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Northfield Mount Hermon School, Northfield, MA

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

Originally founded by evangelist Dwight L. Moody as the Northfield Seminary for Young Ladies (1879) and the Mount Hermon School for Boys (1881), their campuses on opposite sides of the Connecticut River, the two schools merged in 1971. The Northfield campus was closed in 2005.

Location:
Gill, MA

Founding Date:
1879

Radio Station:
WNMH 91.5

Enrollment:
900

Official Website:
http://www.nmhschool.org/

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Aurelia E. Brazeal
Diplomat
24-Nov-1943   US Ambassador to Ethiopia, 2002-05
John S. Chen
Business
1-Jul-1955   CEO of Sybase
Misha Collins
Actor
20-Aug-1974   Castiel on Supernatural
Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Poet
24-Mar-1919   A Coney Island of the Mind
Lee De Forest
Inventor
26-Aug-1873 30-Jun-1961 Inventor of the Audion vacuum tube
Richard Gilder
Business
c. 1932   Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
F. Philip Handy
Business
c. 1945   Strategic Industries Inc.
David Hartman
Talk Show Host
19-May-1935   Good Morning America
Valerie B. Jarrett
Business
14-Nov-1956   White House Office of Public Liaison
Laura Linney
Actor
5-Feb-1964   Meryl in The Truman Show
James L. McConaughy
Politician
21-Oct-1887 7-Mar-1948 Governor of Connecticut, 1947-48
James W. McLamore
Business
30-May-1926 7-Aug-1996 Co-Founder of Burger King
William R. Rhodes
Business
15-Aug-1935   Vice Chairman of Citigroup
Edward Said
Educator
1-Nov-1935 25-Sep-2003 Orientalism
Frank Shorter
Track and Field
31-Oct-1947   Marathon runner
Paul Stookey
Singer/Songwriter
30-Dec-1937   The Paul in Peter, Paul, and Mary
Uma Thurman
Actor
29-Apr-1970   Kill Bill: Vol. 1
DeWitt Wallace
Business
12-Nov-1889 30-Mar-1981 Founder of Reader's Digest

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Dwight L. Moody
Religion
5-Feb-1837 22-Dec-1899 Revivalist, founder Northfield Mt. Hermon
William R. Rhodes
Business
15-Aug-1935   Vice Chairman of Citigroup


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