The Boiling Point

Lexi Gelb
Lexi Gelb was Editor-In-Chief of the Boiling Point for the 2009-10 school year and won awards from the National Scholastic Press Association and Quill and Scroll.  While at Shalhevet she was also editor-in-chief of the Literary Magazine and a member of the Debate Team, and she is known as an all-around charming person with a inimitable sense of style.  Lexi spent part of July 2009 in Sderot, Israel, where she worked with traumatized children, and the summer before working on the Navajo Native American reservation in Colorado.

Lexi earned a B.A. from UC Berkeley in 2015 after spending a gap year in Israel.


Lexi Gelb, Editor-in-Chief Emeritus

Jun 03, 2011
13th Grade: An Israel gap year of many worlds and viewpoints (Story)
Jun 24, 2010
Visit to Poland makes a case for poetry, darkly (Story)
May 23, 2010
A slice of Shalheaven: Coming and going… and going… (Story)
Mar 24, 2010
Shalhevet says lower schools will close after this year (Story)
Mar 18, 2010
Dismissal of Nili Shamrat fuels controversy (Story)
Mar 18, 2010
From hugs to handshakes, struggling with ‘shomer’ (Story)
Mar 16, 2008
Day by day, sophomores in Israel find Inspiration, agitation and instant closeness with strangers (Story)