Most surprising when you first arrived: The students’ passion and dedication—in academics, on the sports field, and in their friendships
Favorite classes: I absolutely loved my Ecology class with Dr. Black, probably because I am very interested in environmental science and I enjoyed learning about topics that are important to the world today. Another favorite class is Latin because translating Latin passages is like solving an intricate puzzle.
Groton activities: Groton Community Engagement, Improv Club, Debate Club, Diversity and Inclusion Task Force, Birdwatching Group, Math Club, and yearbook
Most memorable Groton moment: When my Sacred Texts teacher taught us about the philosophy of Legalism by teaching the lesson in the style of Legalism. It was one of the most entertaining classes I have ever had!
Favorite Dining Hall food: The delicious bread bowls filled with warm soup, especially on a cold, wintry day
Favorite Surprise Holiday: During winter Surprise Holiday, my roommate and I built a giant blanket-and-pillow fort, made some popcorn, then watched a movie inside our makeshift movie theater.
- It is remarkable how easily I got into the Groton rhythm again. After two years, it seems perfectly natural to go from summer, with its excess of free time and hot weather, to the hectic school days and autumn chill … Read More
- I have just discovered what may be my absolute favorite place to go off of campus. Though I am obligated to give a special second place shout-out to the Rail Trail, the trail where I walk/go birdwatching every Sunday in … Read More
- Salutations! Since this is my first post of the school year, I figured I’d start out with a hello. As the summer draws to a close and the fall term is poised to start, I wanted to take the time … Read More