Groton School Peabody Press October 2015
The Lingering Power of
The Laramie Project



Groton School turned a powerful weekend performance of The Laramie Project into an opportunity for all-school introspection. 

Students were required to attend the play, which chronicles the evolving attitudes of residents of Laramie, Wyoming after the 1998 murder of a young gay man, Matthew Shepard.

One of the original cast members of The Laramie Project, Barbara Pitts McAdams, met with student leaders of Grotonís Diversity and Inclusion Group on Sunday. Pitts McAdams also delivered an all-school talk Monday morning, in which she explained her desire to effect social change through theater. continued




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If you were not able to recall that the first issue of the Circle Voice was published in 1969, you were not alone! The inaugural edition was published on October 2 of that year.




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Lessons & Carols

Plan to watch a livestream of Groton's Service of Nine Lessons and Carols on December 17 at 7:00 p.m.
 

Our Schoolhouse: 1899 Meets 2015



What motivated Groton School to expand its most iconic building? How is this major project affecting our community?

This video provides a good start to understanding the Schoolhouse story. watch now

 


Read Zebra Tales,
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Calendar

December 7, 2015, 7:00 p.m.
Gammons Concert Series: Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour

December 11, 2015, 7:00 p.m.
Service of Lessons and Carols
Open to the public

December 13, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Service of Lessons and Carols
Alumni and parents welcome

January 10, 2016, 4:00 p.m.
Gammons Concert Series:
"I Live to Sing," a documentary

January 11, 2016
Brodigan Gallery
Winter Exhibit Opens

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During 18 years teaching at Groton, Bob Gula became known for the General Knowledge Tests that he created and proctored each spring. Test your knowledge with questions from 1973:

1. There were three types of Greek architecture: Corinthian, Ionic, and ?

2. Where would you find the expression Annuit Coeptis?

3. If you have all your natural teeth, how many do you have?

4. Name any three of the Seven Deadly/Cardinal Sins.

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