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The student news site of Brimmer and May School | Chestnut Hill, MA

The Gator

The student news site of Brimmer and May School | Chestnut Hill, MA

The Gator

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College counseling class in 2019. Classes look different this year with social distancing in place and some students learning remotely.
College Counseling Adapts to COVID-19
Karly Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief • December 15, 2020
Both the class and application process have faced changes this year.
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Gator file photo.
Students Share Thoughts on COVID-19 Testing
Nico Jaffer, Journalist • November 20, 2020
Students share their take on being tested.
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Kyrell Luc 21 signs on to play D-1 basketball with Holy Cross. Photo by Nicole DeCesare.
COVID-19 Impacts Recruitment for College Sports
Brian Gamble, Managing Editor • November 16, 2020
With a low likelihood of team sports competing as usual, recruitment will look different this year.
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Illustration by Edan Zinn 23.
Q&A: Teachers on Hybrid Learning
Zoe Kaplan, Associate Editor • November 11, 2020
Teachers share their thoughts on the new learning environment.
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Illustration by Edan Zinn 23.
Q&A: Students Weigh in on School Responses to COVID-19
Grace Papas, Executive Editor • November 10, 2020
The Gator interviewed students from public and private schools in New England on their experiences during the pandemic.
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Black Lives Matter and Pride apparel for sale. Digital Illustration by Edan Zinn 23.
Op-Ed: Fight Like an Activist, Not a Consumer
Edan Zinn, Editor-in-Chief • November 10, 2020
Activism does not require buying material goods to show support.
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Illustration by Edan Zinn 23.
Q&A: Coping with the Pandemic
Natalie Kozhemiakin, Editor-in-Chief • November 4, 2020
Grace Kandiah ‘23 shares her experience on coping with the ongoing pandemic.
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During a field trip to Blue Hills, freshman bond in the early weeks of school. Gator file photo.
Freshmen Adapt to School during COVID-19
Helen Chu, Journalist • November 4, 2020
The 9th Grade class has been particularly affected by changes in schools due to COVID-19.
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Students and faculty enter the Hastings Center on the first day of school.
Photo Essay: Students Return to Campus
Edan Zinn, Editor-in-Chief • September 16, 2020
Last week, the School opened its doors to students for the first time in six months following the closure of campus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Lower School students show off their craft hearts.
Community Supports #BrimmerCares Initiative
Kate Hirschen, Journalist • June 6, 2020
The initiative celebrates community members who are helping others during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Photo illustration  purchased from BigStock.com.
Former Students Reflect on Senior Year
Catherine Leeder, Guest Writer • May 14, 2020
The unusual circumstances have left their mark on many young people, including those who once belonged to this communtiy.
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Photo illustration by Edan Zinn 23.
Teachers and Students Address Zoom Fatigue
Brian Gamble, Managing Editor • May 8, 2020
Video chatting is taxing on the brain and can make it more difficult to remain focused.
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Photo Illustration by Edan Zinn 23.
Zoom Raises Questions of Online Privacy, Security
Charles McLaughlin May 8, 2020
The video conferencing service is under fire for their misleading Privacy Policy.
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The Class of 2020.
Seniors Reflect on Loss, Change, and Hope
Dessie Bell-Kamen, Writer • April 27, 2020
The Class of 2020 reflects on their unexpected spring.
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A Boston city street is deserted.
Photo Essay: Boston Goes Dark
Edan Zinn, Editor-in-Chief • March 24, 2020
On March 23, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced a stay-at-home advisory in the interest of public health amid the rapidly escalating COVID-19 pandemic.
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