Rachel Chistyakov - Monday, May 14, 2012
The most important lesson I learned from the March of the Living is that there is life after the Holocaust. These survivors have moved on with their lives. Although this idea might seem obvious to most, I did not realize it until I was in Poland, walking through death camps with the people who escaped them.
Rachel Chistyakov - Thursday, February 16, 2012
Words hurt. Gossip hurts. I know this personally, along with the majority of students in high school. Therefore, I believe that at Milken, as well as in the greater community, we need to start decreasing the amount of Lashon Harah that occurs.
Rachel Chistyakov - Wednesday, January 25, 2012
The Internet is yet another subgroup within Odd Future that includes Syd Tha Kid, Odd Future’s resident DJ and the only female member of the group, and Matt Martians, a member previously featured within the group but not as widely known as the main members.
Rachel Chistyakov - Thursday, December 15, 2011
The crazy, spirited grade that I had envisioned has not yet materialized, and many are disappointed with the current senior grade. But, in reality, there is not much that can be expected from seniors who are still working to secure a successful future.
Rachel Chistyakov - Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Ten years ago, I grew up in a culture filled with Saturday morning cartoons, crayon drawings, light-up shoes and dolls. I had no idea who the popular celebrities were or what scandals they were involved in. But times have changed and technology has advanced.
Rachel Chistyakov - Tuesday, November 22, 2011
On Friday, November 18, almost 200 Milken students participated in the Day of Silence. The Day of Silence is meant to help people reflect on the challenges faced by people all over the world who are too afraid to come out as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transsexual, or transgender.
Rachel Chistyakov - Friday, September 23, 2011
It may have taken years, but Milken Community High School is finally taking its first baby steps towards becoming a typical American high school with a new tackle football team, Homecoming game and traditional Homecoming dance. The next step Milken needs to take is towards a school cafeteria.