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Middle East Day panelists combat stereotypes, share culture

Middle East Day panelists combat stereotypes, share culture

Lily Souza July 10, 2022

Middle Eastern panelists shared stories about their culture in an effort to dispel stereotypes and misconceptions during Middle East Day Friday, April 29.  “Having people that are willing to come...

Beyond Kindness Day presentations discuss living with disabilities, finding success

Beyond Kindness Day presentations discuss living with disabilities, finding success

The Newtonite May 17, 2018

(Photos by Jason Alpert-Wisnia and Joelle Sugianto) B-block by Samantha Fredberg Students panelists shared experiences relating to their disabilities and identities in an effort to bridge the gap between...

Students talk, panelists present during Deaf Culture Day

The Newtonite March 8, 2015

A Block by Lucy Lu Five student panelists from the deaf community shared their experiences A-block Thursday Feb. 26 as part of Deaf Culture Day. Senior Nikolya Sereda asked panelists questions in American...

Students learn Hispanic dance instruction D-block as a part of Hispanic Heritage Day. Photo by Josh Shub-Seltzer.

Teachers discuss personal experiences during Hispanic Heritage Day

The Newtonite October 17, 2014

by Jacob Sims Speyer Four panelists discussed their Hispanic background during Hispanic Heritage Day B-block Wednesday in the little theatre. The speakers, spanish teacher Ana Tellado-Schiff, English...

Seniors Watching The One School One Book Presentation

One School One Book: Panelists discuss personal experiences with Asperger's Syndrome, trauma

The Newtonite October 5, 2014

by Douglas Abrams “We wanted to choose a book that was accessible and applicable to all people,” said special education teacher Peter Cavanagh, who helped organize One School One Book this year. “I...

Asian Culture Club hosts Asian Culture Day at this school

The Newtonite February 14, 2013

Panel discusses Asian American experiences by Ryan Condon A group of students in all grades from this school discussed their experiences growing up as Asian Americans in Newton, as part of Asian Culture...

Deaf Culture Day: Students describe EDCO offerings

The Newtonite February 9, 2012

[media-credit name="Julia Moss" align="alignleft" width="279"][/media-credit]Junior Brian Podlisny moderates a panel during Deaf Culture Day F-block yesterday in the little theatre. by Connor Vasu Students...

Deaf Culture Day: Panelists recount experiences as deaf students

The Newtonite February 9, 2012

[media-credit name="Nina Kaplan" align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit]Junior Thomas Chappell and seniors Reggie Joseph, Danayt Gafo and Jamie Moore share their experiences as deaf students. by...

Deaf Culture Day: Deaf professionals share obstacles, successes

The Newtonite February 9, 2012

[media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignright" width="207"][/media-credit]Sarah Fish, who is studying linguistics, addresses the audience in the film lecture hall C-block. by Jacob Schwartz “When...

Zeitoun Day: Panelists dispute causes of climate change

The Newtonite October 18, 2011

[media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]Meterologist Joe Joyce explains the causes of climate change. by Perrin Stein Experts disputed the causes of climate change...

Zeitoun Day: Religion Panel addresses intolerance in the United States

The Newtonite October 18, 2011

by Julia Moss Religious leaders of all different faiths came together to discuss religious tolerance in the United States as a part of the Religion Panel. The panelists were Reverend Brandon Crowley of...

Zeitoun Day: Writers explain craft of telling people's stories

The Newtonite October 18, 2011

[media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]Writers Roger Lowenstein, Mark Kramer and Alex Beam discuss the craft of writing.  by Jay Feinstein “Writing about...

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