Some families take pride in a home or a farm, but this multigenerational family struggled to maintain a patch of burial ground.
- Being JewishFiction: A Few Small Stones
Some families take pride in a home or a farm, but this multigenerational family struggled to maintain a patch of burial ground.Space, Time, Gravity and Zionism
Less well known than his Theory of Relativity is Einstein’s contribution to the 20th-century chronicle of the Jewish people and Zionism.
Less well known than his Theory of Relativity is Einstein’s contribution to the 20th-century chronicle of the Jewish people and Zionism.Prepping Adirondack Deerskins for DIY Torah Scroll ProjectRabbi Linda Motzkin launched the Community Torah Project to enlist the help of volunteers in producing a Torah scroll, from prepping parchment to stitching together panels of text.Young Jews Are Falling in Love During the Pandemic—OnlineJews who are accustomed to online dating have seen pandemic-specific platforms—one is even called CoronaCrush—emerge to match the unusual circumstances.Astronaut Jessica Meir Gives Advice on Isolation, From SpaceAstronaut Meir recommends staying mentally and physically healthy by sticking to regular routines, exercising and keeping in contact with friends and family.The Bonds of Life: Remembering Those We Lost During Covid-19If you’ve lost someone dear to you during the Covid-19 outbreak, the JTA is inviting you to share their story through an online portal.Judith Lowin, 76, Was a Retired Nurse and Hadassah MemberLowin was married to Joseph Lowin and had three grown children—Shari, David and Benjamin—and several grandchildren.Jewish College Students Are Uniting in Zoom University HillelThe COVID-19 pandemic has forced nearly every college to transition to online courses and, in most cases, move students out of their dorms.Being the Child of Survivors Prepared Me for This PandemicThis pandemic is my first realistic encounter with the hyper-wariness my parents harbored and I long struggled to squelch inside me.