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CommServ Office Sponsors Former Lawrence Teacher for Speaker Series

Speaking at an event sponsored by the Community Service Office, Mr. Steven Crowley recalled his experiences as a teacher at the Lawrence middle school that performed the worst of any in Massachusetts, with 95% of its 1,200 students failing the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS). A Harvard graduate whose teaching experiences range from affluent suburban…

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Presidential Race Narrowed To Six Upper Candidates

Voters narrowed the number of Student Council presidential hopefuls from ten to six in Wednesday’s second round of voting in Commons. The remaining Upper candidates are Allegra Asplundh-Smith, Sam DuPont, Sam Levenback, Will Scharf, Aaron Stroble, and Fan Wang. These students will continue to broadcast their plans for school-wide change in hopes of becoming one…

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College Counselor Fay Publishes Article on Admissions Process

Armed with experience on both sides of the college admissions desk, Associate Director of College Counseling Ginger Fay recently published an article for the Winter 2003 issue of Independent School magazine, entitled, “Don’t Die for Duke: Putting Joy (and Common Sense) Back into the College Search Process.” The article stresses the importance of looking for…

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Presidential Pool Reduced To Ten Council Hopefuls

Voting last Wednesday at lunch and dinner in Commons in the first round of elections, Phillips Academy students narrowed the pool of candidates in the race for Student Council President from sixteen to ten. After all votes were submitted, members of the current Student Council, including President Kanyi Maqubela ’03, tallied all the ballots and…

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