Jewish Light teen page seeking applications for 2016-2017 school year

The Ohr Chadash Teen Page of the St. Louis Jewish Light is calling for applications from high school students for the 2016-2017 staff. Positions to be filled include writers, editors, photographers, online editors, graphic artists and more. 

If you or someone you know might be interested, please go to 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 2016-2017 Ohr Chadash will be Caroline Goldenberg and Lauren Sagel. 

Ohr Chadash receives generous funding from Michael and Carol Staenberg and the Staenberg Family Foundation and the Jewish Light Publisher’s Society. 

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