The Spectrum

Tripp Markusen ’19 Dives Deep

Markusen freedives with a pinniped of seals

Maggie Ankeny, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

It may seem scary to stare face-to-face with a shark, but not for Tripp Markusen '19, who travelled to Cape Town, South Africa this summer for one month to free dive, conduct behavioral research, and lead diving expeditions. After being exposed to free diving his sophomore year at The Island School,...

Ryder Cup brings lasting memories for students and faculty

Hazeltine National Golf Club where The Ryder Cup was held. Reece Sanders’17 describes the environment as “unreal.”

Maggie Ankeny, Contributing Writer

November 3, 2016

The Ryder Cup is “a combination of a Renaissance Festival, a golf tournament, and a rock concert. Because it’s really loud. It’s really loud” said Jim Arnold, laughing to himself. The Ryder Cup is a golf tournament between European countries and the United States where the top 16 players in t...

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