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The student news site of Beachwood High School.

The Beachcomber

The student news site of Beachwood High School.

The Beachcomber

By utilizing a combination of luck, collaboration, innovation and sweat, the team transforms what was initially a pipe-dream into reality.
Mission Mangal Soars With Inspirational Story
Sanket Makkar, Staff Writer • May 16, 2022
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Layout Editor Claire Weaver and Editor-in-Chief Hiba Ali have  worked hard to bring each issue to life this year.
Beachcomber Designated All-Ohio
Isaac Gorodeski, Staff Writer • May 14, 2022
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Mukherjee transitions from John Lennon to Black Sabbath.
White & Gold is Back
Ori Balkan, Staff Writer • May 9, 2022
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The Bison qualifiers at the Nike Indoor Nationals in Staten Island, NY on March 13.
The Indoor Track Team's Long Road to States
Lana Lagman, Hiba Ali, and Samah Khan April 22, 2022
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The majority of Beachwoods CCP students are taking their college courses online.
College Credit Plus Increasingly Popular, But Not Best Option For Everyone
Carli Margolis, Staff Writer • April 19, 2022
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Muslims observing these holy days simply try their hardest to be good people, as it is considered that speaking out of anger or telling lies or committing other immoral actions will also negate one’s fast.
A Time of Introspection and Peace
Hiba Ali, Editor-in-Chief • April 19, 2022
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School Board Members Wendy Leatherberry, Jillian DeLong and Dr. Josephine Chan at the BHS Gallery of Success on April 8.
Beachwood Seats First All-Female School Board
Shreya Chellu, Staff Writer • April 11, 2022
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Inductee Jonathan Goldstein speaking at the BHS Gallery of Success in April 2014.
Beachwood to Induct 10 Distinguished Alumni to Gallery of Success
Netta Haas, Staff Writer • April 4, 2022
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Lata Mangeshkar pictured at her birthday concert in 2011.
Remembering Lata Mangeshkar
Sanket Makkar, Staff Writer • April 1, 2022
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Seniors Christian Wu and Evelyn Zhang with junior Kai Zheng disassemble their construction for the trajectory event in order to make adjustments.
Science Olympiad Places Second at Regional Tournament
Sanket Makkar, Staff Writer • March 31, 2022
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Members of the International Rat Society include seniors David Kuang, Claire Weaver, Miranda Desatnik and Lucas Yang.
Destination Imagination Headed to State Tournament
Evelyn Zhang, News Editor • March 30, 2022
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There is a relatively large gender gap in six of the BHS technology and engineering classes: AP Computer Science, AP Physics C, Honors Robotics, Intro to Design and Honors Design Engineering I and II.
Women in STEM Club Makes Recruitment Video to Address Gender Gap
Taia Menefee, Staff Writer • March 29, 2022
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Seymour (Ian Ward) complains to Audrey II (Puppeteer Austyn Stout, Voice by Jonah Kaminsky) about her voracious appetite.
'Little Shop of Horrors' Delights Audiences
Michael Karpov, Arts & Life Editor • March 28, 2022
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 “I believe the stock market club is the most practical in school,” Club President Rafael Rubeck said.
Learning the Market
Elijah Kriwinsky, Staff Writer • March 25, 2022
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Supporters of Ukraine rallied in Parmas Ukrainian Village on Sunday, Feb. 27.
How the War in Ukraine is Affecting People in Northeast Ohio
Isaac Gorodeski, Staff Writer • March 10, 2022
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The omicron receptor-binding domain (RBD) and N-terminal domain (NTD) both have 15 and 11 mutations, respectively, which  cause a significant reduction in plasma neutralizing activity in infected or vaccinated people, which means there is a significant reduction in antibodies to fight the virus.
Omicron Impacts January Reopening
Samah Khan, Lana Lagman, and Amy Zhou January 23, 2022
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Eaton Corporation relocated from downtown Cleveland to Chagrin Highlands in 2013.
The Court Battle Over Chagrin Highlands
Brooklyn Bennett, Staff Writer • January 21, 2022
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Prices rose dramatically last year for homes such as this one on Community Drive in Beachwood.
The Real Estate Market Took a Wild Ride Last Year
Carli Margolis, Staff Writer • January 18, 2022
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New members take the NHS pledge at the induction ceremony in October.
New Leadership Considers Changes for NHS
Evelyn Zhang, News Editor • January 14, 2022
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Activists showed up at Beachwood Board of Education meetings in March after the district sent an email to families about a mandatory assembly.
How School Board Meetings Became Battlegrounds in 2021
Vidula Jambunath, Staff Writer • January 9, 2022
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I have a real passion for everything about Beachwood, seeing it thrive and do better, and I think it can do better, Berns said.
Berns Prepared for Transition
Shreya Chellu, Staff Writer • December 27, 2021
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I have a real passion for everything about Beachwood, seeing it thrive and do better, and I think it can do better, Berns said.
Beachwood Voter's Guide
Michael Karpov, Arts & Life Editor • October 28, 2021
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Workers install the new standing seam roof in September.
Renovated Pool Opens to Public
Carli Margolis, Staff Writer • October 23, 2021
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“If you dont ask for help, are you building your resilience?” Tolchinsky asked. 
Assembly Highlights Importance of Resilience
Jack Soroka October 20, 2021
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Students in Lisa Morgans math class are masked and three feet apart.
School Board Considers 'Vax or Test' Proposal
Brooklyn Bennett, Staff Writer • October 13, 2021
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Senior Ran Duan formed the International Students Club to help newcomer students in Beachwood and beyond.
Club Supports International Students
Sanket Makkar, Staff Writer • October 6, 2021
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I think it is very important that you guys have your rest,” Principal Paul Chase said. “We start at 8:30, and there are a lot of high schools that start at 7:30.
New Schedule Brings Later Start Time, No Block Periods
Evelyn Zhang, Staff Writer • October 5, 2021
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Because [it is tough for students] coming from other school districts to Beachwood, [it is important for them to] see they’re not the only kid in that situation, and it’s important that they stay on top of their grades, said new student coordinator Cinderella Gray.
New Students Supported Through Wednesday Breakfast Program
Anah Khan, Staff Writer • September 30, 2021
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Making Connections at Leadership Conference
Making Connections at Leadership Conference
Kali Phelps, Shreya Chellu , and Amy Zhou September 21, 2021
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In the June 2019 incident, Jones tried to pull forward to escape since he was blocked in by a
police car. Rogers later said that Jones ran over his foot. Rogers fired two shots into the car
window. Jones pulled away and a chase ensued. Jones sideswiped two cars when exiting the
Beachwood Place parking lot. Beachwood Police continued to chase Jones north to Richmond
Heights before he fled the car and escaped on foot.
...and it Ended in Flames
Carrington Peavy, Editor-in-Chief • May 30, 2021
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