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May 30, 2023

Milton Hershey School Memorial Day Assembly Honors Those Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice

On Friday, May 25, the Milton Hershey School community gathered to remember and honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our nation’s freedoms. The MHS Memorial Day Assembly is...

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May 22, 2023

Milton Hershey School Honors Alumnus Jack Thomas ’39 for Generous Gift to Education

On Friday, May 19, the Foundation for Lee County Public Schools in Lee County, Florida, met to celebrate educational successes within the community. But that wasn’t all it celebrated. Milton...

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May 3, 2023

Milton Hershey School Names 2023 Alumnus of the Year

Milton Hershey School has named Robin Ferrer ’00 as the 2023 Alumnus of the Year in recognition of his accomplishments in health care leadership. “Robin has dedicated his career to...

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April 25, 2023

Milton Hershey School Dedicates D. Michael Weller Trades Center

The Milton Hershey School community began its 2023 Alumni Fellowship Weekend by celebrating an alumnus whose decades-long MHS journey included serving as a coach, teacher, and administrator. The D. Michael...

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March 28, 2023

Milton Hershey School Hosts Go R.E.D. Reading Night to Promote Literacy

Dozens of elementary students returned to Milton Hershey School’s Memorial Hall last week, hours after school dismissed, to hear stories read by MHS alumni and interact with members of the...

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Nov. 16, 2022

In Conversation with Andrea Elliott and Trymaine Lee at Milton Hershey School

On Monday, Nov. 14, Milton Hershey School welcomed Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, Andrea Elliott, New York Times investigative reporter and best-selling author, and Trymaine Lee ’96, MSNBC correspondent and podcast host,...

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Nov. 11, 2022

Milton Hershey School Students, Staff, and Alumni Honor Veterans Day

Senior Division students and staff at Milton Hershey School welcomed alumni who have or are currently serving in the United States Armed Services into their history classroom in honor of...

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Oct. 29, 2022

Milton Hershey School Dedicates Family Center in Honor of Gertrude Gurt

Last winter, the Milton Hershey School Family Relations team opened a Family Engagement Center to provide a place on campus for parents/sponsors to call home. Since February 2021, this building...

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Oct. 18, 2022

Milton Hershey School Alumni Come Together for Homecoming Weekend

Last weekend, Milton Hershey School welcomed hundreds of alumni back to Hershey, Pennsylvania—even a few who graduated from MHS in the 1940s—for Homecoming Weekend 2022. For many MHS alumni, this...

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Aug. 15, 2022

Milton Hershey School Kicks Off Day 1 of the 2022-23 School Year

On Monday, Aug. 15, the Milton Hershey School community gathered in Giant Center to celebrate the start of the 2022-23 school year with an Opening of School Assembly. The assembly,...

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