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Help Me Rhonda

November 28, 2017

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Rhonda, How do I make new friends? - Anonymous   Hello Anonymous!  If you really are having trouble making new friends, try sending out all_school_fyi emails about easily found “lost” items.  When someone res...

A Bucket List For Boarders

Izzy Charles '19

November 28, 2017

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Being a boarder means living away from home, gaining independence and insights on how to conduct yourself while living with peers and sharing a room with others. To say the least, it can be difficult, but the CA boarding experience ...

Learning the Culture of France Through Movies

Alex Tesson '19

November 28, 2017

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It is difficult to fully define a culture and its language through one medium; its literature provides only an academic standpoint on a culture, while its music usually doesn’t touch on every aspect of it. Film, however, is...

September Music Recommendations

Owen Elton '19

November 28, 2017

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I am always very excited for Fridays, not only because of the weekend, but because new music is usually released then. Each Friday, I make sure to listen to many of the new releases across different genres. After keeping track of ...

Faculty Profile: Andrew Stevens

Lex Keegan Jiganti ’19

November 28, 2017

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Andrew Stevens, the newest member of Concord Academy’s English Department hails from Michigan but came to CA by way of Mississippi and Alabama. Stevens is a recent alumnus of the University of Alabama’s College of Arts a...

A Guide To Being Green at CA

Elle Stetson Dibble ‘18

November 28, 2017

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The ocean is a boiling acid pool filled with micro plastics, hurricanes are ripping up infrastructure left and right, and Donald Trump (still) doesn’t believe in climate change. As we’re swimming in this absolute cesspool of pr...

Thoughts Behind the Great Firewall of China

Helen Wu '19

November 28, 2017

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Although Chinese citizens gained permanent Internet access in 1994, they have never truly been able to browse all contents on the web, including material that is against China’s political values, sexually explicit, violent, or ...

CA Responds to Trump’s DACA Decision

Lily Gray '20

November 28, 2017

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As of September 5th 2017, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services is no longer accepting or processing first time applications under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), fulfilling the promise Donald T...

Hispanic Heritage Month: Being Latinx in America

Stefano Amador ‘19

November 28, 2017

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“What does being Latina mean to you?,” the Centipede asked members of the Concord Academy community as they prepared to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. “It’s the food I eat and the language I speak. It’s home, f...