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Nonprofit Delivers Masks to Hospitals

Healthcare workers thank the Kids Clothes Club for their mask donations. Photo courtesy of Faith Michaels.

Grace Papas

May 15, 2020

The Kids Clothes Club is supporting healthcare workers during the pandemic.

Amplify: Former Students Reflect on Senior Year

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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.

Op-Ed: No Matter How It’s Done, Remote Learning Isn’t as Good

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Nate Suraci

May 11, 2020

At least as far as high school is concerned, face-to-face instruction still works best.

Comic: Rapunzel, A COVID-19 Retelling

Comic: Rapunzel, A COVID-19 Retelling

Ava Lockhart

May 9, 2020

The modern origin of a beloved Disney character.

Teachers and Students Address Zoom Fatigue

Photo illustration of a student with Zoom fatigue, who can't even bare to look at the screen anymore.

Brian Gamble

May 8, 2020

Video chatting is taxing on the brain and can make it more difficult to remain focused.

Zoom Raises Questions of Online Privacy, Security

Photo Illustration by Edan Zinn '23.

Charles McLaughlin

May 8, 2020

The video conferencing service is under fire for their misleading Privacy Policy.

GNN: Teaching with Toddler Tornadoes at Home

History teacher David Cutler's young son makes a mess in the kitchen while dad and mom, also a teacher, Zoom with students. The picture speaks for itself.

Gator Nation News

May 7, 2020

Two educators reflect on. what life is like with little kids at home.

Zinn ’23 Wins National Award for COVID-19 Coverage

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Gator Staff

May 6, 2020

Three journalism organizations jointly sponsor the recognition.

Op-Ed: Are We Really Staying Connected?

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Karly Hamilton

May 6, 2020

Social media can help people stay connected, but it's not the ideal place to find emotional fulfillment.

COVID-19 Forces Senior Project Restructuring

Last year, Jordan Minor '19 interned with Athletic Director Jeff Gates for his Senior Project, helping in a Lower School gym class.

Nico Jaffer

May 6, 2020

Many students are pursuing alternative options.

Faculty, Staff Provide Health and Wellness Resources

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Zakkai Mares-Van Praag

May 6, 2020

Instructional yoga videos, meditation resources, and more can be found on students' Canvas pages.

Senate President Makes Community Videos

Humanities Department Co-Chair Donald Reese captured his cat's exhaustion.

Katarina Klacko

May 4, 2020

Moreno Jimenez '20 has found a way to share what community members are working on.