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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

Robb Elementary School in Uvalde Texas, 2015. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Op-Ed: Action, Not Just ‘Thoughts and Prayers,’ After Uvalde Shooting

Madeleine Pogoda, Journalist May 27, 2022
We need to stop just feeling bad about gun violence—we must take action so it does not happen again.
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Photos courtesy of Brimmer and May School.

Kassim ’24, Williams ’23, Altschul ’25 Elected to Senate E-Board

Kate Hirschen, Journalist May 23, 2022
The new Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer discuss their plans for next year.
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The team huddles before the game.

Varsity Baseball Falls to CSW in Championship Playoffs

Amelia Bowman, Journalist May 23, 2022
Despite losing to CSW, the team is proud of its performance and camaraderie this season.
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Promotional photo courtesy of Marvel Studios.

TV Review: Is ‘Moon Knight’ Marvel-Appropriate?

Marvel’s latest show has been unlike any series before. Compare two perspectives on 'Moon Knight."
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Screenshot courtesy of Netflix.

Song Analysis: ‘That Funny Feeling’ by Bo Burnham

Madeleine Pogoda, Journalist May 23, 2022
Bo Burnham's hit original song, written for his 2021 Netflix special 'Inside,' has gained 38 million streams on Spotify. Learn why.
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‘Moon Knight’ Is Unlike Any Other Marvel Film

Nicholas Kozhemiakin, Journalist May 19, 2022

Marvel’s latest show has been unlike any series before. It's lovely. Moon Knight starts with Steven Grant, an ordinary man living an ordinary life as a gift shop employee in a museum in London. It...

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Collage by Martin Maynard 22.

Alumni Basketball Players Bring in the Heat

On Saturday, the School invited alumni Basketball players back to campus to play in the first-ever Alumni Game.
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Graphic courtesy of the Brimmer and May School.

Ismani Cepeda ’22 Commits to Emmanuel College

Gator Staff May 17, 2022

Ismani Cepeda ‘22, who is set to graduate from the School next month, recently committed to play basketball at the Division I level at Emmanuel College. In March, Cepeda won All-NEPSAC recognition with...

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Logo courtesy of the NHL.

Predictions: Lead-Up to the Stanley Cup

Jack Malloy, Multimedia Journalist May 14, 2022
I'm anticipating an exciting end to the NHL hockey season this year
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Photo courtesy of Netflix Studios.

‘Heartstopper’ Connects With Queer Youth

Madeleine Pogoda, Journalist May 11, 2022

In 2015, Alice Oseman published a novel titled Nick and Charlie, and in 2018, she released a graphic novel called Heartstopper, following the same characters. On April 22, Netflix released a new show based...

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Photo courtesy of Netflix Studios.

Representation Matters: A Review of ‘Heartstopper’

Lily Goodman, Guest Writer May 9, 2022

Last month, Netflix released the first season of Heartstopper, an original TV show based on the graphic novel series by Alice Oseman. The story follows Charlie Spring, a gay teenager navigating high school,...

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Photo courtesy of Netflix Studios.

Review: Two Perspectives on Netflix’s ‘Heartstopper’

Lily Goodman and Madeleine Pogoda May 9, 2022
Lily Goodman '22 and Madeleine Pogoda '25 reviewed the new Heartstopper series on Netflix.
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