(Courtesy of Shaare Zedek Medical Center) The American Committee for Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem is pleased to announce that the National Board has elected Dr. Howard Zvi Goldschmidt to serve as its new president. Dr. Goldschmidt will be taking over for Debbie Kestenbaum, who served as president with tremendous acuity
This past Lag B’Omer marked the 13th anniversary of the Naphtali Aron Torah Enrichment Program (NATEP) at Shomrei Torah in Fair Lawn. What began as a once-a-week breakfast and learning session for retirees under its original name of Torah Tuesday has steadily expanded to also include Thursdays, Mondays and, most
(Courtesy of YI of Fort Lee) Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin, director of education for NCSY, the youth movement of the Orthodox Union, lectured on what he called a “tricky but important topic” at the Young Israel of Fort Lee’s monthly Lunch and Learn.
Given the title of his lecture, “Do
Chabad of Hackensack commemorated the 25th anniversary of the passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, by inviting the public to partake in a spellbinding presentation by Rabbi Dr. Joseph Telushkin, the well known author whose book “The Rebbe” was on the New York Times bestseller list for 14 weeks. A large
(Courtesy of Project Ezrah) Your resume is ready. Are you?
We see it all the time—people spend hours reviewing and editing their resume. They will even pay a service to write their resume. Yet, when it comes time to prepare for the interview, there is much less of an investment.
(Courtesy of Claims Conference) Today, Julius Berman, president of the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference), announced the results of the organization’s negotiations this year with the German government on behalf of Jewish Holocaust survivors.
(Courtesy of New Jersey Yachad) New Jersey Yachad hosted an evening of inspiration to benefit The Mendel Balk New Jersey Yachad Center at the home of Rabbi Michael and Bassie Taubes.
The speaker was Rabbi Dr. Jacob J Schacter, senior scholar for Yeshiva University Center for
(Courtesy of Project S.A.R.A.H.) Project S.A.R.A.H. is committed to keeping the children of our community safe. Over the past few weeks, Project S.A.R.A.H. staff presented their child safety program to over 500 counselors in eight local day camps. Counselors learned how to identify signs and symptoms of abuse as well as
Students of the six-week adult education course, With All My Heart, celebrated their graduation this week. The course, held at Lubavitch on the Palisades in Tenafly, and led by Rabbi Mordechai Shain, explored the meaning and art of Jewish prayer. The course revealed the essence of prayer according to Jewish thought and explored the