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From Poland with Poems

From Poland with Poems

Rebecca Weiss, Reporter

When junior Selah Bickel lived in Poland for six months last year, she lost the comfort of a familiar language, but found creative inspiration for her poetry, especially on the public bus of Warsaw. “It’s really, re...

September 20, 2017No Comments

Pulse of JDS: New schedule adjustments

Pulse of JDS: New schedule adjustments

Sabrina Bramson, Reporter

September 6, 2017No Comments

Journey to Jordan: Arabic student embarks on cultural exploration in the Middle East

Journey to Jordan: Arabic student embarks on cultural exploration in the Middle East

Rebecca Weiss, Reporter

When a taxi driver casually asked Ari Gershengorn his religion, the CESJDS junior looked out the window, and as the Arabic street signs whizzed past him in Amman, Jordan, he said: “Christian.”   “I probably didn’t ne...

September 1, 2017No Comments

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Lady Lions thrash Cougars in 5-1 victory

Lady Lions thrash Cougars in 5-1 victory

Isaac Silber, Managing Editor, Copy

The girls varsity soccer Lions clobbered the Berman Hebrew Academy Cougars 5-1 on Monday to improve their record to 4-0 on the season. The girls got revenge on their arch rivals after the boys varsity team lost...

September 18, 2017No Comments

Lions fall to Cougars in 6-0 loss

Lions fall to Cougars in 6-0 loss

September 13, 2017

Lions’ winning streak continues in blowout win against McLean Mustangs

Lions’ winning streak continues in blowout win against McLean Mustangs

September 12, 2017

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Expected to never forget without anything to always remember

Expected to never forget without anything to always remember

Ayelette Halbfinger, Guest Columnist

Following Zman Kodesh, the entire upper school went to the front parking lot where we stood in unison while the American flag was lowered to half mast. After a short prayer,...

September 11, 20172 Comments

Follow MCPS for a later start to school

Follow MCPS for a later start to school

September 5, 2017

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Fashion Friday: Cute and comfortable

Fashion Friday: Cute and comfortable

Shira Godin, Style Editor

Dressed in black jeans and a pale pink ripped sweater, junior Talia Mitre describes her style as "cute and comfortable." Scroll over the tags to see what Mitre wore on Sept....

September 15, 2017No Comments

Fashion Friday: Trendy and boho

Fashion Friday: Trendy and boho

September 8, 2017

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A Closer Look: The Educational Support Services Program

A Closer Look: The Educational Support Services Program

Lily Daroff, Multimedia Editor

June 12, 2017No Comments

Under the same roof: Pluralism in the community

Under the same roof: Pluralism in the community

April 5, 2017

Turn off the lights: Facing climate change

Turn off the lights: Facing climate change

February 14, 2017

Strings Attached

Strings Attached

January 19, 2017

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