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Students gather in the Faculty Lounge for Stu-Fac on the night of October 11.

A Deep Dive into Stu-Fac

Isabel Su ’22, News Editor October 15, 2021

The issues discussed at Stu-Fac meetings include any range of school-related concerns, from interdorming to Senior privileges to trips to Salisbury. Every Monday at 7pm, all members of the community...

Evolution of Family Weekend

Evolution of Family Weekend

October 12, 2021

With minor adjustments since 1995, the concept of Family Weekend has remained the same. Mr. Charles Frankenbach, head of the English department, has been around for Parents' Weekend since 1989. He loves...

Almanac Highlights

“Almanac” Highlights

Sydney Goldstein ’22 and Vivian Shi ’23, Features Editors September 10, 2021

The 2021-2022 school year looks drastically different from the previous school year since many of the defining aspects of the boarding school experience—interdorm visitation, off-campus abilities, and...

Introducing New Faculty

Introducing New Faculty

Sydney Goldstein ’22 and Vivian Shi ’23, Features Editors September 10, 2021

This year, the school welcomes 15 new faculty members, including the first Walter Crain fellows. The Crain fellowship is a 4-year appointment in conjunction with Columbia University Teachers College, where...

Class of 2021 Matriculation

Features Editors June 3, 2021

This graphic represents the ten schools with the highest attendance from the class of 2021.

Departing All-School Presidents Say Goodbye

Hannah Biccard ’22, Contributing Writer May 31, 2021

Hannah Biccard ’22 sat down with departing all-school presidents Keren Mikanda ’21 and Cyrus Farman-Farmaian ’21 to ask them about their challenges and favorite moments from the past year.    What...

Computer Science Club Showcases Student Programming

Parth Jain ’24, Staff Writer May 14, 2021

Are you a programmer looking to share your work? Do you want to connect with other avid coders? The Computer Science Club is providing an opportunity to do just that with its monthly project initiative. The...

Students enjoy volunteering at the Fairfield Farm during Eco Day in April.

The New Faces Presiding Over Fairfield Farm

Cecily Smith ’23 May 14, 2021

Did you pick potatoes during new-student orientation? Have you ever been on a hike to Fairfield Farm? Then chances are you have come across the many people who help the Farm run smoothly. This year, that...

Cody Sloan spoke to students on April 26  about his experience as an openly trans actor.

GSA Hosts Pride Week Events

Alejandro Zheng ’24, Staff Writer May 14, 2021

From April 23 to 30, the Gender-Sexuality Alliance (GSA) organized events for a pride week celebrating the LGBTQ+ community. The week featured 20-minute-long evening presentations by guest speakers and...

School COVID Statistics

School COVID Statistics

Ein Jun '22, Layout Editor May 14, 2021

Layout Editor Ein Jun '22 has compiled these statistics relating to COVID-19 and vaccinations on campus. The data was provided by Ms. Danielle Shippey, director of health services, and Dr. Jared Zelman,...

The 2021 All-School President Candidates.

Meet Your 2021 All-School President Candidates

The Executive Board April 28, 2021

The Record’s Editors-in-Chief conducted interviews with each of the four pairs running for All-School President. Click on any of the nine questions below to see how candidate pairs responded.  ...

Andy Murphy and Joe OConnor in the Print Shop in 1996.

Print Shop Closes After 50 Years

Parth Jain ’24, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Have you noticed bright posters announcing speakers hung around campus? Or perhaps read a program at an HDA performance? Well, those all came from a little-noticed space on the ground floor of Coy dormitory:...

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