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Staff Editorial: Class of 2016 Gift: Funding Future Students

Staff Editorial: Class of 2016 Gift: Funding Future Students

C.C. Lucas, Senior Editor

September 29, 2016

To all current seniors and those who will ever be seniors: eventually, you will try to give a gift you simply know will never add up to what you ‘owe.’ It will be to this school. As you and your classmates sit in the senior lounge–or sprawled across a grassy field on your grade retreat–dis...

New courses dig deep

New courses dig deep

Minjae Lee, Fashion Editor

March 18, 2016

Let’s face it. Playing three varsity sports and taking six advanced placement courses is a common struggle students deal with on a daily basis.  So, by the time students receive course catalogs for a new academic year, registering for courses doesn’t always sound pleasant or invoke enthusiasm. Karen Ph...

Goodbye Ben Temple

Assistant Head of Upper School Ben Temple

C.C. Lucas, Creative Director

March 5, 2015

“When I first visited Blake four years ago and [was] looking at the grade dean position, the thing that I noticed immediately was that there were students in dean offices just hanging out . . I’d never seen that before and it just spoke volumes about the comfort level between students and faculty,...

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