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Reverend Coffin ’42 Accepts Award For Activism and Service

Reverend William Sloan Coffin ’42 received the Claude Moore Fuess Award in recognition of his contributions to public service, at the final All-School Meeting of fall term. Touting Rev. Coffin as a deserving recipient, Head of School Barbara Chase described him as having “led a life of activism, based on his deep convictions about the…

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Gelb Science Center Opens

Six years and $28 million since planning for its construction began, the Gelb Science Center welcomed students and faculty to a new era in science education this week. With a view over the Phillips Academy campus, the science center is situated next to Evans, and across from Paul Revere dormitory. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology that…

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Latin Flavor Fills PA Campus During Annual Arts Week

Latin Arts Week commenced this Tuesday, kicking off a week of activities and festivities to celebrate Latin culture. The week’s activities began with a special meal in Commons featuring Latin American foods. Students were treated to a variety of specialties and a celebratory cake. On Wednesday, Women’s Forum and Af-Lat-Am hosted a screening and discussion…

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Self-Described ‘Peacenik’ Carroll Advocates Opposing War While Still Loving Country

Reflecting on his lifelong struggle to love his country while disagreeing with its military policies, award-winning author and weekly Boston Globe columnist James Carroll spoke during Wednesday’s All-School Meeting. Carroll’s father, a three-star Air Force general who acted as the director of the Defense Intelligence Agency during the Vietnam War, raised Carroll in Washington, D.C….

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