January 14, 2018: Students and alumnae gathered together for the annual Harpswell Alumnae Day, organized by our fantastic Harpswell Alumnae Association officers. The day began with a traditional Khmer blessing dance performed by students and was followed by several outstanding musical performances. Students heard from alumnae, who shared their experiences since graduation, with discussions [...]
December 1, 2017: We invite you to click here to read our latest newsletter and to learn about the progress that Harpswell has made and the many outstanding accomplishments of our students, alumnae, and Leadership Residents this past year.
November 23, 2017: Happy Thanksgiving! Harpswell students had a blast cooking a traditional Thanksgiving meal together at the TT dormitory.
July 1, 2017: Harpswell-ASEAN Program in Women's Leadership in Partnership with KANITA at Universiti Sains Malaysia is off to a great start! Topics over the past week have included Gender Theory taught by Dr. Noraida Endut, ASEAN and Women's Empowerment with trainer Dr. Chheang Vannarith, Leadership Skills with Professor Madhulika Kaushik, and Critical Thinking [...]
June 25, 2017: 17 Harpswell women celebrated their graduation from the program with a morning of speeches, music, laughter and tears. Harpswell Alumnae Association members came to support their younger sisters and welcome them to their ranks. Thanks to the parents who joined the celebration and have shared their magnificent daughters with us, [...]
May 5, 2017: Harpswell alumna (Class of 2012) Kim Sokngim graduated with a BS cum laude in Civil Engineering from the University of Georgia yesterday. Sokngim will work for the international engineering firm AECOM on their road and bridge projects, starting out in the Atlanta office. Following the graduation, there was a party hosted by Catherine [...]
April 29, 2017: Enterprise Bank hosted an event for the Harpswell Foundation in Lowell, MA. Speakers included Founder Alan Lightman, Alumna Malin Ieng, Alumna Sereyrath Ly, former LR and US Fellows Coordinator Maggie Doyle, along with Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA), Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations at UMass Lowell, Michael Tith, and President of Middlesex [...]
Harpswell has just opened a new Alumnae House as part of an Alumnae Resources Program. The House will be available to host first year graduates, and will also be used as a gathering place for all alumnae and alumnae programs. Harpswell Alumna Rada Chhorn (2012) is our new Alumnae Resource Coordinator, working with [...]
March 27, 2017: We are thrilled to announce Harpswell's new Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summer Leadership Program, in partnership with with the Center for Research on Women and Gender (KANITA) at the Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in Penang, Malaysia. The 2-week Leadership Program will pilot during the summer 2017 with young [...]
March 2017: Harpswell is excited to welcome a new Advisory Board Member, Jordan Sachs. Jordan has been a stalwart supporter, advocate and advisor to Harpswell, and has made annual visits to the Harpswell dormitories many times over the past decade. For Jordan’s bio, please click here. (link to his bio on Advisory Board page) [...]