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Pre-Winter Break Community

Julia Levi '18

January 15, 2017


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“Community” has become a common term that students are used to hearing by this point in the year. On occasional Fridays and significant days of the year, such as holidays, students can expect an alteration of the day’s schedule in order to fit in a half-hour period of community time. While Commun...

The Szarvas Fellowships

The Szarvas Fellowships

Julia Levi '18

September 13, 2016


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As I sat in the Dining Hall on the last night, singing along to birkat haMazon one last time, with 500 other voices joining mine, I couldn't believe that, in just a few hours, what had become my summer home would all be gone in a matter of seconds. This "home" that I acquired over two weeks is calle...

SFAC Notes: March 30, 2016

Tess Solomon '16, Associate Editor

May 4, 2016


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Below are notes from the SFAC meeting on March 30th. Topics Discussed: School spirit Israel Day Parade Committees   School Spirit President Aliza Schub: This school lacks spirit. There is no one solution, but we need to stop saying that it is too large to attack. We need to sta...

SNL Review: Larry David Hosts

Derek Korf-Korn '18

March 10, 2016


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Larry David has had some history with SNL, not just a hosting, but as one of their writers. Back in 1985, David became fed up with executive producer Dick Ebersol, who had cut one of David’s sketches again. So he quit, and stormed out. But as he was leaving, he realized that he just made a rash decision,...

SFAC Notes: January 13, 2016

Akiva Gold '16, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2016


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The Rampage is proud to announce that it will now be covering the Student, Faculty and Administration Committee meetings. Once a month, a Rampage staff member will attend the meeting, and then report on it. All write-ups will include the topics discussed ("Topics Discussed"), the salient points made ("Discussi...

Ramaz Dinner Dance 2016 Photos (Premiering here first!)

Ramaz Dinner Dance 2016 Photos (Premiering here first!)

Oren Oppenheim '16

January 11, 2016


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A handful of photos from yesterday's Ramaz Dinner Dance--debuting exclusively here first, on the Rampage website! More pictures coming soon via Ramaz, the Rampage, and OP Photography.  

Point and Counterpoint: Student-Teacher Conferences

Nicole Aboodi '17, Rebecca Araten '18

December 23, 2015


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Nicole's view: Every year, around the middle of the semester, Ramaz holds student-teacher conferences to allow every student to speak with each of their teachers and to know how they are doing in class, and how they can improve. However, many find this method inefficient, as each student knows...

Point and Counterpoint: Tragedy in Paris

Point and Counterpoint: Tragedy in Paris

Anaelle Elhadad '17, Ayelet Monas '19

December 23, 2015


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  Anaelle's view: When I heard the news, all I could think of was that time last year that I was in Paris, when I was told not to wear my favorite magen david necklace while going out. That’s all I could think of: the fear that was instilled in me by concealing my identity. At approximat...

Girls Basketball VS North Shore Recap

Oren Oppenheim

December 2, 2015


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On the night of November 30th, the Ramaz Rams Girls Basketball Teams faced off against North Shore (NS) in a doubleheader. The first game, which pitted the JV teams against each other, started a bit late and with NS taking a quick lead. They quickly scored four points in the first minute of the gam...

My Szarvas Experience–Online Exclusive Full Version

My Szarvas Experience–Online Exclusive Full Version

Gabriel Klapholz '17

October 13, 2015


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Many campers, counselors and staff members who have had the privilege to spend two weeks at Szarvas say that the experience is simply unexplainable. Providing a laugh for those have been there, and a great deal of frustration for those who haven’t, the inexplicable element of Camp Szarvas comes from...

Recap: First Varsity Boys Basketball Game

Recap: First Varsity Boys Basketball Game

Jonny Povman '18

October 13, 2015


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The Ramaz Boys Varsity Basketball team started the season with a pre-season tournament game at home vs. TABC. The Rams came out hot, going up 5-0 led by Senior guard Ben Rabinowitz. TABC countered the Rams and went on a run of their own to take a 12 point lead at the end of the first quarter. Just as...

Exclusive Audio Interview: Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz-COMING SOON

October 13, 2015


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Coming soon: an exclusive interview with KJ's new Rabbi. Check back next week!

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