The Ghosts of Woodberry Forest

Crawford Humphreys ’18 It is easy to say that in the nearly 130 years that Woodberry Forest has been educating boys, there have been some strange, unprecedented events. Some may be accidents, […]

Senior Slide

Reprinted from the February 17, 1978 Oracle Written by John Phelps Every year about this time an article entitled “Senior Slide” (or some variation thereof) emerges in the pages of The Oracle. […]

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 […]

What’s Behind the Wall?

Charles Hargrove ’17 Upon our Woodberry return, we were introduced to the latest project on campus: a renovation to the Walker Building. Before we left last year, there were rumours as to […]

Innovation

Reprinted from February 12, 1971 Oracle Following the tremendous expression of concern born in the Thursday Discussion groups, it appeared that Woodberry’s students were finally motivated to do more than sit back […]

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 […]

Tradition

Garrett Venable ’17 Tradition by definition is handed down from generation to generation; it is also something that is under constant attack. Woodberry Forest School has many traditions, forged from over a […]