An Unexpected Prom Date

[fblike] As Kentucky center Eloy Vargas was signing autographs at an event in Bowling Green, Ky., on Saturday morning, a high school student approached him with an unusual request. Natascha Richardson, a senior at nearby Gatton Academy, asked Vargas if he’d be her date to her senior prom that night. “It was my turn to get an Read More…

[Harlaxton ’11] A Video Tour of the Manor

After flying over 5,000 miles, we arrived in England on Monday.  Though experiencing the symptoms of jetlag, we all have been exploring Harlaxton Manor, its surrounding grounds, and the nearby city of Grantham.  On Monday night, “Zyggy,” our tour guide, took us around the manor.  There is no doubt about it: Harlaxton is HUGE.  In Read More…

Full Video: Gatton Academy Third Annual Commencement (2010)

Gatton Academy Third Annual Commencement (2010) from Gatton Academy on Vimeo. Celebration of Commencement Weekend at Western Kentucky University continued on Saturday as The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky honored its third graduating class of high school seniors. Fifty-one students representing 37 counties from across the Commonwealth were recognized during Read More…

Full Video: Senior Recognition Ceremony for the Class of 2010

Senior Recognition Ceremony for the Class of 2010 from Gatton Academy on Vimeo. The Gatton Academy administration honors the graduating Class of 2010 during the Senior Recognition Ceremony. Students were recognized for honors, research, service, Community Developers, Academy Avatars, and more. Students also shared their appreciation for Academy staff members’ guidance and support. Finally, Academy Read More…