Tag Archives: IWD2017

Teachers observe #ADayWithoutAWoman as part of International Women’s Day

By Micah Tam Staff Writer On March 8, not only was it International Women’s Day, it was also the observation of the #ADayWithoutAWoman protest, which acted as an extension of the #ADayWithoutAnImmigrant protest. On this day, women all over the world struck to show how the absence of women would impact society and the economy. Among the women who chose

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Summit Preparatory Charter High School celebrates International Women’s Day

By Kristian Bekele and Micah Tam Staff Writers  On March 8, 2017, Summit Preparatory Charter High School honored the women who have changed our lives as a way to join the conversation sparked by the observance of International Women’s Day. This day is meant to celebrate all the accomplishments that women have brought toward the advancement of the world. Teachers from

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Summit Prep students seek to define feminism

By Darren C. D’avila Staff Writer To honor International Women’s Day, students at Summit Preparatory Charter High School participated in workshops in order to add their voices to the discussion raised by the #IWD2017 #BeBoldforChange movement. Melissa Bernstein, who teaches Wilderness for the Expeditions team, and Elizabeth DeOrnellas, who teaches Journalism and Creative Writing for the Expeditions team, facilitated a

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