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Opinion: Hacking at North Shore

Opinion: Hacking at North Shore

Charlotte Kleeger '24 February 17, 2021

On December 14, 2020, North Shore He- brew Academy’s (NSHA) website was hacked with Nazi imagery and propaganda. During Chanukah, where we celebrate the victory of light over dark- ness, the...

RAMAZ ROUND TABLE: Upon the widespread release of a Covid-19 vaccine, should it be mandatory that students get the vaccine to attend school?

RAMAZ ROUND TABLE: Upon the widespread release of a Covid-19 vaccine, should it be mandatory that students get the vaccine to attend school?

Ethan Davidovitch ’22 By the time teenagers are able to get vaccinated for Covid-19, the performance and potential side-effects of the vaccines will already have been determined. Getting inoculated...

Is it Appropriate for Ramaz to Study the Works of  Anti-Semites?

Is it Appropriate for Ramaz to Study the Works of Anti-Semites?

Moriel Weitzner ’24 February 17, 2021

Anti-Semitism has basically existed since the emergence of the Jewish people. Sadly, some of history’s greatest figures harbored a deep hatred for Jews, notable examples being Roald Dahl and T.S. Eliot....

Freshmen vs. Ramaz Vending Machines: Peace Was Never An Option

Freshmen vs. Ramaz Vending Machines: Peace Was Never An Option

Aviva Schilowitz ’24 February 17, 2021

Some days you just want to eat Cheez-Its for lunch. There are no other kinds of days. Unfortunately, finding a stocked Ramaz vending machine this year is harder than finding Clorox Wipes in a CVS. The...

Letter from Mr. Cannon in the beginning of the year about staying at home policies.

RAMAZ ROUND TABLE: Should Ramaz release the names of students infected with Covid-19?

Sarah Silverman ’24 Coronavirus has changed our lives, but it shouldn’t rob us of our decency. When someone contracts Covid they should get the respect and dignity of staying anonymous. According...

Students’ Thanksgiving Plans

Students’ Thanksgiving Plans

Moriel Weitzner ’24 December 11, 2020

The Rampage polled Ramaz students anonymously on their plans for the holiday. Due to Covid-19, the options for an enjoyable Thanksgiving seem slim, however, students are finding innovative ways to have...

The Benefits of Swapping Zoom Days

The Benefits of Swapping Zoom Days

Eric Kalimi ’22 December 11, 2020

As the first quarter of hybrid schooling at Ramaz comes to a close, it is essential to look back on what areas the administration could improve upon to ensure the well-being of the students and faculty....

2019 seniors sporting their college apparel on College Day.

Is Wearing College Apparel in School Insensitive?

Rebecca Kalimi ’23 December 11, 2020

Senior and junior year students can often be overwhelmed with both school work and applying to colleges. We can understand why it might be uncomfortable seeing college names everywhere.So the question...

Art by Rebecca Massel '21

Tests Should Be Available on Zoom for Quarantining Students

Emily Vayner ’23 December 11, 2020

Due to the new test policy regarding Covid-19, students are required to take all tests in-person. If a student is quarantining, they must make up their tests the week they come back. A student may have...

What Do You Think About the New Chemistry System?

What Do You Think About the New Chemistry System?

Eric Kalimi ’22 December 11, 2020

Last year, the science department decided that sophomore (Class of 2022) chemistry would not have any tests. Instead of tests, students took frequent pop quizzes. Teachers awarded students with a 5, 6,...

Should Students Have the Option to Turn Their Cameras Off During Zoom?

Should Students Have the Option to Turn Their Cameras Off During Zoom?

Rebecca Silber ’23 December 11, 2020

Learning from home has certainly been a strange and unfamiliar experience for all of us. When I say that, I’m not only referring to the strangeness of not going to school every day, which has been, of...

Results of the 2020 Election

Results of the 2020 Election

Raymond Ashkenazie ’24 December 11, 2020

The 2020 election is finally over and in the past. This election was very contentious with a highly charged political climate on both sides of the aisle, which fueled the largest voter turnout in history....

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