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VEX Robotics Club Qualifies For  State Championship
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VEX Robotics Club Qualifies For State Championship

Members of the Andover VEX Robotics Club will be sending a robot to the VEX Robotics State Championships. Andover’s team, Parallax, advanced one of their two robots, Robot A, to the final round and won the “Excellence Award” for best overall performance, during their first competition of the season over break. Qualifying for States is…

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Andover Launches Fourth Year In Technovation Challenge

Andover is joining the annual Technovation challenge for the fourth year in a row. The competition aims to teach girls entrepreneurship, business, and app design skills. Teams of four will create mobile apps that address a problem in their community. Nicole Gilmore, a Harvard professor and creator of Savannah, a startup that aims to pair…

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Intoxicated Driver Arrested On Campus

A 42-year-old female driver was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol on campus this Wednesday night. According to public records from the Andover Police Department, the arrest happened at 10:43 p.m. after Phillips Academy Public Safety (PAPS) reported a possibly intoxicated driver on campus. No one was harmed, although…

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25 Faculty Attend People of Color Conference

American civil rights activist Kimberlé Crenshaw opened the thirtieth anniversary of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) People of Color Conference (PoCC) in Anaheim, Calif. last week with a moving speech on intersectionality, a term she herself both researched and coined. The PoCC hosted nearly six thousand educators and students from independent schools across…

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Students Fly to SDLC Conference

Six students traveled to Anaheim, Calif., last week to attend the annual Student Diversity Leadership Conference (SDLC) for the fourth year in a row. Keely Aouga ’19 and Sydney Mercado ’19 applied for an Abbot Grant last spring to help fund this three-day event that Andover students first attended 2007. Organized by the National Association…

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