Plato’s “Allegory of the Cave” stands at the center of what we do here at L’ville. It describes the journey of an individual from the confines and darkness of a cave – a theater of illusion and control – into the clarifying light of the sun.
I picked up a copy of “Why We Argue (and How We Should): A Guide to Political Disagreement” by Scott Aikin and Robert Talisse. Obviously, Lawrenceville has a significant interest in the rules and roles of argumentation.
G. Blake Eldridge '96 assumed the role of Dean of Students at Lawrenceville July 1, 2014. Eldridge returned to his alma mater in 2004, when he joined the faculty as an English Master and the boys' varsity soccer head coach. He has served the School in a number of important academic, athletic, and residential life roles over the past decade.
Through House and Harkness, Lawrenceville challenges a diverse community of promising young people to lead lives of learning, integrity, and high purpose. Our mission is to inspire the best in each to seek the best for all.