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Community Service Seniors Turn Over Coordinator Positions to New Leaders

As organizations across campus begin to wind down this year’s activities and prepare for the upcoming year, the Phillips Academy Community Service Office last week selected 26 new students to lead its major programs for the 2003-2004 academic year. Matt Garza ’04, Susannah Gund ’04, and Jenny Wong ’04 will be serving as next year’s…

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Hearsey Fellow Velez Discusses Af-Lat-Am

Investigating the changing identity of Phillips Academy’s increasing Hispanic population and the role of minority clubs on campus, Amanda Velez ’04 presented her Brace Center Hearsey Fellowship Project on Tuesday in a lecture entitled, “The ‘Lat’ in Af-Lat-Am: Minority Clubs and Identity Formation at PA and Beyond.” Her speech represented the last of three Hearsey…

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Phillips Academy French 400 Class Teaches Haitian Immigrants English Language Skills

Utilizing their French skills in a real-world environment, students in the Phillips Academy “Francophone Presence” French 400 class are helping Haitian immigrants to improve their English speaking abilities, prepare for the driver’s license test, and study for the citizenship examination. Traveling to the First Haitian Baptist Church in Lawrence each Tuesday, these 15 students also…

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