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Senior Spooning Storms Campus

With elaborate chase scenes unfolding around campus, Phillips Academy may look like the set of a Hollywood action movie. Rather than big-name actors, the script features Seniors involved in a class-wide game of Elimination by Spooning. The Blue Key Society and Spooning Tsar Will Scharf ’04 organized the game, the ultimate objective of which Scharf…

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Election Fever is Contagious as ’05 Campaign Kicks Off

Eager candidates for Student Council President have overrun the Andover campus with petitions, posters, and platforms in preparation for the upcoming race. As of Wednesday, 22 presidential hopefuls had declared their candidacy. The candidates include the three current Upper representatives, Billy Doyle ’05, Bobby Spang ’05 and Franklin Davison ’05. “My two major platform themes…

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Andover Admissions Reports Increase In PA Applications

Early statistics from the Admissions Office indicate that interest in Phillips Academy and its peer schools has risen this year after dipping slightly last year. The number of inquiries and preliminary applications grew 22 percent and 3 percent, respectively, Jane Fried, dean of Admission, said. Admissions officers were surprised by the large rise in the…

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Rabbot Cabaret: ‘RUNTELDAT’

Runteldat. (Run-tel-dat) A word used to express a feeling of pure excitement and joy. Thought to be invented in 1999 by Martin Lawrence, it was actually coined by Thomas Edison. When he saw the light radiating from his invention, he uttered the word “Runteldat.” Ever since that fateful day, it has been a word used…

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