Archive for January, 2010

City Panel Approves the Closing of 19 Schools

City Panel Approves the Closing of 19 Schools

Mayor Bloomberg’s Panel has approved the closing of 19 schools. Check back with BTHSnews.org for more!

Weekly Update #2 with Alfred Ng

Weekly Update #2 with Alfred Ng

Update on what’s going on around the school.

Weekly Update #1 with Alfred Ng

New segment we have: Weekly Update with Alfred Ng Donations for Haiti Relief! Chorus Fundraiser: Singing for Sweethearts Fort vs Tech Swim Meet this Tuesday Tech Boys Varsity vs Acorn basketball game this Wednesday Tech Girls Varsity vs Robeson basketball game this Tuesday

Haiti Disaster Relief

Haiti Disaster Relief

Yesterday, January 13, 2010, a 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit Haiti. There are an estimated 100,000 people dead and counting. Here are ways you can help: -Brooklyn Tech has set up a donation box in the center section of the cafeteria during lunch periods where you can donate to help disaster relief. -Brooklyn Tech Red Cross Club […]

Jummah

Jummah

Author : Sydul Choudhury As the call for prayer “haya ala asalah” is heard, everyone quiets down and gets ready for prayer. They line up in rows and sit attentively waiting for the sermon to begin. Every week, a group of around 30-40 Muslims, both boys and girls, gather to pray the Friday prayer. Jummah […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. The Man.

Martin Luther King, Jr. The Man.

Authors: Rachel Margariti and Isabella Schaedle Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an essential figure of the 1900s. His speeches awakened concern and ignited the conscience of a generation. His movements and marches brought major changes in American life. His selfless devotion gave direction to thirteen years of civil rights activities. His leadership inspired substantial […]

An interview with the Key Club

An interview with the Key Club

Author: Han-Chang Kim What is this key club that everyone’s talking about? Are they selling keys? I sure do want elevator keys to go to my next class. Unfortunately key club does not sell keys. In fact, the Key in key club stands for: Kiwanis Educates Youth. This club is a internationally student-led organization that […]

A modest proposal

A modest proposal

Author: Shauntai Quinlon An editorial by Shauntai Quinlon Throughout our high school career, there are always classes that are necessary to take. But do you think that it is fair that we are told exactly what classes we need to take? Don’t you wish that we had a little bit more freedom? I agree that […]

Tech Basketball Loses to Undefeated Bedford Academy 66-61

Tech Basketball Loses to Undefeated Bedford Academy 66-61

By KATHRYN BLITZ Published: January 7, 2010 The Boys Varsity Basketball team lost by 5 to the undefeated Bedford Academy Panthers. Last month, the Panthers beat Tech by 10 in the first game of the season. Many Tech students and teachers were in attendance to cheer on the team. The cheers could be heard throughout […]

Final Exam Schedule

Final Exam Schedule

The Final Exam Schedule has been released.