Robert Crabtree (Le. 1960-66) is Professor of Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at Yale University since 1977. His research focuses on design and synthesis of inorganic, coordination or organometallic molecules with unusual structures and properties. Robert has just become a member of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences of the US.
The Old Brightonian Community
We are delighted to hear that OB Max Elton (Ab. 2008-10)'s play "End of Hope" has been picked up by the Soho Theatre in the West End!
We are absolutely delighted to hear that one of our newest Old Brightonians, Marcus Smith (Le. 2011-17) will be joining the England Rugby pre-season training squad.
James Adutt (Le. 1982-87) is a Senior Civil Servant in the Government Legal Department, and a classical pianist. We have been lucky to welcome James back to the College a few times now to help with our annual Law Conference, to give advice to Sixth Formers interested in pursuing a career in law.
With a strong anti-bullying message, Brighton College pupils and staff embraced the 'Summer of Love' theme of this year's parade.
Congratulations to Toby Harries (Sc. 2012-17) for winning a gold medal for Great Britain in the 200m race in the European U20 Championships in Grosseto, Italy in July.