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Ollie Iverson 24 of the Nut Gatherers makes a catch.

Loomis Chaffee Sunday Softball Association

Charlotte Millman '24, Web Director April 11, 2022

The crack of balls against bats, cheering, and music are now the soundtrack of Sundays at Loomis Chaffee. First formed to revive sports competition last spring, the Loomis Chaffee Sunday Softball Association...

LCGVB posing after winning their NEPSAC championship game.

LC Girls Varsity Basketball Wins NEPSAC Class A Championship

Samantha Tishler '23, Features Editor April 11, 2022

On Sunday, March 6, the LC girls varsity basketball team faced top-seeded Thayer Academy in the NEPSAC Class A championship. Although the Loomis team soundly defeated their opponent with a LC 53, Thayer...

A World of Flying Disks and Friendships

Emily Khym '23, Features Editor April 11, 2022

At exactly a quarter until four on a school day, you can see students running past the Farmington river to the open greenery by the bridge. Here, students part of the Loomis Chaffee’s Ultimate Frisbee...

The Farmington River, where the LC rowing team used to practice,  can be seen in this photo.

A Look into the Archives: The Lost Sports of Loomis

Ethan Song '24, Contributor April 11, 2022

Over the course of Loomis Chaffee’s rich 107 year athletic history, a number of sports have come and gone. Wrestling faced the chopping block in the 2021-2022 school year, and rowing will face the same...

To Mask or not to Mask

To Mask or not to Mask

Nina Cushman '25, Contributor April 10, 2022

As of March 24th, the Loomis Chaffee campus has returned to a general mask-optional policy for all except those identified as close contacts for COVID-19. It is no surprise that this change in policy has...

Madness Like Never Before

James Livingstone '24, Contributor April 10, 2022

“BREAKING NEWS: Kansas defeats North Carolina 72-69 in men’s national championship game...” If you are like me, you are one of the thousands of people wwho received this notification from ESPN at...

LC Dress Code: What’s That?

Lillian Clark '24, Staff Writer April 10, 2022

When was the last time you were reminded about Loomis Chaffee’s dress code? Was it during the Pelican Preview Days? Or was it at the beginning of the year? Either way, it is rare to hear anything regarding...

Test-Optional: The New Normal?

Winston Lee ’23, Contributor April 10, 2022

The dreaded standardized tests, the SAT and ACTs, that we’ve all stressed about at one point or another, might finally be coming to an end. There has always been a debate about whether or not standardized...

Senior Slide: a hard-earned moment of relaxation

Senior Slide: a hard-earned moment of relaxation

Brandon Kim '23, Staff Writer April 10, 2022

As the Class of 2022 approaches their final days in Loomis Chaffee, LC seniors are beginning to finally experience perhaps their most anticipated term of high school. With loosened Covid restrictions,...

The John D. and Alexandra C. Nichols Center stands in the afternoon sun.

The Nichols Center Finally Opens!

Maeve Dowd '23, Staff Writer April 10, 2022

Loomis Chaffee students and faculty have grown accustomed to the noise of frequent construction projects around campus. Although these renovations take weeks, months, or years to complete, they deliver...

Celebrating cultural diversity on-campus

Laura Phyu '25, Contributor April 10, 2022

This year marks the 12th year of the annual Cultural Outburst, one of the main events during the spring at Loomis Chaffee. Taking place on April 9 at the Grubbs quad, the event highlights the diversity...

I-Tri Begins on Campus

Jim Le '23, Contributor April 10, 2022

This spring marks the beginning of another Innovation Trimester(I-Tri), an immersive program for members of the senior class in their last term on the Island. Started four years ago, the I-Tri invites...

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