List of 3 news stories.

  • University Liggett School hires new head and assistant girls’ varsity hockey coaches

    University Liggett School has hired Gregory Paddison as the head coach for the girls’ varsity hockey team. Previously Paddison was the boys’ varsity head coach at Royal Oak High School.
    “I'm eager to meet the young women I am going to have the privilege to coach and only hope that I can live up to the standards that University Liggett School has, and rightfully should, of those of us privileged enough to be a part of this community of coaches, teachers, and administrators, leading the next generation,” Paddison said. 
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  • 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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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.