About Jahna Balk

Director of Development and Communications for The Hudson School.

Student Art Exhibit to Open May 7 with Reception

For Immediate Release: The Mason Civic League is pleased to present an exhibition of art works by students of - The HUDSON SCHOOL Department of Art and Media May 7 – 31, 2017 at The Mason Civic League 1200 Washington Street Hoboken, New Jersey 07030 201-706-8088 Opening Reception: Sunday, May 7, 5-7 pm - light [...]

2017-04-26T19:26:44+00:00 April 26th, 2017|

The Hudson School Presents Les Misérables

THE HUDSON SCHOOL IN HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY PRESENTS LES MISERABLES School Edition performed entirely by students A musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg Based on the Novel by Victor Hugo The Hudson School - 601 Park Ave, Hoboken, NJ 07030 May 5, 6 & 7 and May 12, 13 & 14 Fri 7:00 PM, [...]

2017-04-26T19:20:22+00:00 April 26th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Spring Break Destination

Dear Parents, For my Spring Break destination, I didn’t choose Iceland, though I am envious of those who got to go. Instead, I combined business and pleasure in a whirlwind college adventure, stopping at 19 campuses in DC, Virginia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. When touring, I checked admissions offices for materials (and to see how [...]

2017-04-21T18:57:17+00:00 April 21st, 2017|

2017 Spring Soiree Auction & Dinner Fundraiser May 4

 TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE, USE THE PORTAL BELOW TO PURCHASE TICKETS WITH A CHECK, OR TO PURCHASE ADS/SPONSORSHIPS PLEASE USE THE FORM LINKED BELOW AND SEND IT TO THE HUDSON SCHOOL 601 PARK, HOBOKEN, 07030 IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO ATTEND, BUT WOULD LIKE TO MAKE A DONATION, PLEASE VISIT OUR ONLINE [...]

2017-04-26T14:23:22+00:00 April 11th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Out Like a Lion

Dear Parents, March goes out like a lamb. March Madness ends in March. High school seniors now know their options for college... April Fool! This application cycle again proved that nothing is final, except maybe the Final Four. Final Four Fun Facts Interesting non-sports trivia about the Final Four: South Carolina Gamecocks. This university system [...]

2017-04-03T13:12:23+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: It’s All About Time

Dear Parents, Handling acceptances. Coming up with waitlist strategies. Getting over rejection. It’s all playing out this week for seniors. At the same time, our juniors are getting their feet wet in the process. Not only are they planning college tours, many for spring break, but they’re also learning the ins and outs of essay [...]

2017-04-03T12:34:33+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: We’re Getting Close

Dear Parents, We’re getting close. Within two weeks, certainly by the time March Madness concludes, seniors will have received the bulk of their admissions decisions. Juniors who took the March 11 SAT will soon find out their test scores, while others await the April 8 ACT. Here are some other noteworthy developments on the college [...]

2017-03-17T11:07:08+00:00 March 17th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Spring Ahead

Last week, we wondered if March would go out like a lamb, rewarding our fine applicants with offers of admission. Since then, we've been getting reacquainted with winter and the many issues associated with the college process. As you prepare to spring ahead this weekend, here are some noteworthy items. Answering the Dreaded Question Continuing [...]

2017-03-10T12:52:49+00:00 March 10th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: On the March

Dear Parents, Sure enough, March is coming in like a lion. But for college applicants awaiting their decisions, will it go out like a lamb? Many colleges aren’t announcing admissions decisions until the very end of the month—some even later. So here are some things parents and students can do in March. Learn How to [...]

2017-03-09T14:06:45+00:00 March 7th, 2017|