Active Endeavors: Rock Climbing at Planet Granite

Rock climbing leaders Darrick Broudy and Mio Berk both came upon the activity the same way many of their students do – by happy accident. And they, like so many students, were quickly drawn in by the activity – equal parts puzzle, sport and play – that brought them thrice a week to a world-class,... Continue Reading →

Conversations: Mio on Gossip

At a recent morning meeting, College Counseling Associate Mio Berk delved deeper into the precept “We value kind speech; we don’t slander or gossip.” She shared her experience discovering old notebooks shared with middle school friends, comparing her childhood note-passing to today’s texts or direct messaging. One particular entry focusing on “Amy’s hair” caused Mio... Continue Reading →

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