Archive for October, 2012
Connie Gu lead in the creation of our awesome winning banner!
Slivkans had a nostalgic arts and crafts filled evening ironing colored beads into various designs (mostly pokemon).
Last year’s Dance Marathon participants demonstrated the ’30 hour dance’ at our house meeting yesterday to advertise registration for this year’s Dance Marathon. The main beneficiary this year is the Danny Did Foundation, supporting research and awareness of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP). Visit the NUDM website.
Slivkan’s helped set a world record for most pumpkins being carved at once.
We headed over to the Talking Farm on Howard in Skokie to volunteer at their Fall Hullabaloo festival. We enjoyed seeing the farm, making hot cider, and sitting by the bonfire playing with kids.
Our assistant master, Alex Fontana, spoke about his dissertation, then regaled us with stories about life in Russia.