The Road - Alumnae Newsletter

November 2012

  More Trophies for Branksome    
Debater Clare Moffatt 
Our impressive collection of debating trophies is growing!

Branksome Hall was the top school overall at the International
Independent Schools' Public Speaking Championship held at Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School in October. 


  What's Ahead

The Annual Carol Service

Sunday, December 16, 2012

3:00 p.m. at Rosedale United Church

Carol Service
Join the Branksome community as we celebrate the season with traditional Christmas Carols, contemporary songs and instrumental music.

The Young Alum Lunch  

Kick start your holidays at Branksome!  

Thursday, December 20, at 12:30 p.m.

The Eaton Common Room   


Alumnae in the Classes of 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012, and the upcoming grads of 2013 are invited.


At 2 p.m. join us for the Holiday Assembly.



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  Branksome About Town     
Our transit ads contributed to an interest in Branksome's open houses, which were well attended on October 23 and November 7.
Transit Ad
If you know a girl who would thrive at Branksome Hall, please let her family know that our application deadline for next year's day students is December 7, 2012. 
Donor Report
New this year! The 2011-12 Donor and Giving Report is on the Branksome website.
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Branksome's 2012-13 Annual Appeal will arrive in your mail soon. Please consider your alma mater and make a gift today.

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  • Give by phone: 416-920-6265, ext. 212
 Call for Alum Award Nominations

Yes, I know an alumna I can nominate!


Please take a moment to reflect on your

Alum Awards
Fiona SAMPSON'81 and Shelby AUSTIN'99

classmates and friends, and nominate an alumna for the Allison Roach Alumna Award and/or the Young Alumna Achievement Award:

  • Is she a role model/inspiration to others?
  • Has she contributed to the local/global community?  
  • Has she distinguished herself in her chosen field and/or embodies courage to break new ground?
  • Has she made a difference in the lives of othes?
  • Has she demonstrated leadership through her vision or acceptance of responsibility?
Submit your nominations by January 31, 2013.
  Branksome Hall Asia Opens     

The opening ceremony on October 29, 2012, attracted 1,000 dignitaries, students, faculty, and citizens of Jeju Island, as well as alumnae of Branksome Hall Canada. 

Andrea Amell class
Andrea AMELL Rees'03 with her students at Branksome Hall Asia.
Karen at Jeju  
Principal Karen Jurjevich Murton in the atrium of Branksome Hall Asia. The inukshuk is a gift to the new school from Branksome Hall.