Marnina Cowan is the creator of a unique cross-cultural performance at Brandeis University involving both Jews and Palestinians. She is the daughter of TI congregants Elliot and Bonnie Cowan. The event will be streamed live on the Brandeis website at 8 p.m. on March 6.
...(Posted Feb 22, 2010) [Click to read story]
Tikvat Israel's USY basketball team, with Warren Berger at the helm as coach, has streamrolled its opposition for an undefeated first half of the winter season. The team is aiming for the league title, which will be contested on April 11.
...(Posted Feb 23, 2010) [Click to read story]
Rabbi Howard Gorin's ongoing efforts to funnel books on Judaism to African Jews continues to gain attention in the news media. The latest publicity appears in The Jewish Chronicle, a newspaper in Pittsburgh, whose recent news story "Jewish books from suburban library may find home in Africa" is based on a long interview with the rabbi.
...(Posted Feb 24, 2010) [Click to read story]