Category: Spotlight

Mr. Hornady

Braxton Clark ’18 “So what about me?” Wallace Hornady asked his boss James Litton on a train ride from Princeton to New York. “And that’s how I became the assistant music director at the American Boychoir.” Never mind that Hornady is a trained organist and a graduate of […]

Dr. Erb

Wilks Rogers ’19 Although Paul Erb has only worked at Woodberry for two years, he has made an impressive impact on his students and the community at large. Dr. Erb became a teacher to honor a tradition, his father and grandfather were both teachers. Dr. Erb currently teaches […]

Mr. Frazier Stowers Interview

Jamie Woo ’19 Woodberry’s cold winter is heated up with future tigers hungering to enter the Forest. Frazier Stowers’ 04, a former prefect, came back to Woodberry in 2016 to serve as the director of admissions. I interviewed Mr. Stowers some questions that the Woodberry community and future […]

Spotlight: Mr. Huber

Wilks Rogers ’19 Paul Huber is a connection. A connection between alumni and current students. Many alumni are taken back to their Woodberry days when they see Mr. Huber. He is a bridge between that time and now. Current and former students can tell you about the hard […]

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 […]