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Spotlight on Alumni Faculty: Bill and Luisa Knowles

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Leading up to Burke Mountain Academy’s 50th anniversary in 2020, we’ve set out to connect with Burke students and staff from near and far. We caught up with Bill Knowles who was Head Athletic Trainer, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach from 1989 … more



Flexing the Left Hemisphere: What Burkies are Learning in Physics, Calculus and PreCalculus

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In our June 2018 News & Views issue, we asked Science teachers and Burkies to share examples of work their class work. Below is a project sample. TEACHER: David Iverson COURSES: Physics, Calculus, PreCalculus GRADE: 11 & 12 Class time for everybody, … more



Flexing the Left Hemisphere: What Burkies are Learning in Ecology Class

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In our June 2018 News & Views issue, we asked Science teachers and Burkies to share examples of work their class work. Below is a project sample. TEACHER: Lindley van der Linde COURSE TITLE: WT Ecology GRADE: 8th/9th My goal is to … more



Flexing the Left Hemisphere: What Burkies Learn in Biology Classes

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In our June 2018 News & Views issue, we asked Science teachers and Burkies to share examples of work their class work. Below is a project sample. TEACHER: Lindley van der Linde COURSE:  Biology GRADE:  10 Biology can become heavily focused on … more



Mardi Haskell ‘12 Joins BMA staff as Director of Enrollment and Financial Aid

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     Burke Mountain Academy (BMA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Mardi Haskell ‘12 as Director of Enrollment and Financial Aid effective June 15, 2018. “We could not be more pleased to welcome Mardi back to Burke.” says Willy Booker ‘96, … more



Flexing the Left Hemisphere: What Burkies Learn in Math Classes

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In our June 2018 News & Views issue, we asked Science teachers and Burkies to share examples of work their class work. Below are project samples. TEACHER: Vivian Buckley COURSES: Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Statistics GRADES: 9-12 Almost every job in … more



Jenny Bruell Fisher ‘01 and Jake Fisher to Join BMA’s Development and Coaching Teams

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More Familiar Faces Return to BMA for 2018-2019   Jake, Lena and Jenny. Burke Mountain Academy is pleased to announce the hiring of Jenny Bruell Fisher ‘01 and Jake Fisher for the 2018-2019 academic year. Jenny, who earned a B.A. in History … more



BMA Receives U.S. Ski and Snowboard’s Gold Level Podium Certification for 5th Year

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Burke Mountain Academy (BMA) is pleased to announce that it has successfully renewed its U.S. Ski and Snowboard Podium Certification at the Gold level. U.S. Ski & Snowboard’s Podium Club Certification Program requires a rigorous, mission-driven self-assessment and review of best principles … more



Olympian Nolan Kasper ’07 Announces Retirement (Skiracing.com)

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STORY ON SKIRACING.COM After a national team career that stretches back to the 2008 season and three Olympic appearances in Vancouver 2010, Sochi 2014, and PyeongChang 2018, 29-year-old U.S. Ski Team veteran Nolan Kasper announced his retirement from ski racing via Instagram … more



Liz Stephen ’05 retires from U.S. cross-country ski team (ParkRecord.com)

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Liz Stephen charges up a hill at U.S. Cross Country Ski Team roller ski training on the Olympic trails at Soldier Hollow, Utah. (U.S. Ski Team – Tom Kelly) FULL STORY ON PARKRECORD.COM Cross-country skier Liz Stephen is not totally sure what’s … more




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