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  • Diku Rogers ’12 Returns to Peddie

    Diku Rogers ’12 Returns to Peddie

    Anjali Singh ‘19

    October 12, 2017

    This year, Peddie has welcomed a number of new English teachers into the community, after the retirement and departure of several celebrated faculty last year. One of them is Diku Rogers, a member of Peddie’s Class of 2012. Rogers teaches sophomore Literature and Composition and a senior seminar course....

    Diku Rogers speaks at MLK breakfast at Middlebury College. Photo courtesy middlebury.edu

  • Why the PSAT is Useless for International Students

    Why the PSAT is Useless for International Students

    May Tran ‘19

    October 12, 2017

    Every year, Peddie signs its students up for the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (NMSQT). The PSAT not only allows high school students to experience a simpler version of the real SAT, but also to determine, by score, if they qualify for the National Merit Scholarship Program, an academic...

    The PSAT logo. Photo courtesy CollegeBoard

  • Taking a Knee

    Taking a Knee

    Tara Bogavelli '20

    October 5, 2017

    Why do we stand for the Star Spangled Banner? Out of respect. That is the commonly given answer; yet it is vague; respect for whom and for what? The flag, the Constitution, veterans? Everyone has a different reason. I do not believe that just because someone stands means they are doing it out...

    Colin Kaepernick takes a knee during the national anthem. Photo courtesy Sports Illustrated.

News

Las Vegas Tragedy Hits Close to Home

Nina Narayan ‘18

Las Vegas was the scene of one of the deadliest mass shootings in United States history. On Oct. 1, from a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel, Stephen Paddock, a 64-year-old native of Nevada, fired bullets down...

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Class of ’62 Donates Carillons for Ayer Chapel

Class of ’62 Donates Carillons for Ayer Chapel

October 5, 2017

The Impending Threat of War With North Korea

October 5, 2017

Head’s Day Heading in a New Direction

September 27, 2017

Devastation and Destruction: The Shattering Effects of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria

September 27, 2017

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Sports

Big Win for Peddie Football Against Malvern Prep

Big Win for Peddie Football Against Malvern Prep

Nick Berlet '18

The Peddie football team faced off against Malvern Prep in an intense Friday night match-up at home on September 29. What started as a potential blowout for Peddie ended up coming down to a muffed punt at the end of the...

October 5, 2017No Comments

Senior Student Athletes Prepare for College

May 12, 2017

Swing Against Cancer

May 3, 2017

Peddie Claims The Brown Cup After Eight Years

April 26, 2017

Crew and Lacrosse Pre-seasons Cancelled

April 9, 2017

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Features

Diku Rogers ’12 Returns to Peddie

Diku Rogers ’12 Returns to Peddie

Anjali Singh ‘19

This year, Peddie has welcomed a number of new English teachers into the community, after the retirement and departure of several celebrated faculty last year. One of them is Diku Rogers, a member of Peddie’s...

October 12, 2017No Comments

Michael Agosto Takes on a New Role at Peddie

October 5, 2017

Peddie Meets Anne L. Seltzer on Heads Day

Peddie Meets Anne L. Seltzer on Heads Day

May 4, 2017

An Admissions Introspective

An Admissions Introspective

April 24, 2017

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