On Giving…

We can’t express how important your support of GLBBS is to the future of the School and our students. ¬†Likewise, while there are many things we could write about current first-year student Sam Hill, we think his mother’s words are more heartfelt and eloquent than anything we could author. ¬†Following is her recent letter, edited, […]

Posted: January 2, 2017 | View More »

The Van Lokerens Preserve a Vital Piece of GLBBS History

In 2007, Patrick Mahon, as GLBBS lead instructor, chose a design by the prominent, Michigan-born naval architect, Nelson Zimmer, who had just passed away, to be the first major boat-building project for the School. Originally drawn as a fishing tender on the Great Lakes, with a unique forward helm, Zimmer had modified the plans to […]

Posted: July 6, 2016 | View More »