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Construction of Gelb Science Center Continues During Break

Though the snow may have blanketed the Phillips Academy campus over break, the two feet of snow did not hinder the Office of the Physical Plant (OPP) from making progress on the numerous construction projects currently underway. The winter term has ushered in new stages in planning and development of the Richard L. Gelb Science…

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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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Mozo to Present Film On Jamaican Apple Pickers

After keeping a residence in the relatively homogenous state of Vermont, Chair of the Spanish Department Emilio Mozo received a Kenan Grant to research and produce a film that discusses an influx of blacks in the New England state during the summer. As Mr. Mozo noted, the reason he made this film was “to expose…

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