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GNN: Baking with Ella

GNN: Baking with Ella

Gator Nation News April 10, 2020
During the pandemic, take a break from studying and stress. Learn how to bake fresh challah bread from Ella Meranus '20.
Podcast: Mark Waid: DC, Marvel Icon Zooms with Students

Podcast: Mark Waid: DC, Marvel Icon Zooms with Students

Gator Staff April 8, 2020
Mark Waid, among the most popular and sought after authors in the superhero comic book industry, teleconferenced with David Cutler's students in Popular Culture in American History.
Word Cloud: COVID-19

Word Cloud: COVID-19

Karly Hamilton, Editor-in-Chief April 7, 2020
The Gator conducted a survery asking what words community members associate with "COVID-19" or "coronavirus."
Digital illustration by Camille Cherney '20.

Movie Review: Jaws

George Purdy, Writer April 5, 2020
Jaws, a classic drama/mystery film directed by Stephen Spielberg, was released in 1975. The film faced many initial challenges. The budget rose from $4 million to $8 million due to a myriad of issues on set.
English teacher Kenley Smith with her senior AP Literature class. Photo by David Barron.

Fashion Flash: Kenley Smith

Dessie Bell-Kamen, Writer April 5, 2020
See how this English teacher shows off her sense of self.
GNN: Cooking with Karly

GNN: Cooking with Karly

Gator Nation News March 27, 2020
Lift your spirits during a stressful time.
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Gator Wins Quill and Scroll Awards

Gator Staff March 23, 2020
A journalism honor society, recently awarded Brian Gamble '23 and Nate Suraci '21 honorable mentions for news and political writing, respectively.
Op-Ed: Stop Hoarding

Op-Ed: Stop Hoarding

Caroline Champa, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 20, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread and create turmoil, madness has struck, not in isolation but at local grocery stores – people are hoarding.
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Music Review: Mac Demarco’s “Salad Days”

Kolja Westhues, Writer March 18, 2020
Mac Demarco is the king of the indie scene at the moment.
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Editors’ Picks: Books, Movies, and More

Gator Editorial Board March 17, 2020
As many people are spending more time inside than usual, the Editors wanted to share some of their favorite ways to pass the time.
Gator file photo.

Letter: Head of School Gives Update

March 17, 2020
Earlier today, Head of School Judith Guild sent a community-wide email. At the administration's request, below, the newsroom is also publishing her letter:
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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