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I Majored in Survival

I Majored in Survival

While his friends are busy with their matriculation exams, 16-year-old Leor Gershon wakes up every morning in Ichilov hospital to a lesson on survival, as... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
Secaucus, Sochi and Qatar: Money Talks

Secaucus, Sochi and Qatar: Money Talks

Sunday night saw the New Jersey Super Bowl luck out with 45-degree temperature, and unluck-out with horrific travel delays through Secaucus Junction. No doubt many... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
The Debrief: A Year in Review

The Debrief: A Year in Review

To celebrate the one-year anniversary of this column, today we debrief The Debrief! Thank you for joining me here to talk about sex, dating and... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
Temple Shalom

Learning to (Slowly) Let Go

By Rabbi Allison Berry (aberry@templeshalom.org) I am a huge planner. My life is organized around lists, schedules and calendars, and I don't like surprises. Just... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Pushing Away While Pulling Closer

Pushing Away While Pulling Closer

By Laura Shulman BrochsteinCJP Associate Director, Families with Young Children In the past, bringing focus to Jewish Disability Awareness Month would have felt like any other part... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Four Questions with Allegra Stout, Community Organizer for People with Disabilities

Four Questions with Allegra Stout, Community Organizer for People with Disabilities

February is Jewish Disability Awareness Month, so this week I’m chatting with Allegra Stout, a community organizer at the Boston Center for Independent Living. In... Read More
Posted in: Social Activism
Talk to Your Teen

Talk to Your Teen

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. We encourage you to talk to your teens about healthy relationships and to think about what to do... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Reaching for Joy

Reaching for Joy

By Amanda Clayman My grandmother lived to 100, and I always admired how this truly singular woman led our family with strength, grace and humor.... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
All Our Children

All Our Children

By Michelle Herzlinger Emily Kingsley, a longtime writer for "Sesame Street," beautifully describes the experience of raising a child with special needs in her essay,... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Book of the Month: Go Online

Book of the Month: Go Online

Contemporary kids are digital natives. They are growing up in a time where mobile internet and technology, including social media and electronic communication are not... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting

Events

Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

HametzFest

Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching

Career Moves -- a division of JVS | Get Your Career Moving
Riverway Cafe
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Riverway Cafe

Riverway Project
Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Bissel Schlissel Challah Baking Workshop

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat
Friday, April 25, 2014

PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"

Temple Hillel B'nai Torah
Blue & White Night
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Blue & White Night

CJP - Combined Jewish Philanthropies
The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics
Sunday, April 27, 2014

The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics

Schusterman Center for Israel Studies
A Tribute to Israeli Song
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

A Tribute to Israeli Song

Jewish Music Theater