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Hurricaine Relief Fund motived by Spirit of Non Sibi

After category four hurricanes Harvey and Irma bulldozed a path of destruction, Leo Brother ’18 and Sydney Olney ’18 raised nearly 1,000 dollars for the United Way Hurricane Relief Fund. According to United Way official website, the nationwide recovery fund gives agency to the communities who receive the money. “We picked UW because the fund…

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Yusuf ’21 Attends Andover as Somaliland’s Sole Representative

To honor this school year’s theme of “Citizenship,” each week The Phillipian will feature an international student at Andover and detail their experiences as participants in multiple national cultures. This series will aim to highlight the diversity of Andover’s community and explore the lives of its various global citizens. Although many people mistakenly assume she…

Carissa Yip: Youngest Female Chess Master in the United States
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Carissa Yip: Youngest Female Chess Master in the United States

Earning the title of the youngest female chess master in the United States, 11-year-old Carissa Yip ’21, two years ago, sat across from 26-year-old chess master Chris Williams at the Boylston Chess Foundation in Cambridge, Mass., and checkmated his king. As a chess master, Yip is one of the top 99 percentile of chess players…

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