Category: ISRAEL

At UCSD, Changing Campus Climate on Israel

By Tritons for Israel Executive Board The campus climate on Israel isn’t as moderate as San Diego weather, but we’re working to change the discourse University of California, San Diego (UCSD) is a campus known for its picturesque scenery, world-renowned…

Captivating Stories & Magical Moments

An Evening at Jewish Family Service’s Heart & Soul Gala Jewish Family Service of San Diego experienced a truly magical moment at its 2019 Heart & Soul Gala on April 6 when a record-setting $1.5 million were raised in support…

The Mindful Seder Plate:

By Violet Lehrer Every year as we prepare for Passover we traditionally clear out the Chametz from our house. This year brings us the opportunity to update the ritual and to take the time to clear the Chametz from our…

Turn your smartphone into a medical diagnostics microscope

By Abigail Klein Leichman, Israel21c via JNS.org If your eye is oozing and red, and an infection is suspected, you need to make an appointment with your doctor and get a lab analysis before you can start antibiotic treatment. Physicist-turned-biologist…

Welcoming the Righteous to San Diego

Wilhelmina and Cornelis de Ru owned a grocery store in Leiden, a city in southern Holland. During WWII, the de Ru’s risked their lives to hide Maurits Kopuit, a teenager at the time. The Nazis never found Maurits, nor his…

Caliber 3 USA brings Krav Maga to North County

By Eva Trieger |Photos by MikeMooreProductions Prior to my recent visit to Caliber 3 USA in San Marcos, my only encounter with Krav Maga was through the fictional NCIS character, Ziva David, a former Mossad agent. The training provided here comes…