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Bioethics

Humans' capacity to alter their world at the biological level has risen to new heights in the past 50 years.

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Club basketball offers a combination of instruction and intramural games with an emphasis on competitive play, and works toward skill development and team strategies.

This course is open to students who have not participated in the varsity cycling program. Though not a racing activity, it increases ability and stamina. Rides around Exeter vary from 8 to 15...

This course includes an introduction to the major fencing disciplines of foil, epee and sabre. Instruction will cover the basics of fencing movement, tactical gaming, and an introduction to blade...

In the club golf program, approximately 13 students play four days a week at the Exeter Country Club. Students must provide their own clubs.

Club hockey enrolls players (both boys and girls) from beginner levels onward. It is, however, helpful to have basic skating skill. Each player is assigned to a team that practices and plays a...

Mountain biking is conducted in our outdoor classroom. Students will cover topics on riding technique, equipment, maintenance and safety. Riders will explore the trails of Fort Rock, Stratham...

The club running program is designed for students who want to run for fitness. Beginning runners will receive thorough introduction to distance running. Experienced runners will further develop...

Club soccer offers a combination of instruction and intramural games with an emphasis on competitive play, and works toward skill development and team strategies.

The club squash program is designed to teach students basic strokes and tactics, leading up to class competition and ladder play. Required: racquet, one ball, eye-protection glasses and non-...

Club tennis is designed for both beginning players and those who desire one-on-one competitive match play. Players are evaluated at the beginning of the term and sectioned into smaller groups...

This course is for beginning and intermediate players looking to improve their skills in volleyball. This section is open to students who have not participated in the varsity or junior varsity...

Fall and Winter Dance Companies produce a one-hour concert centered around a theme, featuring choreography by faculty, guest artists and students. Students may apply to choreograph an original...

The Spring Dance Concert Ensemble produces a two-hour mainstage concert featuring original choreography by faculty, guest artists and students, centered around a theme . Students may apply to...

Outdoor fitness offers noncompetitive cross-country skiing and snowshoeing as often as possible through the Academy woods, around the fields and on the river. Non-skiing days are spent hiking,...

Experienced rowers and coxswains place emphasis on improving individual technique and aerobic conditioning at low cadences in fours and eights. All look forward to occasional intramural 3-mile...

The varsity teams play once or twice weekly against college JV teams and other independent schools. The JV teams play separate schedules, competing with high schools and other prep schools....

The varsity and junior varsity teams are committed to a strong competitive program based on strength and conditioning, fundamentals of stickwork, appropriate system play, teamwork and responsible...

The girls varsity ice hockey program offers experienced players a competitive schedule against other independent schools. The JV team also plays a competitive schedule against other independent...

The girls varsity and JV teams play a challenging 15- to 17-game schedule. The program is designed to develop players with strong abilities in speed, endurance and stickwork, and a heightened...

Girls soccer at Exeter focuses on reaching individual potential within a team concept. The varsity plays a very competitive schedule against other independent schools. The junior varsity plays a...

Varsity softball plays a schedule of games against other New England prep school teams. Practices stress individual improvement and team play. JV softball (composed mostly of underclassmen)...

The girls varsity and JV swimming and diving programs typically will schedule eight dual meets throughout the season, culminating with the New England Prep Championships. A variety of competition...

In girls varsity A and B tennis, two six-member teams compete interscholastically in both singles and doubles. The girls varsity usually competes in two seasonal tournaments in the late spring....

The team plays a competitive schedule against other private and public schools in New England. Practices are designed to improve team play and individual skills and consist of high-level drills....

The varsity program will emphasize the building of sound fundamental skills and team system play. The schedule will include games and scrimmages against other secondary schools, as well as some...

Training runs develop the stamina and speed necessary to race the 5K distance. Beginners are welcome to join the team; the workload is adjusted to suit each runner's ability. Competition against...

The girls varsity and JV swimming and diving programs typically will schedule eight dual meets throughout the season, culminating with the New England Prep Championships. A variety of competition...