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Lakeside Magazine

Fall 2018, "Global Reach"

Check out the blogs, news stories, galleries, and additional content referenced in the fall 2018 Lakeside magazine.

GSL South Africa: The enthusiasm was palpable

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GSL South Africa: Student photography

Photography teacher Barry Wong designed a one-week course for his South African students, relying on older-generation iPads as both image capture device and image processing station. 

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Mourning Paul Allen, Class of '71

Lakeside alumnus Paul Allen '71 passed away as the magazine was going to print. His contributions to the school will be featured in the spring 2019 issue. Read Head of School Bernie Noe's thoughts about Allen, and watch a short news story from KOMO News.

Initiatives and innovations

Lakeside is committed to creating environments that support new ways of learning, thinking, and doing. Learn more about recent initiatives.

A decade of creating new opportunities for students to thrive

Updates on Our Work Together: Inclusion, Multiculturalism, Respect

Words of praise at close of NWAIS re-accreditation visit

Professional development focuses on learning about systemic racism

Helping students lead balanced lives on pg. 10 draws on previous work discussed in the spring 2016 article "A Broader Definition of Success."

Commencement 2018

Talk to us!

Lakeside magazine welcomes your suggestions and letters to the editor. Please send them to or via social media.

Calling all alumni!

It takes a village to raise a child. 

For an upcoming issue of Lakeside magazine, we are looking to highlight alumni dedicated to supporting children and families — including pediatricians, therapists, researchers, people who work in adoption and foster care, child advocates, parent-support group leaders, and early-childhood educators.

If you are or know of a Lakeside alum who is an expert that families turn to when they need support, please send names and contact information to

Editor: Carey Quan Gelernter
Writers: Leslie Schuyler, Paula Bock, Amanda Darling, Carey Quan Gelernter, Mike Lengel
Alumni relations news: Kelly Poort
Art director: Carol Nakagawa
Photographers: Tom Reese, Clayton Christy, Paul Dudley, Lindsay Orlowski
Graphics: Lindsay Orlowski
Copy editor: Mark Watanabe

Lakeside magazine is published twice yearly, in fall and spring, by the communications office of Lakeside School. To view past issues, visit us on issuu.