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Camp, to Last a Lifetime

Reshet Ramah, Camp Ramah’s alumni and community engagement network, is poised to expand the role that camp plays in building Jewish community.

by Rabbi Abigail Treu | Comments Off on Camp, to Last a Lifetime
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From Challah and Chulent to Chutney and Chipati

Through the food, history and culture of Jews around the world, a summer camp helps kids broaden their understanding of Jewish identity – and see that being Jewish is more than skin-deep.

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Powerful Voice for Schechter Schools Retires

You may not know her name, but a major force behind the Solomon Schechter day schools is retiring in June.

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Israel Studies for JTS Students

Starting this fall, graduate students at the Jewish Theological Seminary will have the chance to immerse themselves in the history, literature, culture and politics of Israel, thanks to a new partnership between JTS and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

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What Freedom?

Conventional wisdom holds that the Passover seder is a celebration of our liberation from slavery in Egypt. But the Hagaddah really has a different agenda.

by Rabbi Judah Kogen | 1 Comment
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Finding the Right Jewish Camp

Some expert advice on making a good match

by Abby Knopp | 1 Comment

Incubating Jewish Experiences

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Making Camp Ramah Even More Special(ty)

Today’s kids can learn anything from organic farming to circus arts.

by Nancy B. Scheff | Comments Off on Making Camp Ramah Even More Special(ty)
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It’s All About the Journey

Through summer travel, Jewish teens are like the Israelites – wandering with a purpose.

by Rabbi David Levy | Comments Off on It’s All About the Journey
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Good to Great

Congregation Beth Sholom in Teaneck, New Jersey, raises the bar for children’s choirs.

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