Articles by: Stephanie Chan

IRIS records which refugees have found jobs, in an effort to ensure they have stable sources of income.

Syrian Refugees Find Home in New Haven

May 27, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

They hesitantly moved towards the three open chairs in front of us and sat down, appearing to be, for a brief moment, a little apprehensive about the situation. That initial discomfort, however, quickly disappeared as we became acquainted. They introduced themselves as Sami, Bassam, and Nezar, Syrian refugees who arrivedRead More

What is Homework’s Purpose?

May 27, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

In the past few years, there has been a spark in conversations both nation- and campus-wide regarding homework, whether about the amount of homework that should be assigned or the value of homework itself. Generally speaking, students at Choate appear to have too much nightly homework, especially when compared toRead More

Little Family Gives $10 Million for PMAC Makeover

Little Family Gives $10 Million for PMAC Makeover

March 26, 2016 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

With a $10 million donation from investor William β€œTed” Little ’49 and his wife, Fran, the Paul Mellon Arts Center Main Stage Theater will, for the first time since 1972, undergo major renovations. The money will be given over four or five years, with the first payment arriving this January.Read More