Fear Factor: Students with Phobias

Fear Factor: Students with Phobias

In one of her AP Biology lectures last year, the teacher showed a photo of a beehive. Even though it was merely a picture on the screen, Jill* ’15 remembers breaking out in a cold sweat and choking on her breath. She tried to calm herself by taking deep breaths but eventually asked to go […]

Actor alumnus to star in new television series

Jay Paulson ’96 is a cast member on “October Road.” Paulson plays Phil. The character Phil is a friend of Nick Garrett, whose semi-autobiographical novel about life in Knights Ridge, Massachusetts made him a literary superstar, but alienated his hometown. “Physical Phil,” as Paulson’s character is known is known, suffers from agoraphobia, a crippling anxiety […]