Jonathan Cosgrove looks at how cuisine unites the Middle East

Jonathan Cosgrove looks at how cuisine unites the Middle East

As a recipient of the Junior Summer Fellowship, Jonathan Cosgrove ’21 opened dialogue between chefs from Israel, Palestine and the United Arab Emirates through his podcast “Chef to Chef.” Cosgrove said he hopes his project will allow him and others to learn more about how food brings people from different nations together. Cosgrove explained what […]

Camp to bridge cultural divides allows senior to see both sides

As an Iranian Jew whose family suffered religious persecution after the Islamic Revolution, Blake Nosratian ’13 had always only known the Israeli side of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. While at camp with teenagers from six countries involved in the Middle Eastern conflict, he was struck with an important realization. “How could I look an Israeli boy […]

Creating a 'Portrait of Women'

By Evan Brown Laura Silverman ’11 designed and wrote a magazine called “Portrait of Women of Los Angeles 2010” with “approximately 20 profiles on different women who have worked or lived in Los Angeles and come from very different backgrounds and have different lifestyles,” she said. Silverman not only took a journalism class last summer […]