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Kimball Union Academy

Be You. Become Who You Want to Be.

Investing in your education is one of the most important decisions you can make. So is determining the place you want to call home. At Kimball Union Academy, you’ll find a transformational education that puts you at the heart of the experience.

Happening Around Campus

List of 3 news stories.

  • Ceramics Teacher Earns National Recognition

    Two works by teacher and artist Ursula Fries-Herfort P’17 P’14 have been selected by one of the top ceramic exhibitions in the country. The exhibition, Strictly Functional Pottery National, is unique in that is provides an opportunity for functional pots and wares to receive much-deserved recognition.
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  • Read Along with Our All-School Read

    This year’s All-School Read, The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline, is a thought-provoking and engaging book that delves into issues of climate change, Indigenous persecution, and family bonds.
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  • Recognizing the 2020-2021 Award Recipients

    At the close of each year, the Academy presents awards to students and community members in recognition of hard work and dedication to academic studies, personal well-being, and the entire Kimball Union community.
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List of 4 events.

  • Oct

    Admission Open House

    Join us to hear from Head of School Tyler Lewis, experience our breathtaking campus, and engage with various members of our community, while learning about the wide-ranging opportunities available to you at KUA.
    Location: KUA Campus
  • Oct

    Flick Gig

    Empire Wild is a genre-bending, crossover trio founded by Ken Kubota, Brandon Ilaw, and Mitch Lyon. Ken and Mitch bring all the cello has to offer - bowed, plucked, chopped and more. Brandon can be found singing and playing anything he can get his hands on – often a cajon, sometimes a guitar or piano, maybe some ankle bells. All classically trained, the three musicians met at Juilliard and formed Empire Wild as a vehicle for their love of musical exploration - fusing the sounds of pop, folk, Broadway and more into their songwriting and composition. Their debut EP ‘Paper Seasons’ features all original songs, highlighting the trio’s unique sound and instrumentation. Based in NYC, they have brought their signature mix of original music, inventive covers and twists on the classical canon to audiences across the country.
    Location: Flickinger Auditorium
    Contact: Kay McCabe
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  • Oct

    Family Weekend

  • Oct

    Family Weekend