By Jessica Katz When I packed my suitcase for this year, I didn’t know where I would end up, who I would meet, or what I would learn. I knew that I came from a strong, mid-size Jewish community in Detroit; a community that offers opportunities to connect with J … [Read more...] about A Journey of Jewish Community Explored and Expanded
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Paideia, The European Institute for Jewish Studies in Sweden, has announced the appointment of Levi Spectre, Ph.D., as Director of Paideia. Levi received a PhD in Philosophy from Stockholm University and has taught philosophy and Jewish thought at high-school, Hebrew University, … [Read more...] about Comings and Goings:
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Jewish Communal Service in Romania and Poland, 1986-1995; Dr. Zvi Feine; Gefen Publishing House, 2019. By Stephen G. Donshik Zvi Feine has presented us with a rare gift: the opportunity to understand international Jewish philanthropy from several different perspectives. … [Read more...] about Reviewing: Jewish Communal Service in Romania and Poland
An Interview with Dani Rotstein By Deborah Fishman Shelby This past week, I was privileged to participate in a special collaboration. FED - a community-building initiative that I founded to feed people body and soul through delicious dinners, inspirational talks, and the … [Read more...] about Getting FED with Jewish Life in Mallorca
By Daniela Greiber While English might have taken over from Hebrew, Yiddish and Ladino as the international Jewish language, Jewish learners in Europe are generally not comfortable relying on English language sources, particularly, when they are studying complex Jewish … [Read more...] about How do you say Sefaria in French, German or Italian?