Since September, speech & debate team captain Swathi Srinivasan has been struggling to get this year’s team rolling.
This is hard to do without a coach.
“We have had an introductory meeting, and I have prepared competition dates and materials for the potential members to work with; however,... READ MORE »»
The BHS speech & debate team pictured at the state tournament in 2013. From left to right: Varun Jambanath, Beth Moses, Anshika Niraj and Jessie Gill.
“No, because they don’t work for it and as a culture they are scary, violent, rude and needy. They expect to be catered to.”
These were the words used in a text message sent by a Shaker Heights student the day after the election. It was a racist tirade, directed at African Americans.
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Holocaust survivor Stanley Bernath visited Greg Deegan’s Human Rights and Conflict (HRC) class on Oct. 31 to speak about his experiences in a Nazi concentration camp.
“HRC students were able to hear about his early life and brutal struggles at the hands of Nazis in a number of concentration cam... READ MORE »»
Stanley Bernath in Deegan's classroom. Photo by Rihab Ali
The soccer team had an impressive season.
Shai Yulish stood out by making 2nd team all Ohio, most career goals (92), consecutive games with score (10), games with multiple goals (28), and MVP of Chagrin Valley Conference.
Asaf Roth also made a statement by holding the most career assists (36).
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Senior Shai Yulish dives for the ball in the season opener against Independence. Photo by Livia Eppell.
I’m not exactly what you would call a basketball fan. I understand pretty much nothing about it.
Before I came to Beachwood, basketball was just a game I played in P.E. classes.
When I moved here from Brazil last spring, there were big expectations for the NBA finals. The Cavaliers ended up winning... READ MORE »»
The Cavs beat the Celtics 128-122 on Nov. 3. Photo by Gabriela Colovan Costa.