The Following is an incomplete but informative list of Articles 2015-present  covering Phillips Exeter Academy’s handling of sexual misconduct


Most recent:




Ex-Phillips Exeter Academy teacher agrees — again — to plead guilty to student sex assault

Articles by Alumni:

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September 13, 2021: Mr. Weber’s Confession – Vanity Fair- Mary Jo Sales ’82

April 2015 When I Tried to Talk to my Prep School About Rape Culture- Jezebel- Zoha Qamar ’15

Boston Globe Letters to the Editor: Sexual Abuse at Private Schools was a Product of a Culture that Demanded Obedience 5/13/2016



Articles by Exeter Students:


Community Responds to Alumna’s Vanity Fair Article The Exonian 9.23.21

Community Reflects on Culture of Sexual Assault €” The Exonian May 22 2021

A Milllion-Dollar Question €” The Exonian 9.27.21

Hold the Academy accountable for supporting its Student Leaders The Exonian 9.27.2021

Let Us Grieve  The Exonian 9.27.21

Sexual Assault Galvanizes Alumni Advocacy The Exonian 9.3.21

Sexual Assault on Campus Reflection 5/16/21

Reporting on Exeter and Sexual Assault  The Exonian Dec 2020

8/25/2020 Exonian: Details of Kaminski Case Revealed in Affidavit

Student Protest Academy’s Sexual Misconduct Reporting Policy Exonian 2020


Exonian: Administration Discloses Investigative PRocesses 10.27.2016

Exonian: PEA Reacts to Assault Policies_Misconduct 09.29.2016

Boston Globe/New York Times Articles:

August 2020 Ex-Phillips Exeter math teacher allegedly sexually assaulted student for years, NH prosecutor says

August 2018 11 Former New Hampshire Prep School Staff Accused of Abuse- Boston Globe

November 2017 NH Police wanted to charge Phillips Exeter Deans for failure to report abuse

November 2017 Phillips Exeter Deans Failed to Report Sexual Abuse- New York Times

September 2017  A Legal Industry Built on Private School Sex Abuse NYT

May 2017 Former Exeter Official Pleads Guilty-Boston Globe

March 2017 Phillips Exeter Investigators Reveal Allegations Against Four Faculty- Boston Globe

December 2016 Scandal still reverberates at prep school- Boston Globe

September 2016 Alumni are boycotting a Phillips Exeter Probe Boston Globe

July 2016 Phillips Exeter Alumni Vow to Withhold Donations- Boston Globe

July 2016 Phillips Exeter Academy Admits Mishandling Sexual Abuse Claim- Boston Globe

July 2016 Phillips Exeter Under Fire Again for Handling of Sexual Misconduct Allegations Boston Globe

April 2016 Ex-Phillips Exeter principal censured Boston Globe

April 2016 Abuse Allegations Prompt Investigation- Boston Globe

April 2016 Prep Schools Wrestle With Sex Abuse Accusations Against Teachers NYT

March 2016 Celebrated Teacher at Phillips Exeter Academy Barred from Campus- Boston Globe

January 1993 Prosecutors Say Exeter Teacher Had Students Make Sex Videos NYT

September 1992 Parents Find Lessons in Exeter’s Sex Scandal NYT



Sex abuse survivors call out Phillips Exeter Academy’s ’failure’

Phillips Exeter Academy sex assault survivors start support fund-Seacoastonline

May 2019 Phillips Exeter alumni demand more action on sex abuse claims

May 2019 Pea Students Protest Sexual Assault Reporting Policy

Phillips Exeter report details more sex abuse

November 2018 Phillips Exeter: Ex-worker fired for failing to report sexual Misconduct

August 2018 Complete reports on sex abuse at Phillips Exeter Academy

March 2017 Phillips Exeter reveals new sex abuse allegations against Exeter faculty

December 2016 Exeter Grapples with Sexual Misconduct


Articles about Exeter Passing Faculty Known to have Abused to other Schools

St Mark’s Moves on From Ploegstra Accusations 9/10/2023

Trinity School New York City, Making Schools Safe 8/4/2020

Sep 4, 2018