May2017

  • Religion Addition

    by - May 30, 2017
    By MARIAM KHAN After months of consideration, the Board of Education made the decision to add Eid and Diwali, two major religious holidays, to the district calendar. Some Jericho students have struggled with having to attend...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Participants Sandra Li and Seongjee (Alison) Park

    by - May 25, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Sandra Li Elucidating Cancer Racial Health Disparities: The Differential Response of African and Caucasian American Colon Cancer Cells to Vitamin E Sandra’s study sought to observe the response of African American and Caucasian...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Participants Brian Sang and Michael Lai

    by - May 23, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Brian Sang Remediation of Aqueous Organic Contaminants: Sorption Coefficient Comparison of Various b-Cyclodextrin Modified Zeolites and Unmodified Zeolite Brian’s research is based on the removal of aqueous organic contaminants with the use of...
  • So Long to Our Seniors

    by - May 22, 2017
    By SOPHIA ZARIFOPOULOS As another school year comes to an end, it is time for New Media Communications to say goodbye to its beloved seniors. They will all be missed for their many contributions to our...
  • Gluten Is Not the Enemy

    by - May 19, 2017
    By SOPHIA ZARIFOPOULOS Fad diets will always exist, but recently the “gluten-free” diet has caught many people’s attention. The main issue concerning this diet is that most people lack awareness regarding gluten and its “negative effects.”...
  • Where’s the WiFi?

    by - May 17, 2017
    By ALEXA ALBICOCCO It is a common complaint heard among Jericho High School students that the Wi-Fi connectivity does not meet their needs, especially in certain places in the school such as the cafeteria and the...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholars Zhitong (John) Wang and Justin Kim

    by - May 10, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Zhitong (John) Wang Computational Modeling of Neuronal Networks: Clarifying Neural Dynamics for Neuropathological Investigations John’s research is on using computer modeling to study abnormal neuronal networks in schizophrenia. “Applications extend to virtual pharmacological...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholar Adam Pahlavan

    by - May 9, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Adam Pahlavan Connecting the Spin-Diluted Ising Model to Bacterial Chemotaxis: A Cluster- Based Approach to Characterizing Chemoreceptor Dynamics Adam’s project utilizes a novel application of a previously generated computer model to study bacterial...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholar Ruiwen (Doris) Fu

    by - May 8, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Ruiwen (Doris) Fu Potent Treatment of Renal Fibrosis: A Novel Inhibitor of Hipk2- Smad3 Interaction After moving to Jericho three years ago, Doris found her voice in science research. The Regeneron STS Scholar...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Participants Serena Tam and Grace Hu

    by - May 4, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Serena Tam An extracellular matrix (ECM) targeting microRNA (miR-29) and its novel association with matricellular protein thrombospondin-2 (TSP2) Although science research focuses on all fields of science, the extracellular matrix within the human...