Canceling In-Person URJ Reform...

Apr 30, 2020 by

When news broke that the Union for Reform Judaism made the most difficult, scientifically-based, values-based decision not to hold...

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“The Sex Talk:” A Uniquely Gra...

Jul 16, 2018 by

At a recent lunch in Jacobs Camps’ dining hall, Jeremy and Jack, co-counselors in a Talmidim (9th grade) bunk, approached me: “When...

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Circular Rainbows, Fractals, a...

Aug 8, 2017 by

“Renew the old and sanctify the new.”  – Rav Abraham Isaac Kook The thoughtful use of technology can enhance Jewish spiritual...

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High-Tech & High-Touch Vi...

Jul 20, 2016 by

A camp that blends Reform Jewish values with science and technology is practically a dream-come-true for me.  It only makes sense...

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