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Holding down the fort: Faculty, staff visit campus during HM Online

Holding down the fort: Faculty, staff visit campus during HM Online
January 14, 2021

  On a normal morning, Public Safety Specialist Glenn Smith would greet hundreds of community members from his seat at the school’s front desk. Since the end of in-person classes in November,...

In-person schooling resumes on Tuesday

In-person schooling resumes on Tuesday
January 14, 2021

On January 19, all students and faculty will return for in-person schooling, Head of School Dr. Tom Kelly said to 446 members of the community in a town hall. Kelly conducted the town hall on Wednesday...

Is impeachment enough? The aftermath of the Trump era

Is impeachment enough? The aftermath of the Trump era
January 14, 2021

2020 was an endless loop of terrible events. As I watched the clock tick down on December 31st, I envisioned a perfect world. Perhaps replacing the number zero with the number one — transforming 2020...

Stop the spread: The dangers of misinformation

Stop the spread: The dangers of misinformation
January 14, 2021

The more polarized we become, the less likely we are to have intelligent, informed, and civilized debates. If we are locked into thinking that "we are always right and the other side is always wrong,"...

Parent Institute: Sachi Feris discusses racial equality

Parent Institute: Sachi Feris discusses racial equality
January 14, 2021

Sachi Feris, the founder of Border Crossers, a nonprofit organization focused on racial equality, held a workshop with the school’s Nursery and Lower Division parents on Tuesday to spur proactive and...

Wexlers Visit Literature of the Levant

January 14, 2021

Award-winning Ethiopian-Israeli filmmaker Esti Wexler and Israeli producer Elad Wexler, her husband, visited English teacher Dr. Deborah Kassel’s Literature of the Levant class yesterday. The Wexlers...

Editorial

Editorial
January 8, 2021

In The New Yorker, historian Jill Lepore wrote, “It’s a paradox of democracy that the best way to defend it is to attack it, to ask more of it, by way of criticism, protest, and dissent. ” We...

Aidan (12) and Maxwell Resnick (12) publish sports analytics book

Aidan (12) and Maxwell Resnick (12) publish sports analytics book
January 8, 2021

In December, Aidan Resnick (12) and Maxwell Resnick (12) self-published “The Stats Game: A Deep Dive into Sports Analytics in the Modern Era.” By discussing advanced sports analytics, the book...

Resolutions to remember: How to spark change in 2021

Resolutions to remember: How to spark change in 2021
January 8, 2021

After a year that can be summed up by words like “quarantine,” “social distancing,” and “cultural-reckoning,” New Year’s resolutions for 2021 are more important than any other year;...

Community debates ethics of traveling over winter break

Community debates ethics of traveling over winter break
January 8, 2021

This winter break, many families opted out of traveling due to fears of contracting and spreading the coronavirus.  Before the break, Head of School Dr. Tom Kelly sent an email reminding the school...

Parents, alumni receive COVID-19 vaccine

Parents, alumni receive COVID-19 vaccine
January 8, 2021

Dr. Robert Grossberg ‘88 has barely seen his mother in the past nine months due to concerns about transmitting COVID-19. However, receiving the new vaccine gives him hope that he can reunite with his...

It’s time to reevaluate our national character

It’s time to reevaluate our national character
January 8, 2021

January 6th was supposed to be a regular day. I was preparing to write my current events assignment, a history project that everyone in my class is required to do this year. I planned on writing about...

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