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Lions Roar at Defend the Den

Lions Roar at Defend the Den

Emily Rosen, Entertainment Co-Editor

October 27, 2014


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Defend the Den was TVT's recent school wide pep rally that was a somewhat of a “homecoming game.” TVT does not have a football team or a homecoming dance, so Defend the Den was the perfect way to hype up school spirit. The cheerleaders entertained the crowd while junior Matt Singer amped up the...

TVT Ambassadors Take China

TVT Ambassadors Take China

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Assistant Copy Editor

October 27, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

This year's TVT Ambassadors Program is taking on a service project in one of the most culturally foreign countries in comparison to the U.S....China. The Ambassadors Program assembles a small group of students each year to journey to a place in need of some sort of service. This program is currently in its se...

How Well Do You Know TVT’s New Principal?

How Well Do You Know TVT’s New Principal?

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Assistant Copy-Editor

October 26, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

She’s not just a new face– she’s the new face of TVT. Jill Quigley, hired by current Head of School Dr. Davis, replaced both Mr. Fowler and Dr. Roth (former Middle and Upper School Principals) this year. She is now working with new Middle School Dean of Students Clint Davis, the former college...

ASB: Out with the Old, in with the New

ASB: Out with the Old, in with the New

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Athletics' Co-Editor

May 16, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, Uncategorized

As the 2013-2014 school year rapidly comes to a close, the Upper School Tarbutians who are not wrapping up their time at TVT prepare for next year on campus. The Associated Student Body (ASB) is also preparing for next year, and its elections took place shortly before Spring Break. A total of more than...

5 Tips to Make the Most Out of Your College Tour

5 Tips to Make the Most Out of Your College Tour

Reva Greenbaum

May 8, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends, Uncategorized

College touring is one of the most essential parts of the college application process for high school students, particularly late juniors and early seniors. College tours serve as precursors; where you go, what you see, and how you feel determines where you apply and potentially where you could spend...

Poland and Israel 2014: Round Eleven

Poland and Israel 2014: Round Eleven

Michelle Voronel and Yadin Bromberg

May 1, 2014


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The month of May is one of the months in the school year that is jam-packed with countless events: finals, AP Exams, and prom are only a few of the most anticipated. However, juniors have the most exciting and most anticipated event of their high school careers next to graduation at the end of May: the...

Top O’ The Morning: An Interview With Jean K

Top O’ The Morning: An Interview With Jean K

Emily Rosen, Entertainment Co-Editor

April 7, 2014


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Every morning, the whole school tunes in for the morning announcements hosted by 6th grader Jean K. The morning announcements are a necessity for getting information and learning new things (“Fact of the Day”). I had the privilege to interview Jean K. and learn about who is behind the loudspeaker....

New Year, New Schedule

New Year, New Schedule

Kayla Taft, Contributing Writer

April 7, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

As many of us know, TVT will be implementing a block schedule starting next school year. There are conflicting opinions about this change, and there are definitely pros and cons to a block schedule. Junior Sophie K. said, “I think that the new block schedule is good preparation for college classes,...

The College Board Makes Changes to the SAT

The College Board Makes Changes to the SAT

Ronnie Hecht, Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2014


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With increased criticism, the famed college entrance exam, the SAT, has undergone an extreme makeover. David Coleman, president of the College Board, has acknowledged issues with the SAT that have been brought up in the past years. In changing the direction in which the SAT is moving, the College Boar...

Moot Beit Din Competes in Kansas City

Moot Beit Din Competes in Kansas City

Matana

April 7, 2014


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  The month leading up to Moot Beit Din, Vivian H. and I were overjoyed with excitement. At first I was worried: what if people are only there to compete and not to socialize? At this point my excitement had decreased.   Right when we got off the plane, our California-ness kicked in and we rushed to th...

ARC Science Fair

ARC Science Fair

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Athletics' co-Editor

April 4, 2014


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The Freshman students recently completed their Science Fair projects for the American Research Conference, officially finishing the project last Thursday. The American Research Conference is a national science fair conference in which students follow the scientific method in answering a question of their...

Walk and Learn: Peru

Walk and Learn: Peru

Emily Rosen, Entertainment Co-Editor

March 31, 2014


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 This year, the TVT ambassadors are going to the mountain town of Chirapa in Peru for their annual community service trip. The ambassadors are led by history teacher, Mrs. Miller, and the group consists of freshman, sophomores, and seniors. They held their annual “Walk and Learn” on Friday, Marc...

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