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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

Jared Heller 19. Gator file photo.

Jared Heller, Former Executive Editor

All content by Jared Heller
Photo courtesy of Jordan Minor 19.

Minor ’19 Commits to Merrimack College

January 10, 2019
The star center will play Division 1 basketball at Merrimack College.
Photo illustration by Jared Heller 19.

Administration Locks New Bathroom

December 4, 2018
Bad choices, Upper School Head Joshua Neudel says, led to the decision.
Cartoon by Yvonne Xi 19.

Op-Ed: Intervention a Good Start, But It’s Not Enough

October 19, 2018
Missing one class was a small price to pay for discussing an issue of paramount importance.
Last years varsity baseball team, comprised of middle and high school students.

V. Baseball Wins Championship

May 18, 2018
The squad took home the hardware for the second straight year.
Last year, Radical Compassion Co-Organizer Maya Bousek 19 encourages students to register to vote. Photo by Michelle Levinger 19.

Students Walk-Out for ‘Radical Compassion’

April 20, 2018
During upper school lunch, Bousek and Berlin also set up a voter registration booth.
Photo illustration purchased from BigStock.com.

US Students to Participate in Walk-Out

April 19, 2018
Tomorrow, those who choose to do so will lobby for stricter gun laws.
Racial Concerns Spark Protest

Racial Concerns Spark Protest

March 6, 2018
Approximately 16 students of color and several allies walked out during last Monday morning’s assembly.
What Makes a Great Team Captain?

What Makes a Great Team Captain?

January 10, 2018
Good players inspire themselves; great players inspire others.
Dashaun Simon 17 clearing the ball. Photo by David Barron.

V. Lax Defies Stereotypes of Sport

May 4, 2017
The team’s makeup reflects the diversity of the student body.
VB1 Defeats St. Sebs, 66-58

VB1 Defeats St. Sebs, 66-58

December 15, 2016
Catch video highlights of the game.
As Team Rebuilds, Prospects Look Good

As Team Rebuilds, Prospects Look Good

November 25, 2016
Varsity 1 will have to get used to playing with a short bench.
V. Athletes Honored at Banquet

V. Athletes Honored at Banquet

November 18, 2016
With two league titles, there was much to celebrate.
By Noa Schabes 17

VB Soccer Earns Best Season Since 2012

November 10, 2016
The team finished the regular season with a solid record of 13-6.
Photo courtesy of Chris Hardman.

Gators Earn Big Wins at Homecoming

October 20, 2016
Last Saturday, students, teachers, and alumni packed Orr Field.
School Welcomes New Staff, Faculty

School Welcomes New Staff, Faculty

September 29, 2016
The Gator offers insight into a few of the community's newest adult members.
Rave Reviews for Sound of Music

Rave Reviews for ‘Sound of Music’

June 1, 2016
For her first Brimmer musical, Director Diana Gleason hit one out of the park.
Zika and Winterim 2017

Zika and Winterim 2017

May 24, 2016
Administrators address concerns and precautions about the spreading virus.
Close up of hands holding a paper piece with a text to pray for Belgium in front of Belgian flag

Students Share Thoughts on Brussels Attacks

April 7, 2016
We must always remain strong and united.
Photo by Noa Schabes 17.

Community Still Raving about ‘In the Heights’

March 13, 2016
Fans are calling it the best musical in School history.
Brimmer Presents In the Heights

Brimmer Presents “In the Heights”

February 29, 2016
Directed by Bill Jacob, this show promises to leave you breathless.
Superbowl 50 Underwhelms

Superbowl 50 Underwhelms

February 10, 2016
Even with 167 million viewers, the big game falls flat.
Breiman Helps USA Win Gold at Maccabi Games

Breiman Helps USA Win Gold at Maccabi Games

February 1, 2016
Soccer star scores four goals in tournament, helping to secure championship.
Gasperini Commits to American U.

Gasperini Commits to American U.

December 11, 2015
Mark Gasperini '16 has marked a great achievement in his basketball career.
Review: Spectre Lacks Bond Punch

Review: Spectre Lacks Bond Punch

November 18, 2015
With lots of action and special effects, the latest installment fizzles out.
Brimmer Soccer Star Goes Global

Brimmer Soccer Star Goes Global

November 5, 2015
Shani Breiman '18 will play for Team USA in the Pan American Maccabi Games.
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