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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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T&T Warns Against Email Fraud, Phone Solicitations

Over the course of the past few weeks, a number of students and faculty at Phillips Academy have received fraudulent e-mail and voicemail messages sent from an account in the British Virgin Islands. These messages requested that the recipients call a telephone number to receive information about the sender’s credit troubles, loved ones, or potential…

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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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