Category: FEATURE

Center Stage

Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Fest surprises, thrills audiences again

My Mother’s Photos

By Varda Levy The collection was begun in the late ’50s, when my brother moved from Israel to live across the globe in the United States. We celebrated every mail delivery of pictures he had sent, studying eagerly each magical…

MINGEI

Recently, the Mingei International Museum celebrated the opening of the major exhibition, ISRAEL – 70 Years of Craft & Design. In its first major collaboration with the House of Israel, Mingei’s VIP membership group, The Director’s Circle and the Jewish community…

Petri Dish For A Diverse High-Tech Israeli Future

  By Deborah Fineblum/JNS.org Twenty-year-old Balqis Amireh would never have had the chance to study biotechnology if it weren’t for Hadassah Academic College (HAC). And 21-year-old Audelia Sebag would likewise have missed out on her future in biotechnology if the…

The Power of Friendship Circle

By Amy Nisen Not many of us know what it feels like to be truly lonely, to feel like we are all alone or constantly misunderstood. Sadly, many of the children and young adults Friendship Circle serves have experienced that…