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Many Other Academic Institutions Face Similar Budget Crisis

Despite years of growth and the successful conclusion of a $208.9 million capital campaign this summer, the Phillips Academy endowment – a source of 39 percent of the $70 million operating budget – has declined $140 million from its peak of $550 million in the spring of 2000. Representative of a nationwide trend amongst educational…

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Goldfish are the Fishes that are so Delicious

Recent studies have indicated that not only are Goldfish(tm) so Delicious, but also are the snack that smiles back. Furthermore, they come in a variety of flavors which are pleasing to both the discriminating gourmet and the casual snacker.

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Mozo to Present Film On Jamaican Apple Pickers

After keeping a residence in the relatively homogenous state of Vermont, Chair of the Spanish Department Emilio Mozo received a Kenan Grant to research and produce a film that discusses an influx of blacks in the New England state during the summer. As Mr. Mozo noted, the reason he made this film was “to expose…

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Commons Unable To Handle High-Energy Appliances

Along with cereal, milk, and huge mounds of bananas, long lines at Commons’ waffle machines have become a fixture of breakfast at Phillips Academy because the circuit breakers in Commons have become overloaded by high-energy appliance, according to Commons Location Nanager John Njenga. To prevent such a situation, Food Services allows a limited number of…

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