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Residents reflect on states loosening COVID-19 restrictions

By MoniYah Person-Henderson '23, Staff Writer April 2, 2021

After months of restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, some states decided to begin reopening in March, including West Virginia, Texas and Alabama. The decision to reopen sparked some skepticism...

Illustration by Claire Hartemink '21.

COVID-19 strikes during H-Term

By Aidan Ma ’23 , Staff Writer April 2, 2021

Over H-Term, students were given the freedom to do what they saw fit with their time away from campus, whether that be pursuing independent projects, participating in H-term exclusive courses, or joining...

Student Philanthropy Council meets to discuss community grants.

Council works towards its twelfth year of grants

By Sarah Jiang '22, Staff Writer April 2, 2021

Hill, like many other boarding schools, can be a very sheltered community. Especially with the global pandemic this year, it has become easier to forget the world beyond the campus walls and easier to...

Local Pottstown NGOs continue to adapt

By Jojo Zhu ’22, Staff Writer March 4, 2021

The pandemic has reached all parts of society, including groups dedicated to serving the community. Whether they support the homeless, the hungry, or underprivileged children, local NGOs continue to persevere...

Hill’s early arrivals used various passports. Photo by Claire Hartemink '21

Students return from quarantine around the world

By Sarah Jiang '22, Staff Writer March 4, 2021

As it approaches a year since COVID-19 made its way across the world, the differences in the varying conditions and viral severity in each country, as well as their government’s response, are clear....

All of my paperwork in order to get back to the U.S. (*Blurred for privacy)

Long journey back: how Hill Chinese students are returning to campus through various restrictions

By Jason Zhou '23, Staff Writer February 15, 2021

*Editor's Note: The following is an account from Staff Writer Jason Zhou '23 as he travels to campus from his home Shanghai amidst the heavy travel regulations dictated by the pandemic. A remote student...

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