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AJR shakes it up with “Neotheater”

AJR shakes it up with “Neotheater”

Eva Bard, Guest Writer

June 14, 2019


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AJR’s new album, “Neotheater,” steps further away from pop and into uncharted territory. The three Jewish brothers focused this album on the journey of growing up, which makes it relatable,  powerful and unlike anything anyone has ever heard before. The sounds of their previous album, “The Cl...

Video: Color war recap

Video: Color war recap

Aaron Adams, Reporter

June 12, 2019


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Video: Senior jersey day

Video: Senior jersey day

Yossi Sloane, Video Reporter

June 12, 2019


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Students travel abroad for service

Students travel abroad for service

Sally Rogal, Features Editor

June 6, 2019


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Staycation guide: top ten things to do over the summer in D.C.

Staycation guide: top ten things to do over the summer in D.C.

Izzy May, Opinion Editor

June 3, 2019


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If you’re in town over summer break, I would suggest checking out the following spots! These are my personal favorites. Scootering in D.C.! This is a super fun way to explore D.C. Renting scooters is not expensive and very accessible, as they’re located all around Georgetown and the waterfront. G...

Administration joins Student Council meetings

Sam Schwartz, Reporter

May 31, 2019


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Associate Head of School and High School Principal Dr. Marc Lindner will now join the Student Council during their weekly meetings. The Student Council currently has eight student representatives who are committed to sharing both the suggestions and concerns of the student body while making positive...

Seniors reflect on their capstone trip to Israel

Maya Preuss, Reporter

May 30, 2019


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Threat of isolation on elderly population

Threat of isolation on elderly population

Aiden Melkin, Guest Writer

May 28, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Elderly social isolation and loneliness is a growing concern that affects millions of elderly people across America. According to the AARP Foundation, 17% of adults 65 years or older are socially isolated and 46% of women 75 years and older live alone. Unfortunately, these conditions can increase the lik...

Seniors and parents voice concerns in meeting with AMHSI administrators

Seniors and parents voice concerns in meeting with AMHSI administrators

Oren Minsk and Matthew Rabinowitz

May 27, 2019


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Alexander Muss High School in Israel (HSI) administrators spoke with around 70 senior parents and students on Thursday evening regarding the recent expulsion of CESJDS seniors from their capstone trip for two hours and twenty minutes. CESJDS Head of School Rabbi Mitchel Malkus and High School Principal and As...

Change in Color: Color War changes to increase attendance

Change in Color: Color War changes to increase attendance

Irit Skulnik and Jonathan Morris

May 24, 2019


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Color War this year incorporated several changes, notably having four teams instead of two; red, silver, blue and gold. There were also many changes to the schedule including a relay race and a bucket brigade. High school math teacher and this year’s Color War coordinator Tori Ball hoped to infuse mor...

Eighth-graders’ STEM device showcased in international Cadena Initiative competition

Eighth-graders’ STEM device showcased in international Cadena Initiative competition

Lincoln Aftergood, Reporter

May 23, 2019


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Eighth-graders Remy and Samantha Eidelman traveled to Mexico with Upper School STEM Coordinator Cassandra Batson to compete in the international Cadena Initiative competition this past weekend. Students in the Cadena Initiative elective had to design prototypes of devices meant to assist victims d...

Apple Music vs. Spotify: Streaming showdown

Lincoln Aftergood and Mimi Lemar, Reporters

May 23, 2019


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Apple Music, by Lincoln Aftergood: When my friends ask me if I listen to Spotify, I laugh and say no. I exclusively use Apple Music as it is a better option than Spotify. Apple Music has many crucial advantages over Spotify. For one, it has a library of 50 million songs providing a vast variety o...