Falmouth Academy inaugurated the Community Series in 2001 with Atlantic correspondent Robert Kaplan. Speakers have included NPR’s Bill Littlefield; former CBS Moscow Bureau chief, Dr. Beth Knobel; and Robert H. Pelletreau, former Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs. The lectures, which celebrate community, are partially funded by the Woods Hole Foundation. The Falmouth Academy Community Series is free and open to the public.
2019-20 COMMUNITY SERIES
Living with White Sharks
Thursday, October 10, 2019, 7 PM
Dr. Greg Skomal, Ph.D., Massachusetts Department of Fisheries
Exploring the Ocean - How undersea robots are evolving to meet the challenges
Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7 PM
Andy Bowen, Director of the National Deep Submergence Facility, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and alumna Allisa Dalpe '12, Ph.D. candidate in Ocean Engineering, University of New Hampshire.
Food Safety and Sustainability
March 26, 2020, 7 PM
Urvashi Rangan, Ph.D., former director of the Consumer Safety and Sustainability Group for Consumer Reports in conversation with Head of School Matt Green.
Inside the Football Mind of Bill Belichick
April 9 at 7 PM
John Powers, a longtime sportswriter for The Boston Globe, will speak about his new book, Fridays with Bill: Inside the Football Mind of Bill Belichick.