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January 23, 2014 3:44pm
The Hoboken mayor who alleged that the N.J. governor’s administration tried to strong-arm her into approving a real-estate project is a convert to Judaism.
January 16, 2014 12:53pm
Russel Neiss, a Jewish educator and ed-tech gadfly, created a satirical Twitter account that automatically generates “revolutionary Jewish ed ideas” every hour.
January 15, 2014 4:30pm
In the universe of Jewish education technology initiatives, a new Israel-based nonprofit is the most ambitious to date. But can it deliver?
January 10, 2014 12:47pm
Stosh Cotler has trained women in self-defense, danced at a sex club and demonstrated against Israel’s treatment of Palestinians.
January 6, 2014 3:51pm
Innovations like indexed tuition and capping tuition at a percentage of family income seek to remove some of the stigma attached to financial aid.
December 27, 2013 11:55am
Edgar Bronfman’s ease in the corridors of global power enabled him to wage successful battles for Jewry on the world stage.
December 24, 2013 5:15pm
A day of Chinese food and “Fiddler on the Roof.” To life!
December 19, 2013 3:55pm
Once a cemetery stops digging fresh graves, the income stream to maintain the cemetery dries up. What happens then?
December 16, 2013 5:33pm
Dozens of rabbis will shave their heads at a Reform rabbinic gathering in tribute to Samuel Asher Sommer, who died after an 18-month battle against leukemia.
December 12, 2013 4:32pm
Eric Fingerhut discusses Hillel’s Israel guidelines in light of the conflict with Swarthmore Hillel’s repudiation of them.