This year’s three week Intensives were among the most varied ever! One group of students traveled to Argentina to work on an organic dairy... Read More
Over forty parents and community members served on Feedback Teams for the January LEAP (Learning, Experience and Performance) Night, where students displayed, described, reflected... Read More
TNS students are lining up some amazing Intensives for this February — three weeks of immersion that will stretch minds and bodies and bring... Read More
A series of three dance workshops will be offered free of charge by TNS student Izzy K. as part of her Senior Project. Come... Read More
The second Friday of every month is Game Night at TNS! A variety of modern and classic board games are played, a different selection... Read More
Lynne Somers (2001) graduated with an MBA from Bentley University with a Business Ethics & Marketing degree. She bought a house in So. Portland and is currently working at LL Bean as a senior analyst in the gift card field.
Dr. Greer Tison (2002) After finishing grad school at the University of Glasgow, Greer is a Veterinarian-Intern at VCA South Shore (Weymouth, MA) Animal Hospital.
Sara Frost (2002) is the owner of Bubble and Flame Soap and Candle Company (http://www.bubbleandflame.com). Check out her incredibly aromatic and beautiful lip balms, soaps lotions and scrubs - they are truly unique and all are handmade in small batches.
Elizabeth Brockway - ‘03 is well on her way to earning a B.A. in Social and Behavioral Sciences with a concentration in Early Childhood Education. In addition to attending USM she has been working as a nanny for 5 children!
Jeremy Tudisco (2004) is a videogame programmer with Rockstar Games. He recently returned from a trip to Berlin, Edinburgh, and Switzerland, working at his company's Scottish office. Apparently those leadership and holistic problem solving skills he picked up at TNS are quite indispensable!
Krista Gagne (2004) is another successful entrepreneur, and owner of Maine Homestead (http://mainehomesteadfarm.com). She makes delicious preserves, relishes, salsas and other condiments. Her habanero jelly is delectable with cream cheese on crackers!
Alisha Langerman and Even O’Day Senior (2005) own Meadowfall Farm in Parsonsfield. Alisha and Evan are experts in wild foraged foods found in local meadows, forests, bogs and beaches. They also cultivate heirloom fruits and vegetables on a small amount of acreage with intensive planting. To learn more about Meadowfall Farm, visit their website: http://www.meadowfallfarm.com/
Ryan Wilson and Gina Simmons (2006) are the proud owners of Common Wealth Poultry Co. in Whitefield., ME. They currently raise and slaughter 10,000 ducks, geese, & chickens per year.
Marion Davis (2006) works at a company doing analytical chemistry testing. They have a food and microbiology lab where they do compliance/regulatory testing for food manufacturers and start ups.
Tom Kittredge (2007) – a board member of TNS, is living in Portland and working as an Enrollment Coordinator at CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange. They’re an NGO that arranges study abroad, work abroad and teach abroad opportunities.
Elena Kaye-Schiess (2007) received a full scholarship as a Master's Candidate in the China Studies Program at Zhejiang University, Hangzhou China. She is doing research on village-level implications of China’s rural land-use policies and development strategies. Check out her blog at: http://elenakayes.com/
Lindsey Cook Riccitelli (2007) is an Outreach/Prevention Specialist at Seacoast Mental Health Center in Portsmouth, NH.
Caleb Viano (2008) After studying mechanical engineering at the University of Montana, Caleb started Viano Moto where he designs and builds motorcycles in Belgrade, Montana.
Alan Rounds (2008) - after graduating from University of ME, Orono, with a degree in Economics, Alan now lives and works in Belfast, ME and is currently a revenue analyst at Athena health - which performs cloud-based medical billing for various practices around the country.
Nate Duquette (2009) graduated from UMaine, Orono - receiving a degree in exercise science and kinesiology, on the path to become a strength and conditioning coach.
Chase Stevens – (2010) is at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, UK. He was accepted to the university’s Honors Master’s Degree program for Philosophy & Linguistics and is studying Cognitive Science, as well. During the summer he is an Undergraduate Software Engineer at Skyscanner, a flight, hotel and car rental price comparison site.
Nick Schmid (2010) is enjoying his sophomore year at the NH Institute of Art in Manchester, where he is studying illustration.