‘Character Counts’ contest selects two student-made films as finalists

By Julie Barzilay Two student-made films were selected as finalists in the “Character Counts” video contest. Students can view and vote for these videos until Feb. 16 to help determine the winner. “Character Counts” Contest The contest is sponsored by the Josephson Institute Center for Youth Ethics, and votes can be cast at http://charactercounts.org/teens/Video-Contest_entries-2008.html. At […]

Ethicist to speak on character

By Jordan Freisleben Ethicist Michael Josephson will discuss character and the specific challenges and pressures teenagers face at an assembly on Oct. 21 as well as a parent meeting later that night, Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts said. He was selected by Huybrechts as part of her theme for this year that “character, not circumstance, […]