For a long time, research has been telling us that teenagers are a lot more likely to engage in risk-taking behaviour than any other age group. This is not surprising, given they are at a point in their lives when they often have the opportunity or greater freedom for new experiences, but their cognitive development is not so good at properly considering the consequences of the ...

The annual JNF Changemaker Awards were held in Sydney on June 25. We are so proud of Year 12 student, Adam Kerbel, who was named as the joint winner in the 'Contribution to the Jewish Community (Youth)' category. Adam was nominated by Arik Singer at the Perth Hebrew Congregation (PHC) for the volunteer work that he undertakes there. For the past year, since Arik first joined th ...