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OPINION – Our college graphic: A dissent

OPINION – Our college graphic: A dissent

June 18, 2019

Last month, I faced one of my most difficult decisions on the Boiling Point Editorial Board -- one which a year or even a month ago would not have seemed...

Bohemian is Back

Bohemian is Back

June 6, 2019

Did Freddie Mercury know that his music would not only still be popular but be the focus of a world-renowned movie in 2018? Did trendy people in the late...

Humans of Shalhevet – Aaron Schlacht

Humans of Shalhevet – Aaron Schlacht

May 24, 2019

“Drawing has always been a hobby of mine, and now that hobby has developed into the realization that I may want to become an animator. The difference...

Humans of Shalhevet – Liad Machmali

Humans of Shalhevet – Liad Machmali

May 23, 2019

“One day when I was around the age of 7, I entered a generic building of doctors offices. Once I knew I was at the dentist,  I was afraid. There were ...

Humans of Shalhevet – Jack Sanders

Humans of Shalhevet – Jack Sanders

May 13, 2019

“I’m the school anarchist: nothing that the government does is better than the private sector. This is just one example of something I am very passio...

HUMANS OF SHALHEVET: Eliana Khoobian

HUMANS OF SHALHEVET: Eliana Khoobian

May 2, 2019

“Checks make me feel important, but I like cash. Even the feeling of touching money is incredible to me. I live in a culture where money is very powerfu...

HUMANS OF SHALHEVET: Ronell Zahir

HUMANS OF SHALHEVET: Ronell Zahir

May 1, 2019

“I found a passion pretty early on in life: there’s videos of me when I was two and there’s a screwdriver in my pocket. Sometimes I stay in the ...

The magical madness that is math

The magical madness that is math

March 15, 2019

Although she sleeps just five hours the night before a math test -- less than her normal of seven hours -- studying late into the night makes junior Ni...

On the runway, calming jitters and building confidence

On the runway, calming jitters and building confidence

March 11, 2019

Standing in the Shalhevet gym, freshman Danielle Finn attempted to tame the butterflies in her stomach Jan. 13 while an audience of women from throughout...

Videos of people making ‘calming noises’ go viral in new trend of ASMR

Videos of people making ‘calming noises’ go viral in new trend of ASMR

February 10, 2019

Sending chills down people’s spines is a new way to unwind. Video clips of people whispering, eating, tapping on microphones and making other quiet, rep...

MacOS Mojave: A desert’s beauty, and features to match

MacOS Mojave: A desert’s beauty, and features to match

November 25, 2018

All Photo Illustrations by Sam Rubanowitz, icons from apple.com As diehard Apple fans know, ever since 2013, each version of Mac software was named after a place in California. Its newest Mac software, ...