Pulitzer committee names alum runner-up

By Saj Sri-Kumar The Columbia School of Journalism named an alumna a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in National Reporting for her work examining debt collection. Jessica Silver-Greenberg ’00 published a series of articles in the Wall Street Journal explaining how debt collectors sue consumers to recover money and collect expired payments that consumers are […]

Deadline nears for entries to March Film Festival

By Eric Greenberg The 2012 Film Festival will be held on March 16 at the Arclight Cinverama Dome. The deadline for submissions is Dec. 1. Upper School Visual Arts Head Cheri Gaulke, Cinema Studies teacher Ted Walch and student directors Olivia Chuba ’12, Jamie Ember ’12 and Roz Naimi ’12 are organizing the festival. The […]

Freshmen create website, booklet for ThinkQuest

By Eric Greenberg Four freshmen have entered their website and booklet in the ThinkQuest competition. This year, teams will address the issue of teenage technology misuse. The ThinkQuest team consists of Nadia Rahman ’15, Erin Shih ’15, Erina Szeto ’15 and Nathan Szeto ’15 and is coached by middle school math teacher Karen Salerno. They […]