Jewish Light seeks student journalists for Ohr Chadash Teen Page

Ohr Chadash Teen Page

The Ohr Chadash Teen Page of the Jewish Light is calling for applications from high school students for the 2018-2019 staff. Positions to be filled include writers, editors, photographers, online editors, graphic artists and more. The 2018-2019 school year will mark the 10th anniversary of the Light’s teen page.

If you or someone you know might be interested, visit to fill out an application.

Applications are due May 15.

Ohr Chadash (Hebrew for “New Light”) offers “teen news by teen Jews” and is written, edited, and produced by Jewish teens in grades nine through 12. The inaugural year of Ohr Chadash received an Education and Journalism award from the National Newspaper Association. The teen staff produces a two-page section once a month from September to May. Ohr Chadash also maintains a website,

Co-Chairs for the 2018-2019 Ohr Chadash Teen Page will be Caroline Goldenberg and Lauren Sagel.

For more information regarding the staff or the application process, contact the Jewish Light at 314-743-3665 or [email protected].