The Rampage

Ramaz Vs. Frisch—Hockey Doubleheader Recap

Ramaz Vs. Frisch—Hockey Doubleheader Recap

Oren Oppenheim

October 29, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Junior Varsity hockey game started out with the Ramaz Rams and Frisch cougars seemingly a perfect match for each other; for most of the first period, neither side scored. Frisch scored with a minute left in the first period, and then again with nine minutes left to the second one. But Ramaz player...

Recap: Varsity Boys Hockey vs. TABC Storm

Recap: Varsity Boys Hockey vs. TABC Storm

D.J. Presser '16, Editor-in-Chief

October 21, 2015


Filed under Sports

To start off their season, the Ramaz Varsity Hockey team faced off against the TABC Storm at home. The first period was a close and quiet one until the Storm were able to break through late in the period. TABC overloaded one side of the court, screened the goalie and buried a slapshot to open the sco...

Recipe of the Month: Fried Oreos!

Louise Sitt ’17

October 13, 2015


Filed under Features

Ingredients: - 2 quarts vegetable oil, for frying - 1 large egg - 1 cup milk - 2 teaspoons vegetable oil - 1 cup pancake mix - 1 pack of Oreos Heat oil in a large pot to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Whisk together the egg, milk, and 2 teaspoons of vegetable oil in a bowl until smooth. Stir in the panca...

My Szarvas Experience–Online Exclusive Full Version

My Szarvas Experience–Online Exclusive Full Version

Gabriel Klapholz '17

October 13, 2015


Filed under Online Exclusive

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...

Letter to the Editor: Our New Recycling Program

Letter to the Editor: Our New Recycling Program

Sarah Araten ’16

October 13, 2015


Filed under Opinions

Recycling is converting waste to usable material, such as turning old plastic bottles into a pair of new jeans. It is our duty to protect our environment, the air, and the water that we use in order to survie. In addition, we have a responsibility to protect our environment, the animals and the peo...

Crisis: No More American Apparel “Flowy Skirts”

Naomi Freilich '17

October 13, 2015


Filed under Features

As the 2014 -2015 school year came to a close, rumor had it that the American Apparel ‘Jersey Knit Skirt’ had been discontinued. If any Ramaz stu-dent has noticed, a big percentage of the female population at Ramaz wears these black skirts, known as “flowy skirts”. This garment is known for its...

Summer Homework-Does It Work?

Summer Homework-Does It Work?

Oren Oppenheim '16, Editor-In-Chief

October 13, 2015


Filed under Opinions

Summer reading is almost a rite of passage at this point for high school students throughout the country. It’s a way for teachers to make sure students’ brains don’t melt during the summer. But, while students may gripe about it, they may find that they-gasp-actually enjoy the reading!...

Welcome To Our New Staff!

Jasmine Levine '17

October 13, 2015


Filed under Features

Mr. Jeremy Rose Course Teaching: Algebra II, Chemistry, Physics, and Calculus Hailing From... Rising Tide Charter Public School in Plymouth, Massachusetts Previous Courses Taught: Physics, Sports Science, Optics Lab Most Excited About: Teaching New Subjects! Gonna Miss the Most?...

KJ Gets a New Rabbi

KJ Gets a New Rabbi

Jasmine Levine '17

October 13, 2015


Filed under News

Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz was hired this summer as Head Rabbi at Kehilath Jeshurun starting in January of 2016.  This is a new chapter in our community as rabbinic leadership of KJ has been in the hands of a family dynasty for well over a century. “I have to very quickly assimilate 143 years of history...

Schoology, Your New Ramaz Website

Schoology, Your New Ramaz Website

Oren Oppenheim, Editor-in-Chief

October 13, 2015


Filed under News

Curriculum resource. Web.ramaz.org. Outlook Web Access. Office 365. Edmodo. Google Classroom. Life at Ramaz is filled with a handful of computer services and online systems meant to expedite teaching, assignments, and collaboration. But this year, a new service has been added to the mix—Schoology....

Ramaz Introduces New Recycling Policy

Ramaz Introduces New Recycling Policy

Gabriel Klapholz '17

October 13, 2015


Filed under News

The need to preserve our planet and its resources is undeniable. Yet often, this societal responsibility is ignored. In Ramaz, thanks to the tireless work of the Environmental Club, sustainability has become a reality of everyday school life. With the new recycling policy, Ramaz students will need to...

Letter From the Editors

Letter From the Editors

Akiva Gold '16, Oren Oppenheim '16, and D.J. Presser '16

October 13, 2015


Filed under Features

Thank you for picking up a copy of The Rampage! A lot of hard work went into the paper, and we really want it to be the best it can be. This year, we have a few goals. We want to have consistent, monthly print issues, expand the staff and readership, and expand the content of the paper. Also, this...

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