A New Course: AP Government

by Alex Berkman Next year, the social studies department is introducing a new AP Government course into the curriculum. For the first time, a civics course will be offered to the students and can be used to replace the standard economic credit for graduating seniors. I sat down with Mr. Thomas Andriello, who in addition to teaching Global 1 and Global 2, running the debate … Continue reading A New Course: AP Government

Mu Alpha Theta

by Mia Dittrich Mu Alpha Theta is a high school and two-year college mathematics honors society. Byram Hills students taking advanced math classes were initiated into Mu Alpha Theta this fall and they have spent the last few months racking up points to earn their places in the Math Honors Society. These points were obtained by giving younger students math homework help, working bake sales, … Continue reading Mu Alpha Theta

Brent Perlman: An Unforgettable Science Research Student

By Raquel Kanner The Science Research program has had a monumental year thus far, receiving numerous awards and honors from various prestigious institutions and organizations. All students enrolled in this course are extremely talented and passionate about their research, and Brent Perlman is no exception. Brent’s research focused on the question that has crossed everyone’s mind at some point: can humans conduct photosynthesis? Essentially, by … Continue reading Brent Perlman: An Unforgettable Science Research Student