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Servire in Summer: Community Service Grants

Abby Kirk '19

Groton’s motto, Cui servire est regnare, is live and well during the year – planned days of service, weekly food pantry trips and other opportunities ensure that much. Some students, however, go further and pursue gra...

September 11, 2017No Comments

A Letter to the Editors From Your Former Assistants

A Letter to the Editors From Your Former Assistants

The 2016-17 Assistant Editors

There was no shortage of work to be done when Editors-in-Chief Hadley Callaway and Jack McLaughlin first stepped into their positions a bit more than a year ago. Despite the mountain of tasks that barraged them over the course o...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Welcome to the Circle!

Welcome to the Circle!

Eunice Cho '20

Groton welcomed five exchange students to the Circle last month. Devang Ladha, Neharika Sharma, and Lakshita Jamwal are from India, while Sinyatti Laizer and Neema Mollel come from Tanzania. They are all in Fourth Form. ...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Upcoming GEO’s

Upcoming GEO’s

Powers Trigg '20

The Christian theologian St. Augustine once said, “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” The idea that travel broadens one's mind isn’t a revolutionary concept; it is a cornerstone of a Groton...

June 2, 2017No Comments

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Sports

Athlete of the Issue: Greg Segal

Athlete of the Issue: Greg Segal

Mark Herdiech '18

A player with both talent and leadership is essential to the success of any team. Quarterback Greg Segal ‘18 is this sort of player, and Groton varsity football is luck...

September 11, 2017No Comments

Groton’s Newest Varsity Sport: Voleyball

Cara Chang '20

After four years of growing popularity and widespread student support, volleyball has been bumped a notch up on Groton’s athletic roster, finally taking its place as a f...

September 11, 2017No Comments

Athlete of the Issue: John Cecil

Hadley Callaway

John Cecil is seven feet tall, co-captain of the Boys Varsity Crew Team, and committed to row at the University of California, Berkeley. Yet when he first came to Groton, c...

June 2, 2017No Comments

A Groton Sports Year-In-Review

Bobby Meehan

As the spring term comes to a close, so too does the Groton athletics calendar. The 2016-17 athletics season has seen many incredible plays, sending senior off with medals ...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Girls’ JV Tennis enjoys success in recent years

Girls’ JV Tennis enjoys success in recent years

Ben Calmas '18

For the past decade, Girls’ JV Tennis has consistently finished each season with one of the best records of any team on campus. The team is undefeated in the ISL since ...

May 11, 2017No Comments

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Arts

Artist of the Issue: Candilla Park

Fran Saldivar '19

Candilla “Candy” Park ‘18 is what some might call a Renaissance girl. From writing and debating to playing instruments, dancing, and painting, Candy has explored ma...

September 11, 2017No Comments

Summer Reading, Reviewed

Summer Reading, Reviewed

Leo McMahon '20

In the all-too-likely event that you skipped your summer reading, dear reader, I’ll relieve your suspense now: you did not miss any transformational experiences. That being said, y...

September 11, 2017No Comments

Max Klein ’18 Makes Exquusite Music

Max Klein ’18 Makes Exquusite Music

Cara Chang '20

Haunting. Elegant. Intense. Playgoers were in awe of the music composed by Max Klein ‘18 that accompanied Groton’s production of Equus. Charlie Hawkings ‘17, who played psych...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Five Plays, Two Shows: One Acts Return

Five Plays, Two Shows: One Acts Return

Fran Saldivar '19

Spring term has flown by, with memorable events from Circle Fest and Events Dance to Spring Fling taking place throughout. Preeminent among these spring traditions, though...

June 2, 2017No Comments

Artist of the Issue: Michael Aduboffour ’17

Artist of the Issue: Michael Aduboffour ’17

Karla Sanford '19

While some Groton students blow the community away with their visual art, theatrical pursuits, or dance, Mike inspires with his words. He is an artistic force to be reckone...

June 2, 2017No Comments

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