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Posts Tagged ‘Kalamazoo College’

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Online Chanukah Shopping to Benefit Hillel

Winter is coming! So, let the Chanukah shopping begin! On Nov. 9, the MSU Hillel-HCAM Online Auction goes live. With a catalogue of more than 200 items and unique experiences, gift giving is just a click away. Support of the auction impacts more than 5,000 Jewish students at MSU and on the 10 HCAM campuses…

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Abby Calef worked at Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County in the food pantry for her summer internship

Jewish@edu – A Summer Spent Sharing Apples

Abby Calef } jewish@edu writer Summer Internships! When I’m asked what I study, I’m met with blank stares or worse, the dreaded question: “What are you going to do with that?” While it seems almost impossible to incorporate English, Jewish studies and psychology into one summer internship, Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County was the…

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Celebrity Jews: Movies, Binge-Watching And Sports

AT THE MOVIES Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot is based on the true-life story of the late John Callahan (Joaquin Phoenix, 48). His severe alcoholism led to a car accident that left him a quadriplegic. Callahan gradually regains the will to live via an unlikely mentor: a rich, gay guy named Dexter…

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Coach Barry Brodsky (third from left) and assistant coach Allie Brodsky (holding trophy) celebrate the Birmingham Marian girls soccer team’s latest state championship with assistant coaches (from left) Peter Hensoldt, Adam Gorski, Reid Friedrichs and Mike Schimmel.

An Amazing Run

First, here’s why Birmingham Marian High School girls soccer coach Barry Brodsky doesn’t talk to the media after his team wins a game, unless it’s a state championship game. It isn’t superstition as was reported often in area newspapers during this season. “I have some young assistant coaches. I want them to get used to…

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Allie Brodsky, a two-year captain of the Kalamazoo College women’s soccer team, is greeted by teammates.

Two Knee Surgeries Later, She’s Still Playing Soccer

Above: Allie Brodsky, a two-year captain of the Kalamazoo College women’s soccer team, is greeted by teammates. Soccer and family have always been big parts of Allie Brodsky’s life. She played soccer for four years at Birmingham Marian High School (2010-2013), coached by her father, Barry Brodsky. Allie was a team captain, All-State defender, and state…

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Rising Star

Up-and-coming actress, comedian and activist Milana Vayntrub headlines this year’s Woman’s World. Catch a rising star at this year’s Lois Linden Nelson Woman’s World, presented May 2 by the Congregation Shaarey Zedek Sisterhood. The rising stars include career-building actress Milana Vayntrub, emerging synagogue leader Jeri Fishman (see below) and specialized merchandise introduced by new pop-up…

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