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LearningWorks Creates Community, Positive Learning Environment

LearningWorks Creates Community, Positive Learning Environment

Nora Fox, Contributing Writer

May 13, 2019

“I learn so much from my students because we all create a community together through LearningWorks. It feels like Blake transforms into a new place during the summer even though it’s the same building,” explains Addison Anderson ‘19, a teacher at LearningWorks. LearningWorks, a private and public p...

Refugee crisis incites community response

Refugee crisis incites community response

Maxine Whitely, Editor-In-Chief

October 29, 2015

Daniel Wordsworth, President of the American Refugee Committee, visited the Global Communities classes in late September and launched tremendous discussion on the topic of the migrant crisis. Wordsworth’s work with the American Refugee Committee (ARC) commenced in 2009 during the refugee crisis in...

Sam Gittleman ’16 travels to AIPAC

Sam Gittleman ’16 travels to AIPAC

John Miller, Sci-Tech Editor

March 19, 2015

“My friend was called both a baby killer and a Nazi.” Sam Gittleman ‘16 is proud of his Jewish identity and is a staunch supporter of Israel. During the first three days of March, he attended the annual AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. While there, he got to hear many speakers, but wa...

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