Tag: Birthright

May Detroit Community Birthright Trip Now Open

Featured photo courtesy of Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit There’s no better way to dethaw from these freezing temperatures than to do it in Israel....
"Broad City" with Abbi and Ilana (the two lead actresses) standing shoulder to should.

Broad City And Birthright

The show Broad City is a hysterical, inappropriate, yet relatable show with Jewish characters that just make you want to love (or hate) them. In...
Emily Stillman

Jewish@edu- When I Say I’m From Here

Emily Stillman Special to the Jewish News PHOTOS BY: John Hardwick Federation’s JOIN Intern Emily Stillman reflects on her eye-opening internship with a renewed appreciation of...
Machane Yehuda Market

Fight Or Flight – Machane Yehuda

When our bodies enter a state of stress, we go into “fight or flight” mode. All our energy and resources move out toward the...
The Western Wall in Jerusalem, Israel to show IfNotNow and a lack of proactive approach

Guest Column: Be Proactive, Not Reactive

What IfNotNow appears to not understand as an organization, and as individuals, is that effective problem-solving results from a proactive approach rather than a...
MSU students enjoying a fun night of competition at the Ryan Rosman Memorial Student Broomball Tournament: (top) Jordan Hankin; San Diego, Calif.; Hunter Moore, Scarsdale, N.Y.; Max Labe, Huntington Woods; Miles Moon, Birmingham; and Eric Wertheim, Suffern, N.Y.; (bottom) Lynn Hanna, Chicago; Max Vinocur, New York City; and Delaney Backonen, West Bloomfield.

Jewish@edu – Jewish Life On Campus 101

The top 10 things you need to know to thrive on campus as a Jewish student. Picture this: You’ve just wrapped up your best summer...
Hillel of Metro Detroit and JFMD NEXTGen’s May Detroit Community Birthright trip group photo

Jewish@edu – Hillel Happenings August 2018

Check out these photos from events and trips with college Hillels across Michigan, including MSU Hillel, U-M Hillel, HMD and more.

Is Feeling Jewish The Same As Being Jewish?

I feel Jewish, so I am Jewish On my Birthright trip last month, we had to do an activity where we agreed or disagreed on...
Jerusalem, Israel

7 Things to Know Before Going On Birthright

As you may or may not recall from one of my previous blogs, I recently went on Birthright, a free trip to Israel for...
Parshat Pinchas on our inheritance of Israel

Weekly Torah Portion – The Blessings Of Birthright

Parshat Pinchas: Numbers 25:10-30:1; Jeremiah 1:1-2:3. No matter how far a Jew may wander, each of us remains deeply connected to the Land of Israel....