Editorial

Editorial

Bridging the Gap

This week’s School Congress provided a productive opportunity for students, faculty and administrators to discuss current campus issues. This Congress was especially effective in tackling these issues, as its careful organization in small groups allowed for the coverage of a wider range of issues. In the past, the Congress had taken the form of a…

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CORRECTION

A chart that ran in the In-Depth section on page B7 last week did not represent the “top five highest paid faculty members in 2005” at Phillips Academy, Exeter and St. Paul’s. The information was instead a list of several of the highest paid employees of each of those schools in 2005, from I.R.S. Form…

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Tarazi at Phillips Academy

Finally, a controversial speaker. Michael Tarazi ’85 has been the first speaker this year to spark a meaningful on-campus debate. Thanks to the CAMD office, especially Associate Dean Raj Mundra, for putting Tarazi on the Kemper stage Wednesday night. He gave a one-sided critique of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, which some students loved and other students…

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The Library Scare

Students worried the library would take a step backward when administrators called for quiet earlier this term. Oliver Wendell Holmes Library Director Elisabeth Tully, however, has proven this concern superfluous. Interested in addressing “the gaps between what the library is doing and what users expect and want,” Tully has kept the library a place for…

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What You Get For $37,200

Welcome parents. In your visit to Andover, you will be interested to discover what your children have been involved in, how their classes are going, if they are sleeping well and – we should not forget – how your tuition checks are being spent. For those of you who have thought of taking out a…

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