents of all children to attend “Coping Strategies for Youth Stress and Anxiety,” from 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23 in the school auditorium. 

    This panel discussion will help parents understand not only how to help the stressed or anxious child cope with these feelings, but also how they as parents can model positive coping strategies. Child and family psychologists Dr. Marquita Bedway and Dr. Kara Brooklier, alongside University Liggett School School Psychologist Michelle Ondersma, will lead the discussion, which will include open dialogue for attendees with questions.
    Research shows that untreated children with anxiety disorders are at a higher risk to perform poorly in school, miss out on important social experiences, and engage in substance abuse.
    Pre-registration is requested at www.uls.org/wellness.
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  • Three-Day Celebration of Research will showcase seniors’ Academic Research Projects, May 28-30

    University Liggett School will celebrate the passions and discoveries of its seniors, who will present their Academic Research Projects to the public, during the Celebration of Research, May 28 - 30.

    The Academic Research Project is the cornerstone of a University Liggett School education and the culmination of nearly two years of research on a chosen topic. The three-day event will be from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 28; Wednesday, May 29; and Thursday, May 30. The event is open to the public and will span the school.
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  • University Liggett School to celebrate Alumni Weekend, May 17-18

    C-SPAN co-founder, business executive and philanthropist John D. Evans ’62 GPUS will be honored with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award as part of the school’s Alumni Weekend festivities, which will be held on Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18.

    Evans, a pioneer in the cable television industry, not only built the first cable television system in the Washington, D.C. area (Arlington, VA), but also brought the nation’s day-to-day Congressional legislative work into American homes through the launch of C-SPAN in March 1979.
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  • Jordan Rossen '03 named as Ring and Founders Day speaker

    We are excited to announce that Jordan Rossen '03 will be our 2019 Ring and Founders Day speaker on Friday, May 10. Jordan is a writer and also teaches World Literature and American Literature at Cranbrook. Jordan's short stories have been published in several nationally distributed literary journals and he is currently working on a collection of stories and a novel.

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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.