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News

Faculty Vote for Early Final Sign-In

Final sign-in times for the 2018-2019 academic year have been moved to 9:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday and to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday. Furthermore, a Student Council and Policy Committee proposal for individual dorm room study visits will not be implemented. Rajesh Mundra, Assistant Dean of Students and Residential Life, announced this...
News

Cultural Exchange with Buenos Aires: Argentinian Students Visit Andover

The variety of food options at Paresky Commons and discussion-based classes were only two of many surprises awaiting visiting Argentinian high school students last week. From May 13 to May 17, students from the English Institute in Argentina arrived on campus to experience the Andover student life. This exchange program is part of “¡Relindo! Language...

Commentary

Commentary

Commentary: Arguing Against Ourselves

When the State of the Academy (SOTA) was released two weeks ago, everyone seemed surprised by a statistic they all should have expected. 93.6 percent of conservative respondents expressed that they “felt the need to censor themselves due to their political leaning,” with 79.9 percent of independents and 79.4 percent of libertarians echoing the sentiment....
Commentary

Commentary: See the Invisible

I am white. I recognize the inherent privilege my race grants me, but there is more to me than my outward skin color. I am also gay. I have ADHD; and I have anxiety. But to some Andover students, I am simply white. That’s it for some people, that’s all there is to me. It’s...

Sports

Arts

Arts

Chamber Music Society Spotlight Various Student Musician Groups

With each performer donning a pair of opaque black shades, Cindy Chen ’18, Shen Duan ’19, Douglas Yang ’20, Lauren Lee ’19, and Alexander Horvat ’20 launched into a rendition of Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet in A major, K. 581. They began their performance with slow, smooth melodies on the clarinet, violins, and cellos, stretching out...
Arts

Jazz Band Integrates Professionalism Into Performance With Native Soul

Following the introduction from the percussion instruments, the low brass and trumpets joined in with a rapid melody as the drums continued with their rhythm. Together, the instruments, played by members of the Academy Jazz Band, created the upbeat, multifaceted tune of the song “Sing Sing Sing” by Louis Prima. The song’s high energy prompted...

Editorial

Editorial

Ending the Year Together

Looking back on this school year, we realize that much of it has been marked by hardship and sadness. Throughout the year, however, we have also all chose togetherness in the face of that pain. We came together after an unthinkable tragedy. This fall, we lost one of our own, and words can’t do justice...

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