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Women’s Forum Hosts Dinner on Roe v. Wade

Marking the 30th anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling of Roe v. Wade, the landmark decision which gave women the choice to have an abortion, Phillips Academy’s Women’s Forum hosted a group discussion and information session Wednesday evening in Ropes Hall. Stephen Fee ’03, whose sister is actively involved with Students for Choice and Planned…

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Gender Still Heated Issue Thirty Years After Merger

Since its 1973 merger with Abbot Academy, Phillips Academy has become fully coeducational over the past 30 years, and females have made significant strides in obtaining leadership positions in campus organizations, though they are still in the minority in high level math and science classes. While females comprise one half of the student body, some…

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JSU Weekend Opens With Music, Falafel Bar, Dinner

Phillips Academy’s Jewish Student Union (JSU) is preparing for a whirlwind weekend of jazz, falafel, and fun, as today marks the opening of the Jewish Cultural Weekend. This year, the weekend’s festivities will be marked by a special dinner in the Ropes Salon, followed by a progressive jazz concert in the Underwood Room and a…

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Student Council Looks to Print Guide to Andover Campus Life

The Student Council, in conjunction with the administration, is considering producing a guide to daily Phillips Academy life, temporarily titled the “BluePages.” Although still in the early developmental stanges, the guide is meant to provide relevant information to campus life rather than reprinting rules and regulations already in the Blue Book. If approved by the…

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Global Justice Center Opens, Encourages Student Activism

Financed by two Abbot Academy Association (AAA) grants, the Phillips Academy Community Service Office’s Center for Global Justice held an opening presentation and reception last Sunday in the basement of the Oliver Wendell Holmes Library (OWHL). With books, magazines, and videos pertaining to international issues, the Center looks to encourage students to learn about global…

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