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Now on The Canteen

Tikkun Olam: "Doing Stuff"

September 8, 2014 5:18pm

I’ll start with a confession. After writing these monthly blogs about summer camp for almost two years now, I still occasionally feel like a creature ...


Now on Jewish&

Honoring Dad, Forgiving Myself for Rosh Hashanah

September 16, 2014 2:04pm

The Jewish month of Elul is a month of contemplation and introspection leading up to Rosh Hashanah. For Victoria Washington it has meant coming to gri...


Now on Keshet

12 Months of Inclusion - 1 Month at a Time

September 16, 2014 9:36am

Want to make your organization more inclusive? Take a look at the images you include in your materials- are you representing the diversity of your com...


Now on Kveller

Thanks to His Leg Amputation, My 12-Year-O...

September 16, 2014 3:04pm

Earlier this year, Zimra Vigoda wrote on Kveller about making the excruciating decision to have her son's leg amputated and it went viral. She's b...


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

A New Sesame on the Block

September 15, 2014 10:32am

Sesame seems to be enjoying a moment in the spotlight recently and I couldn't be happier. Halva was always a staple in my house growing up, and now as...


Now on Rabbis Without Borders

Taking the TARDIS to God

September 16, 2014 9:00am

For those not immersed in the British television phenomenon that is Doctor Who, TARDIS (an acronym for Time and Relative Dimension in Space) is the Do...


Now on Southern & Jewish

As The Holidays Approach...

September 15, 2014 8:34am

It’s that time of year. The holidays are on my mind, and in my heart. The sound of the Shofar for me is a primal calling, something that touche...


Now on The Torch

Aliyah - A Journey to Family, to Community and to Empowering Our Sisters in Israel

September 15, 2014 12:21pm

If you had told me five years ago that I would be making aliyah in the midst of a war to work on behalf of Israel's only shelter for observant victims...