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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...

An Insight Into Next Year’s TVT

An Insight Into Next Year’s TVT

Michelle Voronel, Lions' Den Editor

March 11, 2014


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В следующем году , ТВТ будет осуществлять некоторые изменения , некоторые из которых студенты уже знают . Студенты будут иметь график блок , а это означает , что будет...

TVT’s Winter Formal…?

TVT’s Winter Formal…?

Ari Zwiren, Editor In Chief

March 5, 2014


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    Tarbut V’Torah, you have done it again. Yet another successful ASB run event stormed our wonderful institution and swept us off our feet, just in the nick of time as well. It was a dark, damp season as California’s winter was ravaged by a heat wave that brought our beautiful 65 and cloudy weath...

Student Lounge Draws Great Excitement

Student Lounge Draws Great Excitement

Matthew C, Copy Editor

March 5, 2014


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            Open for only one week so far, TVT’s student lounge is the new hot spot for students to hang out.  Formerly a storage room, the student lounge is both large and conveniently placed next to the MPR.  The furniture in the lounge makes this room the most luxurious room in the entir...

Dream Day: TVT’s First Yom Iyun

Ronnie Hecht, Editor in Chief

February 19, 2014


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Recently  TVT held its first Yom Iyun, or Interest Day. The theme for the day was “Dreams” and teachers and students contributed to teaching individual courses on dreams, spanning both its literal connotations and metaphorical ones. There was also a Keynote Speaker to distinguish the day from a r...

How Young is Too Young? Planned Parenthood on Campus

How Young is Too Young? Planned Parenthood on Campus

Yadin B., Entertainment Co-Editor

January 13, 2014


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Every year, speakers from Planned Parenthood, a non-profit organization that does research and gives advice on contraception, family planning, and reproductive problems, come and talk to TVT students to educate them on Sex Ed. Starting from 6th grade (with the exception of one or two presentations to...

Psychological Observations about Eugene, Oregon

Psychological Observations about Eugene, Oregon

Kayla Taft, Staff Writer

January 13, 2014


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For a few days during winter break, I went up to Oregon to visit one of my friends. My friend, Rachel, and her family live in the tiny town of Creswell, about 20 minutes outside of Eugene. Portland and Eugene are perhaps Oregon’s two most famous cities, known for their rich culture. Oregon’s weat...

Michel(l)e Through the Years

Michel(l)e Through the Years

Michelle Voronel, Lions' Den Editor

January 10, 2014


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As some of you might have observed, Mrs. Smallwood and I have a lot of similarities: we are practically the same person! I can prove that Mrs. Smallwood is simply a refined and more polished version of yours truly. For starters, the most basic commonality that we have is that we share the same first ...

The 411 on The TVT Dance Team

Kayla Taft, Staff Writer

December 10, 2013


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TVT offers many exciting sports for students to try out: tennis, soccer, volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, and more. But one sport/art/extracurricular activity that people don’t know much about is the TVT dance team. The high school dance team meets after school on Mondays from 3-4pm...

Hanukkah Is Coming, We’re So happy

Hanukkah Is Coming, We’re So happy

Adam Cohen, Staff Writer

December 9, 2013


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With winter setting in, Chanukah is getting closer, closer, and closer. The dates for Chanukah this year are from December 6th to 14th. On the Hebrew lunar calendar it begins on the 25th of Kislev. Chanukah is more commonly referred to as the festival of lights. On each night of this eight day festi...

Welcome To The (New & Improved) Lions’ Pride!

Ari Zwiren and Ronnie Hecht

November 10, 2013


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TVT is proud to announce the launch of a brand new online newspaper! We understand that most people get their news online and this will allow us to keep up with modern technology and bring you news on a more regular basis. Check up on sports results, captivating world trends, and scathing op-eds all...

Individuality or Indistinguishability?

Individuality or Indistinguishability?

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Athletics' Co-Editor

October 29, 2013


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"Be yourself" and "don't be afraid to stand out" are just two of the many phrases and ideas losing their meaning for many TVT students. As wardrobes grow more and more identical, the new version of originality and taking a fashion risk may be wearing a daisy Brandy Melville skirt with a gray cutoff ...

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