Write about a Jewish-American who made an impact on the field of entertainment. Who do you admire and why?
The juicy fruit is a metaphor for Judaism, bitter peel and all.
Elizabeth “Lizzie” Zakaim is an incoming sophomore at Paramus High School in Paramus, N.J. She is a student at Bergen County High School of Jewish Students (BCHSJS) in Hackensack, N.J.
The noted Jewish studies professor (and daughter of Abraham Joshua Heschel) on feminism, religious studies and bias in society.
Talia Weisberg is a junior at Manhattan High School for Girls.