Jonah Gershman (‘19) overlooks the Red Sea in Eilat, Israel. The Israeli flag wrapped around his back showcases his patriotism to the country where will enlist into the Israeli Defense Forces later this year.
Many graduates to enlist in the Israeli Defense Forces
Matthew Rabinowitz, The Lion's Tale, Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School • July 21, 2020

“I’m definitely nervous. I know it’s gonna be one of the most challenging things I ever do, and I’m definitely nervous because it’s so unpredictable,” Jonah Gershman (‘19) said about his decision to join the...

A different kind of dance show: 2019 Israeli dance showcase
A different kind of dance show: 2019 Israeli dance showcase
Kayla Nickfardjam, The Roar, Milken Community Schools • July 21, 2020

On a Wednesday afternoon, members of Milken’s own Israeli Dance Company graced the stage in front of a fully packed theatre for the Israeli Dance Showcase. A melting pot of cultural, historic, and artistic influences, the...

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TWO BOILING POINTS OF VIEW: Should we protest a ‘get refuser’ sitting shiva with family?
TWO BOILING POINTS OF VIEW: Should we protest a ‘get refuser’ sitting shiva with family?
Yes by Josh Glettner and No by Sam Rubanowitz, The Boiling Point, Shalhevet High School • July 21, 2020

  Yes: There is halakhic basis to ostracize this man unconditionally Josh Glettner, Shalhevet High School As August drew to a close,...

‘Jojo Rabbit’: Satirizing the Holocaust
‘Jojo Rabbit’: Satirizing the Holocaust
Natalie Tabibian and Kayla Nickfardjam, The Roar, Milken Community Schools • July 21, 2020

This past Yom Kippur, two people were murdered outside a synagogue in Halle, Germany. The perpetrator was an avid Holocaust denier, who spoke...

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