The Boiling Point

Brexit fears? Israel has a separate trade deal with the UK — just in case

Brexit fears? Israel has a separate trade deal with the UK — just in case

October 16, 2019

By Sam Rubanowitz, Outside News Editor Leaving the European Union will mean that the United Kingdom — whose full moniker is the United Kingdom of Great Britai...

REVIEW: Making violence funny in Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’

REVIEW: Making violence funny in Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’

October 13, 2019

Comic relief is a popular way of alleviating pain or lightening the intensity of violence in films. But generating laughter while displaying gruesome and...

Sukkot Lessons from Kohelet

Sukkot Lessons from Kohelet

October 11, 2019

It is custom among Jews of Ashkenazi descent to read Sefer Kohelet, or Ecclesiastes, from the Ketuvim on the Shabbat of Chol Hamoed or Shemini Atzeret....

BELL SCHEDULE: 10/10/19

BELL SCHEDULE: 10/10/19

October 10, 2019

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Coleman now leads varsity girls and boys, Remer coaches JV

Coleman now leads varsity girls and boys, Remer coaches JV

October 7, 2019

Coach Ryan Coleman, who has been the head coach of the Firehawk boys varsity basketball team for the past five seasons and led the team to multiple titl...

Nat Reynolds, former Head of School, teacher, mentor, has died

Nat Reynolds, former Head of School, teacher, mentor, has died

October 7, 2019

Mr. Nathan Reynolds, who founded Shalhevet’s General Studies department, recruited the first student body and years later left retirement on three sepa...

BELL SCHEDULE: 10/7/19

BELL SCHEDULE: 10/7/19

October 7, 2019

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Comp-Sci students present internship projects to realtors

Comp-Sci students present internship projects to realtors

October 6, 2019

At 2:15 p.m. on Sept. 27, when most students were rushing to their next class, four seniors could be seen leaving the parking lot in very formal attire...

Hiller fills the scorecard as Firehawk girls dominate Panthers in flag football

Hiller fills the scorecard as Firehawk girls dominate Panthers in flag football

October 6, 2019

Shalhevet's Girls Flag Football team walloped their rival YULA Panthers’ 30-2 led by Firehawk quarterback Maital Hiller’s five touchdowns and f...

Big crowd, small Shalhevet contingent joins worldwide walkout to protest inaction on climate change

Big crowd, small Shalhevet contingent joins worldwide walkout to protest inaction on climate change

October 4, 2019

  “We’re missing our lessons to teach you one,” read one sign at the Youth Climate March on Sep. 20. The streets of downtown LA were fi...

LETHAL VAPOR: At least 12 deaths so far from mysterious vaping illness

LETHAL VAPOR: At least 12 deaths so far from mysterious vaping illness

October 3, 2019

BP Graphics by Zev Kupferman There are lots of reasons not to vape.  For one thing, it’s against Shalhevet rules, as Principal Daniel Weslow announced to the co...