Faculty/Staff Bio

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Alex Shuman

B.A., St. Lawrence University; M.A., Columbia University



Work Phone: 860-945-7934

Year Appointed: 2015

Alex joins the Taft community from the Maret School in Washington, D.C, prior to which he spent a year teaching at the Allen Stevenson School in New York City, and eight years at Indian Mountain School where he was the Chairman of the History Department. Alex is a graduate of Berkshire School and St. Lawrence University, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History and played on the football team. In 2014, he received his Master’s degree in the Teaching of Social Studies from Teachers College of Columbia University. At Taft, Alex will teach in the history department, will be an Assistant Coach for Football, and will be the Head Coach for Thirds Boys’ Hockey. Alex resides on HDT 3.

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