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July 2012

Girls’ Night

What happens when women get together?

The Real Issue

How do we get the biggest bang for our buck on campus?

Biting the Tisha B’Av Bullet

Holiday raises thought-provoking questions.

Monuments on History

What will be my legacy?

Reflections on Confirmation

Course of study and service are meaningful.

Investing in Israel

“Startup Nation” is making the world a better place.

Tricking the Eye

Laguna Beach’s Pageant of the Masters presents a stroke of genius in art, music and science.

The Joy of Oy

Hebrew University professor describes the essence of Yiddish.

Well-Defined Roles

Rabbinical transition at Temple Bat Yahm proceeds seamlessly.

Fun with a Purpose

FunWithChalk Street Painting Festival benefits budding artists and art education.

From Generation to Generation

TIES participants meet Holocaust survivors.

Simply Natural

Levana Kirschenbaum offers tips on healthy, home-cooked Jewish food.

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