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Join Len Warner for a fascinating look at this hominid ancestor who roamed Europe and Asia for almost 300,000 years

Posted on June 14, 2015 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (102)

Lenny Warner (Wiener) is giving a lecture on Neanderthal advanced culture and recent discoveries at Blue Heron Park Nature Center, 222 Poillon Avenue, this coming Friday, June 19, from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. The topics being covered will be Neanderthal burials, religious beliefs, cannibalism, caring for their fellow Neanderthals, interactions with Cro-Magnon people, advanced tools and ornamentation, Neanderthal DNA and genome, Neanderthal DNA in modern man, discovery of the Denisovans, recent disco...

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What is Sea Perch?

Posted on January 28, 2015 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

What is SeaPerch?

SeaPerch is an innovative underwater robotics program that equips teachers and students with the resources they need to build an underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) in an in-school or out-of-school setting. Students build the ROV from a kit comprised of low-cost, easily accessible parts, following a curriculum that teaches basic engineering and science concepts with a marine engineering theme. The SeaPerch Program provides students with the opportunity to l...

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Robert Sarnoff, Founding JDHS Art Teacher, Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted on September 6, 2014 at 2:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Robert Sarnoff is being honored by the Brooklyn College Alumni Association for his life's work in the creative arts on Sunday, September 14, 2014, 10:30 AM, at the Brooklyn College Student Center.  A continental breakfast will be served.

Sarnoff's body of work includes art education, art production (drawing, painting, sculpture), writing (editorial cartoons, plays, screenplays, books), acting, and&#...

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Lenny Warner (Weiner) wins an award!

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (34)

It was given on June 2, 2014 at the Hilton Hotel, Manhattan.

The plaque reads:

The Edith Potter/Anne Reel Award

The United Federation of Teachers' Retired Teachers' Chapter

Is proud to Present This Award To

Leonard Warner

In Recognition of his Dedication And Endless Energies Expended

As an Instructor For ...

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Reunion Committee Meeting Tonight

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 8:05 AM Comments comments (68)

Planning for the all class 45th reunion on Oct. 18, '14 is under way!

Here's the link for Tuesday April 22, 2014 meeting spread it around it opens at 530 closes at 8:30 though we will be done earlier. also make sure your Google hangouts id turned on!" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://

Save The Date!

Posted on March 16, 2014 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (35)