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Combining Math and Art

If you’ve ever walked down the first-floor upper school hallway near the Admissions Office you may have noticed a bulletin board covered with abstract pieces of art. You may have also wondered what in the […]

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Dogfish Science Lab

Guest post by Upper School science teacher Jennifer DesRochers Dissections are something that make most people go “Yuck!”. When I was in high school, our biology teacher had us dissect a worm and a frog. […]

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The Biggest Dig Begins

The sixth edition of the sixth grade Biggest Dig project is underway. This is the signature event of the sixth grade year at Beaver (and, oh yeah, it takes six weeks to complete). Students have […]

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What I Did This Summer

College Counselor and English teacher Debi Ellman reflects on the highlight of her summer: taking a poetry workshop taught by fellow BCDS teacher Matthew Lippman. One of her poems is published at the end of […]

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Last New Death

Beaver Math Department Chair, Rob MacDonald released an e-volume of poems titled “Last New Death” (click the image below to read it full-screen). He also edits an online poetry journal “Sixth Finch”  at http://www.sixthfinch.com. Open […]

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