The Poly Podcast

This spring Poly launched The Poly Podcast. Each short, conversational episode features Poly faculty and staff and offers an informative and engaging discussion of ideas across a wide range of topics from applying to college and the financial aid process, to how the New Deal relates to our current crisis. The Poly Podcast is found in Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts. We hope you subscribe and share!

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What College Admissions Officers Can’t Tell You
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Kyle Graham

In the first episode, Associate Head of School Kyle Graham reveals the financial incentives motivating colleges to blur the truth, how to build an application strategy, and the opportunity costs of aiming too high.

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John Rankin

Assistant Head of School John Rankin, in a preview of the new Grade 12 Philosophy Seminar, presents a lesson on fear, authenticity, and existentialism.

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The New Deal
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Michal Hershkovitz

Assistant Head of School, Academics and history teacher Michal Hershkovitz P’16, ‘18 discusses the cautionary lessons of the New Deal for our current national crisis.

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Changing Team Culture: How to Build Trust
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Kristin Cannon

Athletic Director and Head Girls’ Varsity Soccer Coach Kristin Cannon discusses four topics to help student-athletes and coaches build their teams toward success.

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