Three attend JSA, simulate Congress

Three students attended the Junior State of America Southern California Congress in Torrance to participate in a model House of Representatives and model Senate. Zoe Dutton ’15, Samantha Garfield ’14 and Victoria Yu ’15 attended the Feb. 16-17 convention. Garfield said committees debated and voted on peer-written bills concerning topics from contraception to universal healthcare. […]

Six students place in Fencing Tournament

Six students placed in the top three for their categories in the Southern California League individual Epee/Saber tournament  on Jan. 13. Jack Graham ’15 took gold for men’s high school saber, and Sophie Kupiec-Weglinski ’15, Molly Cinnamon ’14 and Anne Kim ’15 placed first through third place respectively for women’s high school saber. Sylvie Sanders […]

Alum becomes editor of Spectator

Sammy Roth ’10 is the new editor-in-chief of the Columbia Daily Spectator. He formally started the position on Dec. 10. “I have the job now, but the hard work really starts next semester,” Roth said. Roth joined the 200-member Spectator staff his first semester at Columbia as a writer for the news section. He served […]

Students, alumni sing at Hollywood Bowl

Eight students and recent graduates performed in the choir at the Hollywood Bowl concert “Ray Charles: Genius + Soul = Jazz,” a tribute to the famed musician who specialized in jazz, pop, and country music on July 11. Liane Capiral ’15, Kyla Rhynes ’14, her sister Karin Rhynes ‘15, Chanell Thomas ’13, Molly Chapman ’14, […]

Former middle school coach accepts new position

The Athletic Department named Scott Bello the new Middle School Sports Coordinator after seven years as an Administrative Assistant and Football Coach at the Middle School. His dedication to the program spurred Terry Barnum and the other Athletic Directors to create the position for him. “I’m going to be a set of eyes and ears […]