As the semester comes to a close, 5C students compare their expectations going into their gap semesters to the reality.
We must break the stigmas around leave of absences as many students could benefit from taking one, writes Stella Favaro PO ’23.
Gap semesters have given students the space to start small businesses, secure internships and discover new passions; said students reflect on their various experiences.
With the semester online this fall, three seniors reflect on taking the gap semester rather than spend senior traditions online.
Given the current coronavirus outlook, Andy Han PO ’23 argues that students will be unable to avoid online school, even if taking a gap year.