Success at the Symposium

By Alex Jacobs and Karthik Rao

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The annual Research Symposium at Briarcliff High School displays the intricate and informational projects that students from the sophomore, junior, and senior classes have labored on all year. On May 21, 2013, students set up their projects throughout the science wing of the high school and presented to anyone who wanted to learn about the topic they studied. Students put an incredible amount of time and effort into their projects, and are overseen in the research process and the symposium by Mr. Michael Inglis. Continue reading “Success at the Symposium”

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Pediatric Cancer Spinathon This Saturday!

By Alex Jacobs

Spinsational Briarcliff

On Saturday March 2, the Spinsational Fitness Studio will be hosting the 2nd Annual Pediatric Cancer Spinathon. This event, organized by BHS freshman Jordana Cohen, was created for the purpose of raising money to donate to help patients fighting cancer. So far, over 130 students have signed up to participate. Continue reading “Pediatric Cancer Spinathon This Saturday!”

Mrs. Silverman: The Next All-Star Teacher?

By Alex Jacobs

Photo by Alex Jacobs

Freshman year of high school can be really tough for students. Right after breezing through middle school, a whole lot of work will come flying at you unexpectedly. There’s more-and more difficult- homework, lots of tests, and usually tougher teachers. New teachers play such a big role in a student’s school year. Ideally, you want your teacher to be really cool, funny, understanding, helpful, and for him or her to teach you well.

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