KUA is pleased to announce that Mike Schafer H'13, P'12, '15, '19 has been chosen to deliver the 2019 commencement address. As he graduates along with the class of his youngest child Jonathan, who will receive his diploma from his Dad, this capstone to Mike’s sixteen years as Head of School honors his long and successful tenure on The Hilltop.
We look forward to hearing Mike’s perspective on his time at KUA, the extraordinary improvements to the school, both physical and academic, over which he presided, and his unique vision for the years ahead. The ceremony begins at 11:00 am on Friday, May 24.
Founded in 1813, Kimball Union Academy is one of the oldest private boarding high schools in New Hampshire and the country. KUA blends the best of the New England boarding tradition with an innovative, modern educational program for a diverse group of day and boarding students from across the country and around the world. Located in Meriden, New Hampshire in the heart of the Upper Valley, Kimball Union is minutes from Dartmouth College and has direct access to Boston and New York.