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Diversity at the Academy Awards

Diversity at the Academy Awards

Jessie Lehman, Reporter
February 5, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Style

Fashion Friday: Sweater weather

Fashion Friday: Sweater weather

Jessie Lehman, Reporter
February 5, 2016
Filed under Style

For freshman Rebecca Klayman, staying cozy in the cold winter weather is important. Klayman often picks her clothing based on comfort, and likes to wear clothes that make her “feel good,” such as soft, oversized and fashionable sweaters. To see what else makes up Klayman’s fashion, scroll over the tags....

A Fashion Friday special: Prom edition

A Fashion Friday special: Prom edition

Emily Cohen, Joey Shoyer, and Noy Dahan
January 29, 2016
Filed under Style

Two seniors. Two looks. Senior Liat Bregman Everyone has their own sense of style. Some things, however, run in the family. Senior Liat Bregman’s mother picked out her prom dress, but that does not make Bregman love it any less. The dark color and sheer hem are both qualities that drew Bregma...

Too Cold Gang: Jamal Hall’s record label is too hot to handle

Too Cold Gang: Jamal Hall’s record label is too hot to handle

Dahlia Lehman, Photo Editor
January 26, 2016
Filed under Style, Uncategorized

While most CESJDS employees are finished with their work day at 3:45 p.m., Security Guard Jamal Hall is only halfway there. Every evening after Hall leaves school, he spends four to five hours on his developing record label, Too Cold Gang (TCG). Hall began this label in October, with the hope that...

Fashion Friday: Clashing fashions

Fashion Friday: Clashing fashions

Emily Cohen, Reporter
January 15, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Style

To dress up, or to dress down, that is the question. Or ... why choose? This is sophomore Max Berman's ideology when it comes to selecting an outfit for the day. Berman, who enjoys to "dress up for no reason," also likes incorporating a more casual feel into his style to ensure that he is still comfortable...

Fashion Friday: Thrifted and regifted

Fashion Friday: Thrifted and regifted

Talia Horowitz, Features Editor
January 8, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Style

No one loves hunting through thrift stores and raiding her family members'  closets more than freshman Beyla Ozur-Bass. "Most of my clothes are secondhand, and I adopt them into my style," Ozur-Bass said. Ozur-Bass does not limit herself to just one style of clothing, and if she is drawn to a piece...

Top Ten Songs of 2015

Top Ten Songs of 2015

Gaby Pilarski, Entertainment Editor
January 5, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Style

In honor of the new year, the music minyan compiled a list of their top ten favorite songs of 2015. Loading...(function(d){var js, id="pikto-embed-js", ref=d.getElementsByTagName("script")[0];if (d.getElementById(id)) { return;}js=d.createElement("script"); js.id=id; js.async=true;js.src="https://magic....

Fashion Friday: Keeping it casual

Fashion Friday: Keeping it casual

Emily Cohen, Reporter
December 19, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Style

Eighth-grader Samantha Berman, who considers her style to be girly and comfortable, can often be seen sporting leggings and a casual t-shirt. Always up for some school spirit, Berman is wearing her CESJDS dance team shirt. To see what else makes up her fashion, scroll over the tags. ...

Holiday Gift Registry for the Winter Season

Holiday Gift Registry for the Winter Season

Arielle Weinstein, News Editor
December 16, 2015
Filed under Style

Still searching for last minute Hanukkah presents? Want to be proactive about next year’s gifts? CESJDS students reflect on their favorites of the season: For the movie or theater nerd: a DVD set of their favorite shows. “My favorite Hanukkah gift that I’ve gotten so far was this DVD set of f...

Fashion Friday: Starting the day off right

Fashion Friday: Starting the day off right

Emily Cohen, Reporter
December 11, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Style

Putting a little effort into her outfit can go a long way for sophomore Rana Somekhian. To help her day start off on a positive note, Somekhian  likes to come to school in clothing that is both comfortable yet “out of [her] comfort zone.” To see what articles make up Somekhian’s fashion, scroll...

Behind the Scenes of Young Frankenstein

Behind the Scenes of Young Frankenstein

Miriam Minsk, News Editor
December 9, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Style

After fourteen weeks of preparation and rehearsals, the CESJDS high school production of Young Frankenstein is ready for opening night. This year’s stage managers, juniors Noy Dahan and Arielle Weinstein spent countless hours after school working on the production. Their job began during auditio...

Fashion Friday: Comfort is key

Fashion Friday: Comfort is key

Talia Horowitz, Features Editor
November 20, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Style

For seventh-grader Sophie Krantz, style is about comfort. Krantz finds that her outfits lean more to the preppy side, but being comfortable is a must. To see what articles make up Krantz's fashion, scroll over the tags....