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Passion for the Team

Running my hand into the touchpad, I spin my head towards the scoreboard, gasping for air. I almost had to laugh; the time next to my name couldn’t be right. I had gained not two, not five, but 10 seconds. My teammates were all celebrating—after all, we were winning by 100 points—but I couldn’t shake off the feeling of loss. In each event, I had performed poorly compared to my personal bests. On the four-hour bus ride back, I had to ask myself, “Was it worth it?” Was the long drive, cold water, and awful races worth joining the Lawrenceville swimming team?

Managing the Virtual Village

With Lawrenceville’s transition to a virtual spring in response to the coronavirus pandemic, the question of tuition has sparked much debate in the community.