2017-2018 Avatar: Jacob Harris

The Gatton Avatars have been tasked with writing an introductory blog post, and I’ve spent hours trying to think of how to articulate this blog. How do I organically introduce something as sterile as an introduction? How do I introduce myself without sounding monotonous? And to be honest, I don’t know the answer to either Read More…

2017-2018 Avatar: Keelee Pullum

Hi everyone! My name is Keelee Pullum, and I am a senior from Bowling Green. I previously attended Warren Central High School, where I played basketball and was involved in several other academic activities. I found out about The Gatton Academy when it was first starting and toured for the first time in seventh grade. Read More…

Harlaxton 2017: Final Class Day

By: Caleb Curry We are nearing the end of our time here at Harlaxton. Today we had our last class, which began with a quiz over various poetry terms. We were then handed back our second essays, and we briefly discussed them. Following this, we examined dramatic poetry, including Lord Tennyson’s “Ulysses,” Andrew Marvell’s “To Read More…

Harlaxton 2017: Stratford-upon-Avon

By: Arjun Kanthawar Today, we left Harlaxton Manor bright and early at 8:00 a.m. We headed towards Stratford-upon-Avon, England, home of William Shakespeare. We first visited Warwick Castle, a medieval castle that was built in 1068. The castle is rich in history surrounding England’s royal families and wars. I was able to see a trebuchet Read More…