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Ms. Lily Wang Pursues Interdisciplinary PhD

Ms. Lily Wang Pursues Interdisciplinary PhD

by Allie Matthias (V) Ms. Wang will be leaving Pingry this year after teaching Chinese for six years. Lily Wang, better known as Wang Laoshi by her students, will be moving on to continue studying as she pursues a Ph.D in the convergence of Buddhism and science. Ms....

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Drama Students Visit McCarter Theatre

Drama Students Visit McCarter Theatre

By Brooke Pan (III) On February 1, the students in the Drama program visited the McCarter Theater to see a live performance of the play Stones in His Pocket by Marie Jones. There, students were captivated by the performance of two actors, Garrett Lombard and Aaron...

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Gay Straight Alliances Convene at GSA Forum

Gay Straight Alliances Convene at GSA Forum

By Miro Bergam '19 On November 18, Gay-Straight Alliances (GSAs) from high schools across New Jersey met at Montgomery High School for the fourteenth annual New Jersey GSA Forum. The event aimed to connect New Jersey GSAs with local charities and resources, such as...

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Robotics Team Tackles First Tech Challenge

Robotics Team Tackles First Tech Challenge

By Noah Bergam '21 Tucked at the very east end of the school, beyond the cafeteria, below the crossroads of the foreign language wing and arts wing, lies one of Pingry’s best kept secrets—the mysterious, metallic robotics room. In this legendary room full of power...

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Farm Team Brings Chickens to Campus

Farm Team Brings Chickens to Campus

By Ryan Fuentes (VI) After the introduction of eight chickens to campus this summer, the Farm Team has been working hard to take care of them and make coop improvements over the past several months. As they adapt to their new home and prepare for winter, the chickens...

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Davey Hosts Viewing of CODE

Davey Hosts Viewing of CODE

By Ketaki Tavan '19 On Wednesday, November 8, Namita Davey (VI) hosted a showing of the film CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap in Hauser Auditorium after school. The event was open to Upper School students and garnered over 15 attendees. The documentary, as explained on...

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Club Spotlight: Podcast Club

Club Spotlight: Podcast Club

By Kristine Fu '19 Pingry’s Podcast Club is a new club started by Annaya Baynes (V) and Udochi Emeghara (V) that gives students an opportunity to create an anthological podcast. A podcast is an auditory episodic series ranging from informational talks to audio drama....

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Sophomores Explore NYC Culture

By Madeline Skapper (IV) and Martha Lewand (IV) On Wednesday, September 6, the sophomore class embarked on their Form IV trip to New York City to visit the American Museum of Natural History and view the award-winning Broadway musical, Groundhog Day. Students...

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Ms. Mygas

Ms. Mygas

This fall, Ms. Stephanie Mygas joined the Pingry faculty to teach both Biology I/II and Chemistry I/II. Additionally, she is working closely with Journal Club and will be coaching fencing during the winter. She is also a co-advisor with Mr. Steve Benoit...

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Ms. Sher

Ms. Sher

This fall, Ms. Anne Sher joins the Upper School Mathematics Department to teach Geometry and Intermediate Algebra. She will also help coach the Girls’ JV Basketball Team in the winter and is co-advising seniors with Ms. Judy Lebowitz. Ms. Sher attended...

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Dr. Mirliss

Dr. Mirliss

This year, Dr. Danielle Mirliss joins Pingry as an advisor on the technology committee. Among several technology-related roles, she will be helping the faculty integrate Schoology into their classes. Dr. Mirliss received her B.A. from Rutgers University,...

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Mr. Van Antwerp: Drama

Mr. Van Antwerp: Drama

Mr. Alan Van Antwerp joined the Pingry drama department to teach Drama and Public Speaking in both the Middle and Upper Schools. He will be teaching Drama 8 in the Middle School, Drama 2 for sophomores, and Public Speaking, an elective open to all Upper...

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Dr. Jolly: Computer Science

Dr. Jolly: Computer Science

Dr. Marie-Pierre Jolly joined the ranks of the Computer Science department in Pingry this year, teaching Survey of Computer Science, Intro to Computer Science, and Advanced Placement Computer Science. She has not yet decided on how to join the Pingry...

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