Teen Page seeks applications for 2015-16

A recent Ohr Chadash teen page. 

The Ohr Chadash Teen Page of the St. Louis Jewish Light is calling for applications from high school students for the 2015-2016 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 www.stljewishlight.com/apply 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, www.stljewishlight.com/teen


Co-Chairs for the 2015-2016 Ohr Chadash will be Peggy Kaplan and Caroline Goldenberg. Ohr Chadash receives generous funding from Michael and Carol Staenberg and the Staenberg Family Foundation, the Kranzberg Family Foundation and the St. Louis Jewish Light Publisher’s Society. 

For more information regarding the staff or the application process, call 314-743-3665 or [email protected]