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Arcadia Plans Student Trip to Israel

 In 30 years at Arcadia University in Glenside, physical therapy professor Jan Tecklin can't recall any students studying in Israel, despite the fact that...

Local Group Gets Behind President on Health Care

A local Jewish group has weighed in on the side of the Obama administration in the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case that will examine...
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Local School Leaders Visit Israeli ‘Village’ Devoted to At-Risk Youth

As leaders of two Philadelphia schools for kids who struggle with poverty or foster care, Gabriel Kuriloff and Autumn Graves face extra obstacles as...
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It’s Shul Time for ‘Hairspray’

Jay Leistner is getting in touch with his feminine side.All 300 pounds of it. An architect and interior designer who runs his own company in...
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Tactical Medicine, Israeli-Style

The day begins calmly. Workers settle at their desks, turn on computers, busy themselves with the day's projects and exchange greetings as they grab...
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Einstein Healthcare’s Return to Roots

Can a regional medical center born of a need to serve 19th-century Jewish patients shunned for treatment elsewhere reclaim its birthright in the new...

BDS Bars Exponent

Organizers of this weekend's Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions conference at the University of Pennsylvania have revoked the press credentials of the Jewish Exponent. Organizers...

Clergy Condemn BDS

A group of more than a dozen Christian clergy members have signed on to a statement condemning this weekend's Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Conference...

Statement Concerning the BDS Conference Held at University of Pennsylvania by Members of the...

We, the undersigned members of the interfaith community are extremely troubled by the national BDS conference (Boycotts, Divestment, and Sanctions against Israel) that will...
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Trying Potluck for Shabbat

Bitter cold air swept into Moishe House on a recent Friday evening as 23-year-old Deborah Shroder hobbled through the front door on crutches, somehow...