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Armenian Birthright?

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Linda Yepoyan grew up in Pittsburgh, a city that had just 30 Armenian families and no Armenian church. She felt little cultural connection to...

A Trek of Memories

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The only glimpse Jean Paul ever got of her father came from a handful of yellowed photos. William Steinhurst was already deployed in World...

Holocaust Education on the Agenda

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Lawmakers in both houses of the Pennsylvania General Assembly have introduced companion bills that would require the state's school districts to offer Holocaust education.Last...
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You’re Never Too Old to Reconnect With Summer Camp’s Special Aura

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  Dig up your old camp shirts and friendship bracelets: The National Museum of American Jewish History and the Collaborative are calling young professionals to...
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‘Jewcer’ Helps Kick-Start New Firms

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For years, Laurel Klein has been dreaming of opening a combination restaurant, bar and performance space where Jewish young adults could gather to eat,...
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Cuba Extends Welcome

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The leader of Havana's Sephardic synagogue is urging American Jews to put aside their fears and visit Cuba. The 1,400-member community thrives off contact...
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After 40 Years, Some New Lessons

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When a couple dozen former students and staff of the Jewish Educational Workshop convened recently for the 40th anniversary reunion of this innovative program...
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Official Advice to J Streeters: Careful What You Say

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Israel's consul general in Philadelphia has told local J Street supporters that as engaged Diaspora Jews, they have a right to voice criticism of...
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Sealing the College Deal

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Jeremy Rudoler had finally moved college applications out of his consciousness last winter when the University of Pennsylvania emailed to say that early decisions...
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Gratz Goes Greek

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Michail Kitsos is the first student to travel all the way from Greece to take classes at Gratz College's Melrose Park campus.He's also the...