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Checking In With the Prep Family

While students and teachers have been working to adapt the classroom experience to an online learning model, so much of what defines the Prep experience takes place beyond the classroom. This week, Prep launched a new video series, Prep Check-In, that calls upon the creativity of the Prep community to strengthen the bonds of Grand…

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A Deep Clean at Grand & Warren

With distance-learning firmly established, there have been no students (aside from those picking up items from their lockers on March 16) and very few adults on campus for nearly two weeks. Nearly all Prep business, academic and otherwise, has been conducted from home. One notable exception has been Prep’s operations team, who have been hard…

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Distance-Learning: A Primer

Prep’s students and teachers have adapted quickly and creatively to distance-learning. But to the uninitiated, the concept can be nebulous. Let’s take a closer look. Although Chromebooks and many online programs have been a part of the Prep educational experience for quite some time, the idea of converting all classes to digital format moved from…

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A “Hands-Off” Approach to Service

Although social-distancing measures aren’t exactly compatible with the type of direct service work Prep students are accustomed to performing, Campus Ministry has established a “hands-off service” program to keep this vital component of Prep life active. In response to the greater-than-ever needs of Prep’s community partner organizations for donations of food, clothing, and other items,…

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Lab Partners For & With Others

On Monday, Prep’s science department donated a significant stockpile of otherwise idle supply of lab safety supplies four area hospitals to support medical professionals in their fight against COVID-19. Working together (at a safe distance), members of Prep’s faculty and staff, gathered and delivered more than 250 boxes of nitrile gloves and 200 pairs of…

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