Started this discussion. Last reply by Peter A. Mello Dec 15, 2008.
Started Apr 14, 2007
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I was recently honored to be asked to be part of a small group of alums interviewing the final five headmaster candidates. One down, four to go.
From the first interview yesterday and reviewing the quality of all of the resumes, the future of the school should end up in good hands.
You'll be pleased to know that in addition to me advocating on the behalf of the traditions of the School by the Sea, the sail training program and Tabor Boy, Jack…Continue
Posted on September 27, 2011 at 10:15am — 1 Comment
You've probably already been contacted either directly by Jay Stroud or the always efficient development department that the school will soon be looking for a new headmaster. It will be sad to see Jay go after doing such a tremendous job all for nearly a quarter century leading the school. It's a much better place today than it was when I was there oh so long ago.
I have always appreciated Jay's unyielding support of the schooner Tabor Boy and the sail training program, often in the…Continue
Posted on March 2, 2011 at 10:49pm — 1 Comment
Okay all you salty Tabor Boy aficionados, this morning I had a great visit with Mr. David Barker, former chair of the Tabor Board of Trustees and co-chair of the Tabor Boy 50/90 Celebration. Mr. and Mrs. Barker live on Captain's Lane, just a spar's length away from where Captain Glaeser used to live. Being a…Continue
Posted on February 8, 2011 at 3:00pm — 16 Comments
I hope everyone is doing well, enjoying spring weather and making plans for the summer sailing season.
Some of you may be aware that The Tabor Boy Project is hosted on a social networking platform called Ning. A couple weeks ago Ning announced that
they are going to eliminate the free option that they've offered from
inception and will now be charging for the service.
Actually, our free option has not been free since we purchase an upgrade that
allows us to…
Posted on May 11, 2010 at 2:21pm
Back in 1996, a very special event took place in the New Bedford Whaling Museum. Tabor threw a party celebrating TABOR BOY'S 90th birthday and 50th year in service of her school's students. It was an extraordinary event because unlike most "reunions," which are limited to your class and others divisible by 5, this one included classmates that spanned the years that you sailed aboard the…Continue
Posted on March 20, 2010 at 11:00pm