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Now on The Canteen

Teens & Screens Part 1: Raising Smart Cyber-Citizens in Social Media

July 24, 2014 12:11pm

The following is the first in a three-part series on how to help safely navigate the world of social media with your kids from Sue Scheff, a mother, a...


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How Did the Jews Become a Global People?

July 23, 2014 3:22pm

“How did the Jews become a global people?” “They got pushed around a bunch.” “They had to go to different places.” Indeed. Looking at the div...


Now on Keshet

What Does Inclusion Look Like?

July 23, 2014 2:18pm

Last week I stood in a room full of Jewish leaders who made me hopeful about the future of the Jewish world. These leaders—from 16 Jewish day schools,...


Now on Kveller

That Time I Brought My Baby on My Job Sear...

July 24, 2014 11:07am

Job hunting with a new baby is a stress that no woman should have to experience. But there I was, on the hunt for a new legal gig, in entertainmen...


Now on Members of the Scribe

Jewish History and Jewish Memory

July 22, 2014 4:00pm

On the first day of "The History of the Jews in Eastern Europe," my college professor explained the tension between our family stories—our oral histor...


Now on Mixed Multitudes

We're hiring a Director of Audience Development

July 8, 2014 9:50am

As we announced a few months ago, MyJewishLearning, Inc. and JTA are merging. Now we're looking to hire a marketing professional to join our team as D...


Now on The Nosher

Dairy Made Easy: Hasselback Baguette

July 24, 2014 9:37am

We are currently in the midst of "The Three Weeks," a time of grieving for Jews in remembrance of the destruction of the first and second Temples. Amo...


Now on Rabbis Without Borders

Jews Don't Believe in Birthdays but in Saving Lives

July 24, 2014 5:38am

My husband does not do birthdays. When I first met him over 20 years ago, this truly puzzled me. Birthdays were simply not a big deal and when I press...


Now on Southern & Jewish

Moving Mississippi Up

July 23, 2014 1:29pm

“Where do we start?” That’s a question I hear often from groups of people seeking to make an impact in their community. I can’t ever say I have the...


Now on The Torch

Women in Rashi's Time: It Wasn't the Dark Ages for Them

July 24, 2014 11:46am

On July 27, the 29th of Tammuz, I will observe the 909th yahrtzeit of Rabbi Shlomo Yizhaki, better known as Rashi. Normally, an author has no deadline...