The Boiling Point

Noah Rothman
Noah Rothman is a junior and has been part of the Boiling Point since freshman year. He started to become really involved at the beginning of his sophomore year, when he covered the controversial topic of women and wearing tefillin. He has been the Torah editor for two semesters. Outside of Boiling Point, Noah is an active member of the Debate team and the Firehawk baseball team.

Noah Rothman , Community Editor

Apr 25, 2016
OPINION: A fearful farewell to the dragon of childhood (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
TWO BOILING POINTS OF VIEW: Is it kosher to read during davening? (Story)
Sep 10, 2015
Ikar synagogue moves in, overlapping with SWAP (Story)
Jun 03, 2015
OUT OF THE SHADOWS: Ancient tradition meets modern sensibility (Story)
Apr 12, 2015
Finals will be at Nessah Synagogue, not at JCC (Story)
Mar 10, 2015
Purim offers costumes, stand-up and a whoosh of oohs and ahhs (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
In a first for Los Angeles, B’nai David adds a clergy intern who is female (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
Compromise on female clergy saved community-wide ‘Day of Learning’ last fall (Story)
Feb 10, 2015
Female ordination a ‘ruse,’ says spokesman for Agudath Israel   (Story)
Dec 12, 2014
Mister Buckley (Media)
Sep 19, 2014
SUMMER OF WAR: Jewish law, though sparse, leans toward self-defense and guarding of innocents (Story)
Sep 09, 2014
Foundation in place on Fairfax for new building (Story)
Jul 11, 2014
A view from Israel: Who am I, who are we? (Story)
May 28, 2014
Cleanup will keep toxic dust where it belongs (Story)
May 25, 2014
Same commandment, different meanings (Story)
Apr 22, 2014
Students trek to Las Vegas to protest marriage in agunah case (Story)
Mar 18, 2014
Women should not be barred from mitzvot — or coerced into them, says Rav David Bigman (Story)
Jan 18, 2014
Split decision as Lady Firehawks beat YULA while boys fall short (Story)
Jan 16, 2014
Modern Orthodox high school in New York decides girls can wrap tefillin (Story)
Dec 13, 2013
Shalhevet wins construction appeal; demolition to begin within 60 days (Story)
Dec 12, 2013
SHALHEVET AT 20: Jaclyn Kellner ’11: Goat-herding, farming and studying too (Story)
Nov 17, 2013
Mother and daughter who sparked tefillin debate respond to Rabbi Segal’s decision (Story)
Nov 16, 2013
Some variety in how Modern Orthodox schools see tefillin issue (Story)
Nov 16, 2013
Girls will not wear tefillin at Shalhevet, Rabbi Segal decides (Story)
Nov 16, 2013
Lively Town Hall debate explores whether girls should be allowed to wear tefillin at school (Story)
Nov 14, 2013
Rabbi Segal to announce decision on girls wearing tefillin tonight (Story)
Sep 18, 2013
Quarterbacks shine in debut games as both Flag Football teams fall to LA Adventist (Story)
Jun 25, 2013
Fighting the year’s holiday schedule, Girls Flag Football team scores a second winning season (Story)
Dec 25, 2012
Weeks after first lockdown drill, school adds armed guard in wake of Conn. shooting (Story)