The Road - Alumnae Newsletter

October 2013  

 Upcoming Events in November   

Hong Kong Reception 2013  


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Friday, November 8  

7:00 p.m.

Grand Hyatt Hong Kong

1 Harbour Road



Hear about the school's exciting developments and the progress of Branksome Hall's new Athletics and Wellness Centre.


Guests from Toronto:
Karrie Weinstock, Deputy Principal
Zahra Valani, Executive Director of Advancement
The Alumnae Association and Women In The Now invite you to...
"Building Your Personal Brand"

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Thursday, November 14
6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
10 Elm Avenue
Cost: $20
Register today!

A presentation and workshop with Susan Kim-Kirkland, President & CEO, JWT Canada.

Pre-ordered tickets only!

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 Stories and Videos from Past Events  
The Marie Hay Memorial Fund 
Spencer West Guest Speaker, Spencer West

On September 23, Spencer visited Branksome and spoke to alumnae, guests, and students in Grades 4 through 12, about the challenges he faced growing up.

A motivational speaker working with Me to We, Spencer had his legs amputated at the pelvis and was told he'd never walk, or be able to care for himself. Read more. 

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This year's take pART Mystery Art Sale, held on October 9, lived up to its reputation of being an "evening of culture and surprises," as art lovers mingled at this popular art sale organized by the Alumnae Association.

Read more and view the video/photos.
Vancouver, BC
Alumnae Reception at the home of
Lisa DAWICK Hudson'92

On October 16, alumnae from the Vancouver area were treated to a delightful reception at the home of Lisa DAWICK Hudson'92.
Guests from Toronto included Principal Karen Jurjevich and Zahra Valani, Executive Director of Advancement.
View photos.
 You Can Do It. It Is Possible. . .    
Girls Who Believe Fest - November 20, 2013


Former Head Girl, Meredith SHAW'00 is making a name for herself in music and radio and can be heard every weekend on Boom 97.3 as one of Toronto's favourite radio personalities.


Girls Who Believe is an idea that grew out of Meredith Shaw's song of the same name. Girls Who Believe wants to be that voice that says "you can do it." Purchase tickets online.


Join Meredith at The Great Hall on November 20 for a night filled with music and celebration.The fest is ALL AGES and proceeds go directly to the charity Girls Inc.


Are you an aspiring singer/songwriter?

Enter the Girls Who Believe Fest Contest