Monthly Archives: January 2017

January 30

ENGLISH ART PROJECT: 60 MINUTES- IMMIGRATION DEBATE THROUGH THE EYES OF A BORDER PATROL AGENT WHO EMIGRATED TO THE USA FROM AUSTRALIA

VIDEO: PHOTOS:

January 21

WOMENS MARCHES NATIONWIDE: PROTEST ART

A summary of the mood of the marches and a mashup of the best protest art. PHOTOS:

MET OPERA LIVE IN HD: ROMEO & JULIETTE

When Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo starred opposite each other in Manon at the Met in 2015, the New York Times said, “the temperature rises nearly to boiling every time Damrau and Grigolo are on stage together.” Now they’re back as opera’s classic lovers, in Gounod’s lush Shakespeare adaptation. The production, by director Bartlett Sher, has already won acclaim […]

January 20

FINDING YOUR PASSION PRESENTATION

Mr. Simons and Mr. Gillett wanted me to share my AT&T video with my classmates.  Instead of showing the video, I spoke to my classmates about Finding Your Passion which is the theme of our 7th Grade Year.  Since I was lucky enough to find my passion when I was so young and have been […]

January 20

FINDING AND PURSUING YOUR PASSION

January 19

FCA: DONALD LOCKE: A CONSIPIRACY OF ICONS RECEPTION

  Donald Locke (Guyanese, 1930–2010) was seminal in the development of a critical artistic framework for a post-colonial generation at the dawn of independence in the Caribbean in the 1950s and ’60s. Locke’s work reflects his complex cross-cultural experiences, especially during his time in Guyana and Europe. In 1979, he received a Guggenheim Fellowship and […]

January 08

HELEN WEINGARTEN: REMARKABLE STORIES FROM THE HOLOCAUST

Helen was one of seven children. She entered Auschwitz as one of five sisters, but only four survived. Helen narrowly escaped death when the 500 women she was with were redirected from the entrance to the gas chambers and sent to Germany for slave labor.Experience Helen’s incredible journey at The Breman’s Bearing Witness, January 8, […]