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3 things to know: Week of Nov. 26

3 things to know: Week of Nov. 26

November 26, 2018


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Students to live in Israel

Students to live in Israel

Gabriel Kaplan

November 25, 2018


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When junior David Khabie found out about Alexander Muss High School in Israel, he said he was intrigued. “My freshman year, I went to an Alexander Muss meeting and it really stood out to me as it is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and just sounded so interesting and fun,” Khabie said. “That’s w...

DECA prepares to compete

DECA prepares to compete

Gabriel Kaplan, Yonit Krebs, and Maria Perez Barriga

November 21, 2018


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As DECA looks forward to upcoming competitions this winter, the club prepared by signing up its members for specific events, according to sophomore Grace Schultz. “So far we all signed up for events,” Schultz said. “For first-year people, most people are doing an interview and a hospitality and touri...

Retail workers prepare for crowds

Retail workers prepare for crowds

Tamar Gewirtz

November 21, 2018


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As Black Friday approaches, so does the anxiety that it provokes for Park students who work in retail stores, according to junior Jackson Thoe, who works at Target stocking supplies.   “(Black Friday) is going to be stressful just because it is going to be a lot more work,” Thoe said. Targe...

3 things to know: Week of Nov. 19

3 things to know: Week of Nov. 19

November 19, 2018


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City awards Vegan Club grant of $1,000

City awards Vegan Club grant of $1,000

Katie Hardie

November 18, 2018


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According to Vegan Club leader Lara Garcia, who is a senior, the club celebrated multiple birthdays and a new grant with vegan coconut cupcakes Nov. 14. According to club member senior Delaney Wallerich, this week’s meeting was all about celebrating the members of Vegan Club. “Today we m...

Roots and Shoots presents school staff with new recycling initiative

Roots and Shoots presents school staff with new recycling initiative

Katie Hardie and Sadie Yarosh

November 18, 2018


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According to Roots and Shoots leader Katie Christiansen, it is important the school is changing its recycling plan because it shows the dedication students at Park have concerning the environment. “It reflects what students care about, as we’ve seen in the students’ initiation (and passing...

SHEC brainstorms topics to discuss

SHEC brainstorms topics to discuss

Marta Hill, Isabel Kjaer, and Noah Orloff

November 17, 2018


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According to senior Cailey Hansen-Mahoney, the first Sexual Health Education Club meeting went well overall. “(The) turnout could have been a little better, but it’s a really busy time of the year and it was our first meeting,” Hansen-Mahoney said. According to Sexual Health Education Club (SHE...

Quick facts about 36 Arts

Quick facts about 36 Arts

Sam Klepfer

November 15, 2018


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Senior starts vegan culinary club

Senior starts vegan culinary club

Samantha Klepfer and Isaac Wahl

November 14, 2018


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According to senior Lara Garcia, ever since she decided to eat a vegan diet over a year ago, she has felt inspired to promote positive veganism within her own community. A club seemed like her way to do it. When asked why she became vegan in the first place, Garcia said it was primarily because of...

Math Team competes at first meet of the season

Math Team competes at first meet of the season

Emma Leff and Anika Hanson

November 12, 2018


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When junior Math Team member Rafe Covin completed his events at the Math Team’s first meet of the season, he said he felt confident despite the meet’s difficulty. “I thought (the meet) went pretty well. The questions are usually pretty hard, and I got a couple right, so that was good,” Co...

3 things to know: Week of Nov. 12

3 things to know: Week of Nov. 12

November 12, 2018


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