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History speaker series explores BLM through webinar

History speaker series explores BLM through webinar
September 18, 2020

Professors Dr. Crystal Feimster and Dr. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor contextualized the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement yesterday on a Google Meet webinar. The speakers also answered questions submitted by...

Students confront new testing options

Students confront new testing options
September 18, 2020

Beginning in March and continuing through the summer, the College Board and ACT closed test centers across the country due to safety concerns surrounding COVID-19, leaving many students stressed and unable...

Public Safety Officer Mike Rooney passes away

Public Safety Officer Mike Rooney passes away
September 11, 2020

For 31 years, beloved public safety officer Mike Rooney was the first face to greet students and faculty walking onto campus. To the deep sorrow of the school community, Rooney, who retired in 2017, passed...

Black students demand change at HM

Black students demand change at HM
September 11, 2020

Over the summer, nearly 40 students from 12 schools in the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) formed Black Students Demanding Change (BSDC), an organization that advocates for racially...

Upper Division Orientation welcomes students

Upper Division Orientation welcomes students
September 11, 2020

The annual Upper Division Orientation (UDO) occurred over Zoom on September 4, replacing the three-day Dorr campus experience. This year, 54 new students and 63 returning students at UDO were divided...

Flik adjusts lunch options

Flik adjusts lunch options
September 11, 2020

All food and drinks will be free this September to limit crowding around the cashier — one of the many changes to school policy implemented to ensure students’ and faculty members’ safety while eating...

SuperTrans adds safety regulations

SuperTrans adds safety regulations
September 11, 2020

For the safety of the hundreds of students who take school-provided transportation every day, Head of School Dr. Tom Kelly, Director of Transportation Robert Forcelli, and SuperTrans Bus Company Owner...

School takes precautionary measures against coronavirus

School takes precautionary measures against coronavirus
September 11, 2020

After six months apart, all faculty and students will return for in-person schooling until Thanksgiving break, Head of School Dr. Tom Kelly wrote in an email. “Any time we can spend together — employees...

New classes: History of the Silk Roads

New classes: History of the Silk Roads
June 3, 2020

The key to understanding World History is understanding the Silk Roads, history teacher Dr. Susan Groppi said. Material goods were traded on the Silk Roads, but so were religions, languages, agricultural...

New classes: Canciones, cantantes y Poetas- revoluciones del mundo hispano

New classes: Canciones, cantantes y Poetas- revoluciones del mundo hispano
June 3, 2020

Every year in World Languages Department Chair Maria del Pilar Valencia’s AP Spanish class, there is a period of time after the students take the AP and before the year ends in which the class has no...

A leader in STEM and equity, Screen moves on

A leader in STEM and equity, Screen moves on
June 3, 2020

Computer Science and Robotics Department Chair Danah Screen is leaving the school to continue her teaching career at the Dalton School. Screen has been teaching at the school for five years. At Dalton,...

Circles, calculus, and comics: Garcia says goodbye

Circles, calculus, and comics: Garcia says goodbye
June 3, 2020

“Even though math was never and probably won’t be my life's passion, Garcia made math so applicable and so interesting to me in so many ways, and I really appreciate that about him,” Roey Nornberg...

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