The Bar-On Brief: Don’t forget the purpose of Thanksgiving

The Bar-On Brief: Don’t forget the purpose of Thanksgiving Plan around those who care about you Illustration by Elinda Xiao By Shauli Bar-On, Columnist November 24, 2016 In 1621, Pilgrims and Native Americans came together for a great feast to celebrate a successful harvest. Now, 395 years later, many of us are trying desperately to … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: Don’t forget the purpose of Thanksgiving

The Bar-On Brief: How to facilitate controversial discussions

The Bar-On Brief: How to facilitate controversial discussions Existing board policy must be followed By Shauli Bar-On, Columnist November 17, 2016  Over the years, I’ve had numerous political discussions with my teachers outside class time. In those discussions, I was made aware of their political party affiliation and ideological leanings. There is no need to … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: How to facilitate controversial discussions

The Bar-On Brief: The (United) States of America

The Bar-On Brief: The (United) States of America Veteran’s Day is an opportunity to live up to our country’s name Illustration by Aarya Gupta   By Shauli Bar-On, Columnist November 11, 2016  I promised myself that anything I wrote about the election would be limited to 100 words.   Those who did not vote Republican … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: The (United) States of America

FUHSD board elections underway

FUHSD board elections underway Three candidates running for two open seats By Shauli Bar-On November 5, 2016 • (Edit) Election day is just days away, and two of the five district board seats are being contested. Seven-term board member Nancy Newton has announced retirement from the board. Incumbent Jeff Moe is running to maintain his … Continue reading FUHSD board elections underway

The Bar-On Brief: The traffic issue is back

The Bar-On Brief: The traffic issue is back Individual involvement is key in solving it Illustration by Elinda Xiao By Shauli Bar-On, Columnist November 3, 2016  It’s the reason HHS faculty members are standing in the horseshoe every morning, the reason the Principal’s Advisory Committee marked it as the first topic to be discussed and … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: The traffic issue is back