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The Boiling Point

Celebrating Israel’s diversity

Rose Bern, Staff Writer

May 22, 2010

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Globs of henna smeared on students’ arms, the sweet smell of Moroccan fried pastries hanging in the air, and tie-dyed t-shirts let Shalhevet students feel the diversity and unity of Israeli Jewry on Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israeli...

Yom Hazikaron

Rose Bern, Staff Writer

May 18, 2010

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The Shalhevet community came together on Yom HaZikaron to mourn the loss Israeli soldiers who passed away fighting to establish and protect Israel. A Bat Ami-organized assembly featured Rachel Sharabi, one of Hillel’s Bat Ami,...

Yom HaShoah

Rose Bern, Staff Writer

May 16, 2010

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It seemed like a normal day at Shalhevet, with the exception of the overwhelmingly melancholy atmosphere, as students gathered in an assembly to commemorate the people that had perished in the Holocaust on April 11. During...

Fall 2010 Boiling Point staff positions have been announced

May 6, 2010

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Congratulations to all those who have obtained positions. If you didn't make it, don't give up. Keep working on Boiling Point, prove yourself, and apply again next semester for Spring staff positions. Editor-in-chief: Zev Hurwitz,...

A letter to students from Mr. Tranchi

May 5, 2010

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I mentioned last week that it is important for everyone to step and do what they can to help the community in a time of need.  On the part of the students, you contribute by being students. I need to ask more of you now and...

New letter from Rabbi Weinbach to parents and faculty

May 4, 2010

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Below is a letter sent out on May 4 by former head of school Rabbi Elchanan Weinbach. The letter was sent to Shalhevet parents and faculty: Dear Parent, As parents, we are called upon to make many sacrifices on behalf of...

Mazel Tov: Mr. Tranchi, Ms. Berkey welcome baby boy

Leona Fallas, Photo Editor, and Jaclyn Kellner, Community Editor

May 1, 2010

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After years of “what-ifs,” curious inquiries, and baby-bump rumors,  English Department Chair Melanie Berkey and General Studies Principal Phu Tranchi welcomed their son Oliver Bui Berkey Tranchi into the world on April 18....

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