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Grade 12 Honors Advanced Biology class visited the Harlem DNA Center, where they performed biotechnology experiments, cutting DNA with restriction enzymes and then running the DNA on a gel electrophoresis.
Liam Serota (HS '17), now attending the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Spring, CO, returned to Heschel to help the High School commemorate Veterans Day. Liam spoke with the entire High School about why he chose to commit his life to service, about his experience as a Jew in the Academy, and his appreciation for his opportunity to attend a Jewish Day School in a free society.
Grade 9 students worked in the lab today to investigate and identify carbohydrates. The lab focused on learning how to write a formula for carbohydrates and how to read a structural formula for carbohydrates, as well as identifying the three main types of carbohydrates by using chemical tests.