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School Responds to Claims of Racism, Bias

Screenshot of the @blackatbrimmer Instagram account.

Karly Hamilton

July 28, 2020

Students take to social media, as School pledges change and acknowledges a long history of institutional bias and racism.

School Receives Federal Loan Amid National Controversy

Payroll Protection Program application. Photo illustration purchased from BigStock.com

Karly Hamilton

May 29, 2020

Private schools are stirring controversy by applying for forgivable federal loans.

The Impact of COVID-19 on College Sports

Anja Westhues '20 passes a pack in an early season race this fall.

Brian Gamble

May 28, 2020

The global pandemic has caused changes in athletic events.

Juniors Wish Seniors Congrats in Farewell Video

Photo purchased from Bigstock.com.

Katarina Klacko and Joseph Bahhady

May 28, 2020

In reverse-Ring Ceremony fashion, the 12-minute video features juniors speaking about how seniors have left a meaningful and lasting legacy.

College Board Adjusts AP Exams

Exam sheet. Photo illustration purchased from BigStock.com.

Nico Jaffer

May 16, 2020

Advanced Placement exams have been restructured due to COVID-19.

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.

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.

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

Photo illustration purchased from BigStock.com.

Zakkai Mares-Van Praag

May 6, 2020

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

Alperin ’21 Starts Community Initiative

An array of masks made by Avery Alperin '21.

Michael Young

May 1, 2020

As medical professionals are always helping us, it is our turn to help them by masking masks.

Pulitzer Prize-Winning American Historian to Zoom with Students

Portrait of Eric Foner. Courtesy of Columbia University.

Gator Staff

April 28, 2020

Eric Foner will discuss his life and career, while also answering questions from attendees.