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Dr. Fernando Romero Presents on His Career in Medicine

The Students in Medicine (SIM) Club welcomed Dr. Fernando Romero P’20 onto campus on December 4 for a presentation on Romero’s education and career as an obstetrician and gynecologist (Ob-Gyn). Romero is the first in SIM’s recent initiative to bring inspirational medical professionals to campus. The goal of the initiative is to help encourage students...
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Choose Gratitude: ASM Stresses De-Stressing

Returning from Thanksgiving break, students were welcomed by the first All-School Meeting (ASM) of Winter Term. Linda Carter Griffith, Assistant Head of School for Equity, Inclusion and Wellness, and Jennifer Elliott ’94, Dean of Students and Residential Life, emphasized gratitude and meaningful connections during the gathering. Elliott highlighted gratitude as a significant factor in reducing...

Commentary

Commentary

Commentary: Fumbling Between Right and Wrong

In March of 2014, the N.F.L.’s Baltimore Ravens running back, Ray Rice, was arrested on charges of domestic violence for assaulting his ex-fiancée, Janay Palmer. The N.F.L. commissioner, Roger Goodell, proceeded to only suspend him for the first two games of the upcoming season. It was not until T.M.Z. released a video of the incident...
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Commentary: Add Classical to Your Playliszt

Imagine falling into bed, cocooned by your pillows as you gently soothe the rhythm of your breathing, slowly discharging all of your stress as you drift off into your dream. Now, stop for a quick second and listen: what do you hear? Is it E.D.M. with its deafening base, or is it rap with its...
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Commentary: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

On November 17, missionary John Allen Chau decided to journey to a remote island off the coast of India, a trip he had been meaning to take for a while.  This wasn’t the utopic vacation island you may already be picturing by now, however; this was North Sentinel, home to a nearly uncontacted stone-age tribe whose...

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Arts

Arts

Service of Lessons and Carols Celebrates Christmas Spirit with Sermon and Song

Nearing the end of his piece, William Duan’s ’19 slow, drawn out notes on the violin morphed into several quick flurries. Duan’s bow raced as the music swelled to a climax, concluding with several loud, resonating notes. Duan performed an original composition titled “Variations on Silent Night,” incorporating motifs of “Silent Night” throughout his performance....
Arts

Addison Artists Talk

A man sits next to a children’s ride at a carnival, drinking water out of a gin bottle. This was the photo which Justin Kimball took that allowed him to realize during his childhood photo-taking career, photography had the potential to be a messenger of truth and fiction, the viewer could choose to perceive the...

Editorial

Editorial

Our Right to Press Freedom

Painted on a wall in The Phillipian newsroom is a guiding mantra: Accuracy, Accuracy, Accuracy. Recently, an article in “The Hill,” detailed the suspension of a school newspaper after their release of a divisive investigative report on their school district’s transfer approval process. In light of this article, we realize that our ability to commit...

The Eighth Page

The Eighth Page

Phillipian Satire: New! Winter Electives

LIT420: Nature and Its Solutions: Relieve your stress and cultivate leaves — take part in fun group Sanctuary outings. The final will include a marketing pitch for your very own homeopathic remedy/essential oil. MUS617: History of Bostonian Music: “Shippin’ Up To Boston” is on constant repeat while you wait in line for your Loop. ART666:...
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Phillipian Satire: Overheard On The Path

“Should you really be getting a second plate?” “Wait a minute, the rest of the world doesn’t celebrate this?” “Hmm so you wore a low cut v-neck to Thanksgiving. Interesting choice, Sandra.” “Shut up, Gerald! No one wants to hear about your thirteenth major switch!” “If we eat the tofu Janet brought, the terrorists win.”...