October2013

  • Not the End of the World

    by - Oct 23, 2013
    By LAUREN GOLDSTEIN Originally Published January 2013 December 21, 2012. It was a date that struck fear in the minds of some and prompted laughter from others. Some interpretations of the Mayan calendar speculated that on...
  • Jericho Sports Fall into the Record Books

    by - Oct 22, 2013
    By MICHAEL SCHUMER Originally Published January 2013 This past fall marked an especially triumphant season for the boys’ varsity badminton and soccer teams as well as an outstanding performance by the girls varsity swimming team’s Trudi...
  • Senior Privileges

    by - Oct 20, 2013
    By ALANNA LEVINE and JONATHAN LANZ Originally Published May 2013 Seniors at Jericho High School receive certain privileges that are not open to students of other grades, such as their own lounge and seniors-only courses. Many...
  • Can Snapchat Be A Potential Problem For Students?

    by - Oct 18, 2013
    By SYDNEY BASS Originally Published January 2013 Snapchat, a very popular application among Jericho High School students and the public, stands as one of the top 10 applications for the iPhone.  This real-time photo application allows...
  • Horsing Around: Elf Visits Jericho

    by - Oct 18, 2013
    By CHLOE SHAKIN Originally Published January 2013 Miniature horse, Elf, visited Jericho to accept a custom-made coat from several middle and high school clubs on January 4. He was greeted by an excited crowd of faculty...
  • Two Movies as Good as their Books, Part I: Anna Karenina

    by - Oct 16, 2013
    By TAYLOR KANG Originally Published January 2013 Heralded by the likes of Vladimir Nabokov, William Faulkner, and Fyodor Dostoevsky as one of the greatest books of all time, Anna Karenina truly is one-of-a-kind. It’s an atypical...
  • Spaniards Visit Jericho High School

    by - Oct 16, 2013
    By LAUREN DOLOWICH, MATTHEW KRAVITZ and CINDY PARK Sixteen students from Pontevedra, Spain participated in Jericho High School’s annual Spanish Exchange Program this past November. The Spanish students learned about life here in Jericho and made...
  • Jericho Brings Back the Music

    by - Oct 15, 2013
    The Jericho community raised over $25,000 for East Rockaway High School, a school devastated by Superstorm Sandy, with its Bring Back the Music Talent Show. Performing and Fine Arts Curriculum Associate Ken Pollitt reached out to...
  • “Suit and Tie” Review

    by - Oct 15, 2013
    By TERESA LEE Originally published May 2013 World renowned singer, actor, and performer, Justin Timberlake, made his first musical comeback since 2007 with the release of his new single “Suit and Tie” in January 2013. In...
  • Jericho High School Architecture

    by - Oct 15, 2013
    By BEN KRONENGOLD and ALISON LIEBERMAN Originally published May 2013 The Jericho High School building was officially opened in 1959. As the years went on, new features were added, including the new wing, the current library,...