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

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

The Gator

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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Op-Ed: Things To Do At Home During COVID-19

Op-Ed: Things To Do At Home During COVID-19

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 16, 2020
Thankfully, during COVID-19, there are lots of fun and relaxing at-home activities we can indulge in to pass the time.
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Cartoon by Jennifer Ngo 23.

Op-Ed: Money Trumps Merit in College Admissions

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief November 13, 2019
Lawsuits are a first step towards a more equitable future.
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A screenshot of the Schools new online destination.

School Launches Redesigned Website

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief September 25, 2019
To modernize its digital appearance, the School launched a redesigned website over the summer.
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Photo Illustration by Michelle Levinger 19.

New Discipline System Prompts Referral Uptick

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief April 17, 2019
There have been around 20 percent more ISCRs issued this year than detentions last year.
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Concept of leadership represented by a line of people in 3d with the leader at front.

Op-Ed: Should Schools Rank Students?

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief February 26, 2019
If administrators care about their students’ well-being, they must eradicate class rank.
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Op-Ed: Womens March Corruption Delays Progress

Op-Ed: Women’s March Corruption Delays Progress

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief February 13, 2019
We cannot allow those who condone hate speech to control a social movement.
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Students studying in the Learning Commons. Photo by David Barron.

How Students Use Free Periods

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief January 16, 2019
Overall, most are happy with the system and how they make use of time.
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Environment change and ecology global warming drought or refreshing tree. Photo illustration purchased from BigStock.com.

With Climate Change, Indifference Spells Disaster

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 12, 2018
Trump has taken a stance of ignorance on the issue, disregarding all scientific evidence.
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Scott Kovin directs the Middle School choir. Photo by Sita Alomran 19.

New Teacher Profile: Scott Koven

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 12, 2018
The professional singer is bringing his skills to Brimmer.
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microphone with a podcast icon on a table

AP Lit Students Create Podcasts

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 11, 2018
Exploring the intersection of storytelling and technology.
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In 2018, students led a walk-out for Radical Compassion on campus. Photo by Michelle Levinger 19.

Exploring Empathy and Ethical Thinking

Camille Cherney, Co-Editor-in-Chief November 9, 2018
With students fighting for social justice and reform, the theme arose organically
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