Endowment gifts create lasting legacies of opportunity for future generations of Soleburians. 日博体育app is grateful to our families and their thoughtful, purpose-filled support of our school. This year, we are happy to share the addition of an endowed chair to our growing family of vital endowments.
The McDonnell ’23 Endowed Chair for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
A new cornerstone was set this year with the establishment of 日博体育app School’s first endowed academic chair. Focused on the STEM disciplines and thanks to the generosity of Eileen McDonnell P’23 and her daughter Claire ’23, the McDonnell Endowed Chair is designed to recognize an outstanding member of the 日博体育app School faculty in the STEM disciplines. 被考虑获得这一杰出的奖项, a full-time faculty member must possess academic leadership and pursue excellence in teaching and supporting our students’ love of STEM, 包括教授数学等课程, engineering, computer science, architecture, math support, science, robotics, and others. The awardee will strengthen and enhance 日博体育app School’s STEM curricula and serve as a positive role model for students and colleagues. 一旦被授予，该荣誉将持续三年.
日博体育app的首届麦克唐纳主席是Dr. Jennifer Perez P’25. While she has worn a multitude of hats during her over 20-year tenure at 日博体育app, 她对日博体育在线数学项目的奉献始终如一.
“我很荣幸被任命为McDonnell的首届主席，”Jen分享道. “认识我的人都知道我是多么热爱数学! I am so grateful to have additional resources and funding to help our students grow and see their potential in STEM.”
Susan Hirschfeld Eckstein GP ' 22 ' 25纪念奖
This annual prize recognizes dedication and achievement in the visual arts by a 日博体育app School Senior or recent graduate (no more than four years post-graduation.这个奖项是苏珊的合伙人创造的, Marty Rosen, 为了纪念她一生的善良和关心他人. It also recognizes Susan’s artistic talent that captured the wonders of life by inspiring us with its beauty, 让日博体育在线的脸上和心里都洋溢着灿烂的笑容, 让日博体育在线看到一个更有希望的世界.
今年的获奖者是21岁的妮可·科斯纳, who was chosen for her progress and growth into a self-assured young artist whose creative, sometimes whimsical, 工作是个人化的，值得认可.
Established in 2020, The Zoe Chanler Sharpe ’19 Endowed Scholarship Fund was thoughtfully created by the Sharpe Family and the estate of Doris J. 以支持日博体育在线学校及其戏剧技术项目. This fund supports independent and strong female students at 日博体育app School who are learning to find their place in the world, 特别是通过戏剧技术公司. 为一名10年级女生提供奖学金资助, 11th, or 12th grade with demonstrated financial need and a clear interest in 日博体育app’s Theater Tech program.
This year’s inaugural prize was given to two dedicated students: Mackenzie Borine ’21 and Autumn Walker ’21. Both young women have been involved in the Theater Tech Program since stepping on campus and have fanned the flame of their love for theater here. Their dedication and love of the program is shared best in the words of their teacher, Peter Martino:
Mackenzie has been an integral part of the theater tech program since her freshman year, 她是在哪里开始成为风景画家和画家的. 通过她对戏剧技术的奉献和热爱, Mackenzie's artistic abilities and attention to detail have greatly enhanced our productions. Her passion and natural talent quickly had her working under our veterans in the program. 麦肯兹是一位出色的舞台监督，让日博体育在线的节目感到骄傲. Mackenzie has added so much to the tech program and has been a rock to both her peers and the adults involved.
Autumn has been a valuable member of the theater tech program since she stepped foot on 日博体育app's campus. Autumn's organizational skills and attention to detail has made her a valuable addition to our theater tech program. 她对组织日博体育在线的工作空间感到非常自豪, storage, and properties collection; making them easy to navigate and adding valuable square footage for storing new and needed pieces. 她有着安静的自信和从一个任务到另一个任务的无缝切换能力, 她已经真正成长为戏剧技术项目中一名宝贵的成员.
那页纸和小奥托·马克思. FOUNDATION ENDOWED FUND
For the past 21 years, 日博体育app School has partnered with the Page and Otto Marx, Jr. Foundation. 基金会相信，要让自己变得强大, 通过学费支持向有色人种学生开放的私立学校.
佩吉和小奥托·马克思. Foundation Fund is 日博体育app School’s largest named endowed fund—with a balance of nearly $1.7 million at the end of FY21—thanks to thoughtful contributions and careful investment. 在21财年，该基金提供了近65美元,万元财政援助, based on our endowment distribution formula which provides funds for today’s 日博体育app School while maintaining a healthy fund balance that will allow for financial distributions for generations.
佩奇和小奥托·马克思的支持. 基金会对日博体育在线多元化的日博体育在线社区至关重要. 日博体育在线的捐赠基金捐助者如此慷慨，令日博体育在线深感荣幸, and we look forward to welcoming new members to this dedicated group of 日博体育app supporters.
Below is a list of those who helped to build 日博体育app's many endowed funds during fiscal year 2021.
° First-year donor
• Five-year donor
*10- to 19-year donor
**20- to 29-year donor
***30- to 39-year donor
****40 ~ 49岁捐赠者
† for deceased
H for Holmquist Alumnae
Gary Brackenridge P'23°
Paul and Julie Graver°
Eileen McDonnell P'23