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Holocaust Survivor Speaks At Tam

Holocaust Survivor Speaks At Tam

Kara Kneafsey

February 14, 2018


Filed under News

The Jewish Student Association hosted Holocaust survivor Lori in room 2020 at lunch on February 1. She spoke about her life to a crowd of around 70 students, showing them various personal items, and then answered questions. Lori is a part of The Next Chapter, a program run by the Jewish Family and ...

Clashing Views from Clashing Jews

Clashing Views from Clashing Jews

Dahlia Zail and Milo Levine

March 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Holocaust Jokes: When a Joke Crosses the Line By Dahlia Zail I am a Jew, and I have always worn the identity with pride. I went to Hebrew school from first grade to my freshman year. I had a Bat Mitzvah, travelled to Israel twice, and have gone to Jewish sleep away camp for five years. I spent my who...

L’Shana Tova: A Jewish Perspective on Rosh Hashanah

L’Shana Tova: A Jewish Perspective on Rosh Hashanah

Sarah Asch

September 30, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Rosh Hashanah, also known as the Jewish New Year, falls on the Hebrew calendar during the first two days of Tishrei, which means that it is usually celebrated during the secular month of September. Rosh Hashanah is literally translated as “the head of the year,” and along with Yom Kippur (the day...