Grauer Sabre Fencing Athlete
Congratulations to Jaden C. '22 for competing in the European World Cup for Men's Sabre over the Thanksgiving holiday. As Team Captain for USA Team #1, Jaden led his team to the Silver Medal finish - losing only to the host - Germany Team #1 in the final by one touch! Jaden also secured a top 32 finish in the Men's Individual competition, placing 24th which earned him the coveted USA points he needs for rankings. Jaden will be competing in one more World Cup competition in Austria.
In this week’s column, Dr. Grauer, tongue in cheek, considers the loneliness of teaching children about the sacred connectedness of all creation.
The Grauer School's FTC Shockwave Robotics #3848 team had a great performance at their second competition of the season. The team won 3 of their 5 matches, and their robot performed extremely well.
Grauer Film Studies teacher Dina Treibel took her students on a field trip to tour the student-run CHSTV television studio at Carlsbad High School, where they learned about new equipment and were interviewed for a live broadcast.
11th grade English students kicked off their return to school with a "Polar Plunge" at Moonlight Beach. Although the water temperature was not quite "polar," 60 degrees was definitely quite cold!
The World Religions class took a field trip to the Scripps Center of Integrative Medicine to walk around their labyrinth. This activity marks the start of the students' journey through the semester of World Religions studies, and the class discusses the biological connections between rituals, prayer, and healing in preparation.
The start of a new year is the perfect time to look back and remember special people. In this week's column, Dr. Grauer remembers people who have helped him at different times in his life. Who is on your list?