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Renowned Researcher Ho Speaks on AIDS, Activism

Speaking on his role as one of the preeminent AIDS researchers in the world, 1996 TIME Magazine Man of the Year Dr. David Ho addressed the Phillips Academy community with a presentation entitled, “Reflections of an Asian American Scientist”. Co-sponsored by Andover’s Chinese Department and the Asian Society, Tuesday’s lecture coincided with an HIV/AIDS conference…

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Student Council Presidential Hopefuls Anticipate Upcoming Campaign Process

This week marked the first milestone in the Phillips Academy Student Council presidential elections, as fifteen candidates – nearly twice as many as the previous year – each collected 500 signatures and submitted their platforms to incumbent Council President Kanyi Maqubela ’03 in the hopes of assuming his post next Fall. The group of hopefuls…

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Board of Trustees Approves Budget Cuts To Off-Campus Programs, Raises Tuition

Phillips Academy’s Board of Trustees approved sweeping budget cuts to go into effect next year. In an efforts to balance to budget, the Trustees increased tuition, suspended certain off-campus programs, and decided to preserve financial aid for the 2003-04 school year. While on Academy Hill, the Board also met with students in classrooms, heard proposals…

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Keller Recently Printed In Medical Journal Pediatrics

With sickness affecting much of the Andover community, Campus Physician Dr. Richard Keller takes care of ill students and finds time to write for medical journals. Dr. Keller is also well-known in the medical world and recently had an article about adolescents and eating disorders published in the January 2003 issue of the medical magazine…

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Philo Sponsors Annual Andover Invitational Debate Tournament

Last Sunday, the Phillips Academy Philomathean Society hosted the annual Andover Invitational debate tournament, as Andover faced teams from eight schools, including Phillips Exeter Academy, Groton Academy, Roxbury Latin, Winsor Academy, St. Sebastian’s Academy, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall, and Governor Dummer Academy. Teams debated whether or not Congress should pass an Amendment to the United States…

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