Graduates & Undergraduate Institutions

Julie Aronowitz, BA/MA, Brandeis University

Ira Blum, MA/MA, Muhlenberg College

Matthew Brown, MA/MPP, Brandeis University

Yana Drozdovski, MA/MBA, Ben Gurion University     

Dara Freedman-Weiss, MA/MBA, University of Rochester

Melissa Goraj, MA/MBA, University of Vermont

Jeffrey Hast, MA/MBA, University of Pittsburgh

Sammuth (Ira) Krakhman, MA/MA, Skidmore College (BA), Arcadia College (MEd)

Daniel Lange, MA/MBA, University of Southern California

Tslil Shtulsaft, MA/MBA, SUNY Buffalo

Daniel Shulman, MA/MBA, Queens College

Yana Tolmacheva, MA/MBA, Hunter College

Commencement 2013

Slideshow of Hornstein Commencement 2013

Hornstein proudly announces the graduation of the Class of 2013, twelve students poised to take the Jewish communal world by storm!

Nearly ninety joyful friends and family members joined the Hornstein faculty on May 19, 2013 in Brandeis' new Mandel Center for the Humanities to celebrate. After a festive luncheon the group convened for the formal ceremony, chaired by graduating students Tslil Shtulsaft and Yana Tolmacheva.

Mr. David Cygielman, co-founder and CEO of Moishe House, was honored with the Bernard Reisman Award for Professional Excellence and gave the keynote address. Click here for the text of Mr. Cygielman's inspiring address to graduates.


Share in the Festivities–Multimedia Presentations created by the graduating students

YouTube video: Taking Hornstein Home: Reflections on Jewish Professional Leadership from the Graduating Class of 2013. Edited by Ira Blum '13

Hornstein Students at Work and Play, commencement luncheon slideshow created by Ira Khrakhman '13