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Need for speed

Need for speed

Sabrina Bramson, Guest Writer

While some students board the bus or search for their car to get home after school, freshman Sam Goldberg straps his helmet on his head as he prepares to mount his bicycle. About once a week, Sam rides almost 30 miles from...  Read More »

Nov 28 • No Comments

It’s all Greek to me: Language club adapts to new schedule

It’s all Greek to me: Language club adapts to new schedule

Ari Feuer, Style Editor

Down the science corridor lies a classroom that on Wednesday afternoons is the site of curiosity at work. Under the guidance of science teacher Nick Miller, four freshmen learn how to read and speak classical Greek. For m...  Read More »

Nov 28 • No Comments

U.S. veteran interviews

U.S. veteran interviews

Jonathan Foldi, Noah Green, Eli Winkler, RJ Firestone, Daniel Baumstein, and Ethan Kane

For history teacher Michael Connell’s War and Civilization class, seniors were assigned to interview a U.S. veteran. These are six of their stories: Colonel Charles McGee Colonel Charles McGee served in the U.S. Air Force for 30 years, ove...  Read More »

Nov 12 • No Comments

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Moms and alumni kick it with Krav Maga

Moms and alumni kick it with Krav Maga

Joel Vardon, Sports Editor

The Upper School cafeteria echoed with kicks and punches as 18 CESJDS alumni and parents participated in a one-time Krav Maga class for women taught by Krav Maga Maryland. JDS Israeli Community Liaison Roni Samson organized a...  Read More »

Nov 28 • No Comments

Lions head to Memphis

Lions head to Memphis

November 28, 2016

Powderpuff 2016 highlights

Powderpuff 2016 highlights

November 7, 2016

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Should parents restrict their children’s technology use?

Should parents restrict their children’s technology use?

Izzy Friedland and Romi Nachman

Below are two responses to parental restrictions on child technology use. Guest Columnist Romi Nachman believes that parental restrictions are beneficial. Her opinion is...  Read More »

Nov 28 • No Comments

Lessons learned from media’s flawed election coverage

Lessons learned from media’s flawed election coverage

November 28, 2016

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Beading for business

Beading for business

Kate Sosland, Reporter

After carefully threading a pile of beads with a piece of string, juniors Sarah Davis and Sophie Handloff tie the ends of the string together to finish their latest piece of...  Read More »

Dec 5 • No Comments

Winter Staycation

Winter Staycation

November 28, 2016

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Reflections on Syrian refugee crisis

Reflections on Syrian refugee crisis

Lily Daroff and Kate Sosland

The Lion's Tale interviewed CESJDS students about their reactions to the Syrian refugee crisis to complement "Bridging the Gap," a print article about the interactions between...  Read More »

Dec 1 • No Comments

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

November 28, 2016

Real-time reactions to the third presidential debate

Real-time reactions to the third presidential debate

October 20, 2016

Real-time reactions to the second presidential debate

Real-time reactions to the second presidential debate

October 11, 2016

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