Moshe Baran Inspires 8th Grade to Learn from History of Holocaust

Students in Grade 8 this week sat down with Mr. Moshe Baran, a survivor of the Holocaust, a member of the resistance army, and a long-time friend of Sewickley Academy. Before this visit, students had finished their unit in English class on the power of words and Elie Wiesel’s masterwork, Night. They had also visited the United States Holocaust Memorial

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Memory, Space Archaeology, and a $1 Million Prize

We know in order to remember something, humans need to turn short term memories into long term memories. We do this most effectively by connecting new information with knowledge already stored in our long term memories, or by otherwise working and processing the information until it is recreated inside the neural synapses of our long term memories. This week at

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