特别活动2021 - 2022


2021-2022杰出访问澳门太阳集团: Dr. J. 马歇尔·谢泼德的02
Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd is a leading international expert in weather and climate and is the Georgia Athletic Association Distinguished Professor of Geography and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Georgia.  Dr. Shepherd was the 2013 President of American Meteorological Society (AMS), the nation’s largest and oldest professional/science society in the atmospheric and related sciences. Dr. Shepherd serves as Director of the University of Georgia’s (UGA) Atmospheric Sciences Program and Full Professor in the Department of Geography where he was a previous Associate Department Head. Dr. Shepherd also holds a joint appointment in the College of Engineering and is the Associated Director for Climate and Outreach in its Institute for Resilient Infrastructure Systems (IRIS).
This talk will be held virtually and is open to the public, but registration is required. 报名将在临近日期时进行


2021-2022 Distinguished Humanities Lecturer: Jon Grinspan '02
Jon Grinspan is Curator of Political History at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. 他是获奖作品的作者 The Virgin Vote: How Young Americans Made Democracy Social, 政治的个人, 投票在19世纪很流行. 他最近出版了他的第二本书 The Age of Acrimony: How Americans Fought to Fix Their Democracy, 1865-1915. 他经常给报社投稿 New York Times,并被刊登在 The New Yorker, the 华盛顿邮报》和其他地方. 他住在华盛顿特区.C.
This talk will be held virtually and is open to the public, but registration is required. 报名将在临近日期时进行




2021-2022 Distinguished Visiting Justice Leader: Tiffany Jewell
实时虚拟谈话和Q&和蒂芙尼·朱厄尔, 一个黑人混血作家, twin sister, 第一代美国人, cisgender mama, 反偏见反种族主义(ABAR)教育家, and consultant. 她是#1的作者 New York Times 排名第一的独立畅销书, 这本书是反种族主义的, 一本让年轻人和所有人觉醒的书, take action, 做反种族主义的工作. Tiffany is currently working on multiple book projects for readers of all ages.

2020-2021 Distinguished Humanities Lecturer: James Ijames
James Ijames is an award-winning Philadelphia-based playwright, director, performer, and educator. 詹姆斯讨论了他的工作,包括他的戏剧 Fat Ham, being 在威尔玛剧院以数字形式首次公演 this spring and described as a "contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, 故事发生在美国南部的一个养猪场, that explores big issues (like toxic masculinity and cycles of violence) with a light touch."
April 22, 2021

2020-2021杰出访问科学家:博士. Robin Hopkins
实时虚拟谈话和Q&A with Dr. Robin Hopkins, an evolutionary biologist with a deep background in botany, ecology, plant-pollinator关系, 自然选择和物种形成的动力. Dr. Hopkins is the John Loeb Associate Professor of Natural Sciences and Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University.
April 7, 2021

2020-2021 Distinguished Visiting Justice Leader: André Robert Lee
Live virtual Q&A与André董事罗伯特李 Virtually Free,一个纪录片 exploring an unlikely Richmond partnership and its effort to transform the justice system and stop mass incarceration

2019-2020 Distinguished Visiting Humanities Speaker: Daniel Immerwahr '98
Author and associate professor at Northwestern University, specializing in 20th-century U.S. 全球背景下的历史. 他的新书 如何隐藏一个帝国:一个历史 更大的美国,由 New York Times 这本书“充满讽刺、可读性强、令人震惊”.”
虚拟访问- 2020年春季

2019-2020年度杰出访问科学家:Helen White
Haverford College Associate Professor whose work as a geochemist has focused on the 深水地平线 oil spill in a collaborative project that examined what happened chemically to the oil and to the dispersants used in the aftermath of the disaster.
虚拟访问- 2020年春季

A special opportunity for parents and guardians to become Friends’ Central students for just one night. 有大量的供品 Microscopy and 勃朗宁的科学 to 伊斯兰建筑 and Quaker Schools & Climate Change今年的节目是“难忘之夜”. 

2019-2020年杰出访问法官. Steven Larson
Dr. 史蒂文·拉森,HBO纪录片的主角 澳门太阳集团移民, 是Puentes de Salud, a nonprofit organization that promotes the health and wellness of Philadelphia’s rapidly growing Latinx immigrant population. 

澳门太阳集团中心和儿童图书世界举办 author Raina Telgemeier, 《澳门太阳集团》畅销书作者 Smile

A Free science program for Children ages 2 1/2 to 6 and their families, held at the Lower School

2018-2019杰出访问科学家:Rebecca Saxe
Cognitive neuroscientist and professor in the MIT Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Dr. Saxe将分享她的研究成果. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
April 15, 2019

澳门太阳集团中心和儿童图书世界举办 Kwame Alexander - poet, educator, New York Times 21本书的畅销书作者, and recipient of the 2015 Newbery Medal - and authors/illustrators from his new publishing imprint, Versify. Kwame and his authors and illustrators presented a performance unlike any other! 
April 5, 2019

2018-2019 Distinguished Visiting Humanities Lecturer: Daniel Torday
Author and Associate Professor and Director of Creative Writing at Bryn Mawr College, 丹尼尔·托蒂谈到了他的新书 Boomer1:小说 . 
March 13, 2019

Dr. 肯尼斯·金斯伯格: 抚养孩子 & Adolescents Who are Prepared to Thrive in a Challenging World
Dr. 肯尼斯·金斯伯格, professor of pediatric medicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, shared his research on fostering resilience in young people, translating the best of what is known from research and practice into practical approaches for parents.

With classes ranging from Microscopy and Yoga to Shakespeare and Gender, A Night Out  gave the FCS community a chance to travel back in time and be a Friends' Central student for an evening. The evening began with a keynote by Head of School Craig N. Sellers, followed by a unique 45-minute class taught by an outstanding FCS teacher. 

2018-2019年度杰出客座法官. 莫娜Hanna-Attisha
Dr. 莫娜Hanna-Attisha, 谁的研究揭露了弗林特的水危机, 是一个儿科医生, professor, 公共卫生倡导者, and author of What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City

澳门太阳集团中心和儿童图书世界举办 An Evening with Sarah J. Maas
#1 New York Times 畅销书作者 Throne of Glass series and 荆棘庭院 and Roses series Sarah J. 马斯来到澳门太阳集团中心讨论她的新书 猫女:SoulStealer
August 7, 2018

The 2018 Education Forum for Families with Intellectually Curious Students
April 15, 2018

2017-2018 Distinguished Visiting Scientist: Douglas Emlen
April 11, 2018

April 10, 2018

忧郁的夜晚 & 努力运动

澳门太阳集团中心和儿童图书世界举办 author & 活动家马利迪亚斯 

澳门太阳集团中心和儿童图书世界举办 author Kate DiCamillo
纽伯瑞获奖作家 Flora & Ulysses and Despereaux的故事


Screenagers 电影放映及家长计划

《与莎拉·J的一个下午. Maas
#1 New York Times 畅销书作家 of the Throne of Glass series and 荆棘庭院 and Roses series

2016-2017 Distinguished Humanities Lecturer: Elizabeth Milroy
发明公共公园:弗雷德里克·劳·奥姆斯特德(Frederick Law Olmsted) & 费城的绿色的地方”

2016-2017杰出访问科学家:Janna Levin
April 5, 2017

克里斯·科尔弗,金球奖获奖演员 & author
July 13, 2017