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Harvard Professor Teju Cole speaks to the student body about his experiences with racial and societal injustices. The webinar lasted over an hour, so students continued their day with 2-hour blocks instead of 2.5-hour blocks.

Award-winning author speaks to student body

Teju Cole expands on breaking down racial and societal walls
Clara Bonomi, Reporter April 21, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students, faculty, alumni and parents gathered virtually today to engage in a webinar led by author, professor and photographer Teju Cole.  Cole’s speaking points surrounded promoting...

Junior Joseph Shea and sophomore Isa Infosino (bottom) interview documentarian MM and author AC during the Q&A session at the end of the virtual assembly on Feb. 24. “A Most Beautiful Thing” has been nominated for a Critics’ Choice Award, NAACP Image Award, and Best Documentary by the Foreign Press Association since the film’s debut in July of 2020.

Movie director, author hold video conference

Community reflects on racial injustice and privilege after presentation
Ada Linde, Reporter February 25, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE Author Arshay Cooper and director Mary Mazzio visited the school community via Zoom on Feb. 24 to speak about their documentary, “A Most Beautiful Thing.” The film features the first...

National Book Award winner author Annette Gordon-Reed speaks to students about the history of Thomas Jefferson and slavery and how this narrative transcends into the present. Students met in smaller discussion groups after listening to the webinar to discuss various aspects of history’s legacy.

Visiting author discusses Jefferson, relation to slavery

Students engaged in a day of dialogue and discussion surrounding works of award-winning author
Adele Fratesi, Senior Reporter November 19, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Pulitzer Prize award winner Annette Gordon-Reed visited campus virtually to deliver a talk on her written works, focusing on Thomas Jefferson’s relationship to slavery. “Institutionally,...

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