Category: Spotlight

Spotlight: Ms. Wilson

Patrick Noonan ’19 When asked her favorite color, new Woodberry teacher Kristyn Wilson will quickly exclaim, “Carolina Blue!” Once a Tar Heel, always a Tar Heel.   Wilson, a former Morehead-Cain Scholar and 2016 graduate of the University of North Carolina, is a new faculty member, a Kenan-Lewis […]

Faculty Spotlight: Mr. Tom Parker

Charles Hargrove ’17 “Rewarding” Tom Parker decided to take a look at Woodberry as a place to teach after hearing about the school through his brother who attended the University of Virginia. He made several trips to the Forest before interviewing with then Headmaster Emmett Wright. Falling for […]

Staff Spotlight: James T Minor

Noel Turlington ’18 Woodberry is a community in every meaning of the word. We have our own post office, farm, and stores: the fir tree and student store. Students, teachers, and staff work together keeping the Woodberry clock ticking. Each part makes Woodberry what it is, and if […]

An Interview with Dr. Hulsey

John Pittman ’16 The majority of the senior class this year has a unique perspective, having been at Woodberry for two years with Dr. Campbell, and now in their second year with Dr. Hulsey. In these past two years, we, in particular, have seen a lot of change. […]

Mrs. Rob – A Cornerstone

Wilks Rogers ’19 When Woodberry boys reflect upon their Woodberry career, Mrs. Lee Robinson – or simply Mrs. Rob – often comes to mind. Mrs. Rob can be considered many things, but most importantly, she is a friend. She started working here in 1981, and watched her son […]

WFSPN: The Whole Story

Gray Robertson ’16 takes us through both his inception of the idea for the Woodberry Forest School Production Network as well as the long and difficult path that he followed in order to get it off the ground “You are watching…AND listening LIVE from Johnson Stadium…” I will […]