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Sita Alomran ’19 Wins CSPA Award

Sita Alomran '19 Wins CSPA Award
April 24, 2020
The former photography editor addresses her accolade.

Karly Hamilton Named Editor-in-Chief

Incoming Editor-in-Chief Karly Hamilton '21. Photo courtesy of Brigham and Women's Hospital.
April 16, 2020
As the school year reaches its end, the newsroom prepares for new leadership.

Op-Ed: Seventeen and Self-Quarantined

Op-Ed: Seventeen and Self-Quarantined
April 14, 2020
It might not have been the birthday this writer planned, but she made the most of her day.

GNN: Students React to COVID-19

Gator file photo.
April 11, 2020
In this GNN special, hear about how students in grades 9-12 are coping with quarantine, and their hopes and fears for the future. This also marks the segment's first remote production.

GNN: Baking with Ella

GNN: Baking with Ella
April 10, 2020
During the pandemic, take a break from studying and stress. Learn how to bake fresh challah bread from Ella Meranus '20.

Q&A: Remote Learning Updates

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April 8, 2020
Neudel provides further insight into the School's plans.

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

Podcast: Mark Waid: DC, Marvel Icon Zooms with Students
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
April 7, 2020
The Gator conducted a survery asking what words community members associate with "COVID-19" or "coronavirus."

Movie Review: Jaws

Digital illustration by Camille Cherney '20.
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.

Fashion Flash: Kenley Smith

English teacher Kenley Smith with her senior AP Literature class. Photo by David Barron.
April 5, 2020
See how this English teacher shows off her sense of self.

GNN: How to Stay Healthy

GNN: How to Stay Healthy
April 4, 2020
School Nurse Beth Escobar offers helpful tips.

Op-Ed: Left-Leaning Academia Limits Free Thought

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April 2, 2020
Young people are continually learning and exploring, trying to figure out who they are, what they believe, and what they think is right. Unfortunately, our generation is heavily inundated with liberal-leaning viewpoints, making it difficult for us to discern our own minds. 
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