By James Kim Tonight, May 11th, the ASW high school is performing a spring concert which includes HS choir and HS string ensemble playing a variety of pieces for the audience. According to Ms. B the HS choir teacher the concert will include a few modern pop songs like ‘Say Something,’ which features beautiful solos, according to Ms. B, and ‘Wake Me Up,’ with a … Continue reading High School Spring Concert Tonight
By Carolina Barsakov, Despite the ongoing global pandemic, the American School of Warsaw found a way to put together The Addams Family spring musical. The performance took place in March in our theatre on campus. Having the knowledge of how many people it takes to put together a show like that (cast, crew), leaves some people questioning how this was possible, during covid. Ms. Bechdoldt, … Continue reading The Addams Family Musical at ASW, During COVID-19
by Maya Sirotin Graduation for the class of 2021 is fast approaching and many students are finalizing their university decisions and deciding where they will spend the next 3 or 4 years. Considering how the past two years have played out, there is still much uncertainty about the upcoming months and whether or not we will be able to settle into normalcy again. Natalia S. … Continue reading What Can We Expect University to Look Like Next Year?
By Caitlyn Veal Covid-19 has altered our education practices, and Ben Gabrovic, who graduated in 2020, took a path in ASW that he believes resulted in his success and set him up well for these tough times. When he arrived at ASW he described himself as a shy 4th grader who was coming from the US. Coming to a new school lets us grasp new … Continue reading One Year Later, An ASW Alum Looks Back on How It Worked Out
By Carolina Barsakov The ASW DP1 Theatre class is finishing rehearsals this month for their collaborative verbatim piece, inspired by the #Me Too Movement. The Me Too movement is a social movement against sexual abuse and sexual harassment that was started by activist and sexual harassment survivor Tarana Burke. Burke started this movement back in 2006 to help women, who had experienced sexual harassment stand … Continue reading #MeToo Movement Explored in DP Theatre
by Carolina Barsakov The Atlanta Spa Shootings on March 16, 2021, a series of mass shootings that occurred at three spas or massage parlors, left eight people dead, six of them Asian American women. This event sparked a conversation about hate crimes targeting Asian people. Since this mass shooting, many have opened up on social media about the discrimation they had experienced from simply being … Continue reading Anti-Asian Discrimination Reaches ASW’s Community