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Paul has spent most of his life on the Mesa. He first came to Cate in 1968, when he was six years old, his father having accepted a position to teach in the English Department. After graduating from Cate in 1979, Paul studied biology at Middlebury College, returning to Cate in the mid-1980s to begin a teaching career that is now in its 30th year. Paul has taught biology, chemistry, genetics, anatomy and physiology, and an interdisciplinary course he developed (\The American Wilderness\") to integrate environmental science and the writings of the nation's foremost naturalists. In addition his teams have won 15 league championships capturing the state title in 1994.