Author Archives: wendy margolin

Alum Speaks About Faith, Religion and Atheism

Alum and Academy supporter Scott Shay (’75) returned to his alma mater on February 21 to discuss ideas from his…
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Wrestlers Triumph at Wittenberg

The Ida Crown wrestling team traveled to New Jersey Presidents Day weekend for the 24th edition of the Henry Wittenberg…
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Remembering Hilda Rapoport z”l

This week marked the end of an era for Ida Crown Jewish Academy, with the death of Academy Matriarch Hilda…
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Cosmic Ray Research at Fermilab

ICJA science students are preparing to join an experiment to map out muon flux in the underground Fermilab MINOS experiment.…
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Busy in Brooklyn Heads to Chicago for a Delicious Evening

Renowned cookbook author and blogger, Chanie Apfelbaum brought her Millennial foodie passion and culinary expertise to the women of Chicago…
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Alumni Painter Shares Passion for Art

Local Chicago painter Jack Siegel (’51) exudes passion for painting and art. Armed with a sampling of his his own…
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Pottery Course at ICJA

Art students and instructor Kathy Kelly welcomed a new artist in residence to ICJA for second semester. Michelle Friedman (’75),…
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Wrestlers Perform Well at Regionals

Last Shabbat, the ICJA wrestling team made its annual pilgrimage to a hotel on Mannheim Road in Schiller Park, in…
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Wrestlers Finish 2nd in Chicago Prep Conference

After a long hiatus, the Aces wrestlers returned to action on Jan. 23 at Walther Christian High School in Melrose…
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Wrestlers Continue to Make Strides, Perform Strong

While ICJA was closed for winter break, some of the wrestling Aces were still in business. Freshman Avi Seruya (285) and…
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