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50 Questions with Ben Recktenwald

50 Questions with Ben Recktenwald

Hannah Lee and Stuti Upadhyay

November 24, 2019

nspired by Vogue’s video series ‘73 Questions,’ El Estoque sits down with U.S. History and Government teacher Ben Recktenwald to ask him 50 questions. Recktenwald describes his favorite politician, recalls the worst date he’s ever been on, and shares some of the life lessons he has learned. ...

U.S. Treasury announces upcoming changes on dollar bills

U.S. Treasury announces upcoming changes on dollar bills

Fatima Ali

April 27, 2016

Co-written by Miloni Vora. eorge Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson, Ulysses S. Grant, Benjamin Franklin. Scientists, writers, presidents: the current faces of American bills all share two things in common — they’re all white and they’re all ...

Breaking Convention: Upperclassmen taking typical underclassmen courses

Breaking Convention: Upperclassmen taking typical underclassmen courses

Renee Pu

September 10, 2015

e assume that a sophomore cannot take regular Biology, a junior cannot take Chemistry Honors and a senior cannot take US History. Since there are no official limitations and many reasons for upperclassmen taking classes that are usually for underclassmen, we should not assume people are not academicall...