February2015

  • Meet the Hawks: Varsity Fencing

    by - Feb 27, 2015
    By CAROLINE CHEN This year, the Jericho High School Varsity Fencing team, under the direction of its coaches Mr. Seth and Craig Skolnick, was ranked one of the top five teams in Nassau County. The boys team...
  • Hawk Book Talk: An Interview With Ms. Bouler and Ms. Millmann

    by - Feb 26, 2015
    By MIKAELA ADWAR and EVAN SILVERA “By the Book”  is a particular highlight of the “The New York Times Book Review” and has fostered widespread interest in the reading habits and tastes of some of the world’s most prominent figures....
  • YouTubers Succeed Beyond YouTube

    by - Feb 25, 2015
    By MICHELLE LU YouTube is becoming more and more popular as a career choice. People who film and upload YouTube videos can make money by joining YouTube’s partner program and putting ads on their videos. In recent...
  • The New York Islanders Take Center Stage

    by - Feb 24, 2015
    By JOSH ROTHSTEIN During their final season playing at Nassau Coliseum, the New York Islanders are off to their best start in club history. With 39 wins and 22 losses, the team is in first place...
  • The Auditorium’s Ceiling Is Falling Down, Falling Down…

    by - Feb 23, 2015
    By MIKAELA ADWAR With the unexpected postponement of the annual Fashion and Talent Show, students and parents alike were left baffled by the shocking news. Rumors of a collapsing ceiling in the auditorium spread through Jericho High School...
  • Newman’s Oscars: 2015

    by - Feb 13, 2015
    By SAM NEWMAN At 8:30 p.m. on February 22nd, host Neil Patrick Harris will welcome some of the world’s best actors, actresses, directors, cinematographers, production designers and sound editors to the 87th Academy Awards Ceremony in Hollywood, California. The...
  • Break Binge Bonanza

    by - Feb 13, 2015
    By SAM NEWMAN I know we hate to admit it, but our lives are consumed by ceaseless celebrity gossip, barrages of new television shows with plots that seem to sound exactly the same, endless processions of superhero...
  • Lip Dub 2015

    by - Feb 10, 2015
    Jericho High School students and staff took to the halls to dance and cheer and show their school spirit for our second annual lip dub on Friday, February 6, 2015. For highest quality viewing, click on settings...
  • JHS’ New Teachers 2014-15

    by - Feb 9, 2015
    By BELA KIRPALANI The JerEcho would like to officially welcome business teacher Ms. Nicole Izzo, math teacher Ms. Alyson Silagy, social studies teacher Mr. Dennis Demetres, and history teacher Ms. Diana Cook.   Business teacher Ms....
  • Students’ Opinions Are Sound on Texting and Driving

    by - Feb 5, 2015
    By ALEXANDRA NOLAN In a recent JerEcho online and anonymous survey, Jericho High School students were asked about their texting and driving habits and their views on this pressing issue. Of the 107 survey respondents, only...