Media Citations

Mark Rosen cited in "AJWS Cuts Back on Domestic Advocacy After Donors Balk," Josh Nathan-Kazis, May 13, 2015, Forward.com.

Matthew Boxer joined Marcie Sillman of KUOW 94.9FM on April 3, 2015, to talk about Seattle's soaring Jewish population.

Jonathan D. Sarna cited for his new book "Lincoln and the Jews" in "'With Malice Toward None' Exhibit at New-York Historical Society reveals rich relationship between Abraham Lincoln and the Jews," Sandee Brawarsky, March 17, 2015, The New York Jewish Week.

Mark Rosen was cited in "Want To Give To Jewish Charities? Don't Do It Over The Phone," Josh Nathan-Kazis, March 16, 2015, The Jewish Daily Forward.

Ellen Smith and Jonathan D. Sarna cited in "Boston's Vilna Shul Connects Present With Past," Anna Goldenberg, February 27, 2015, The Jewish Daily Forward.

Jonathan D. Sarna cited in "Shomrim's Watchful Eye," Heather Norris, February 26, 2015, The Baltimore Jewish Times.

Leonard Saxe cited in "Federations join together for Birthright trip," Marvin Glassman, February 16, 2015, Sun Sentinel. 


Topics in
Jewish Leadership

Recent books and publications by faculty of the Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program, citations of their scholarship in the media, and articles of interest.


"A Fresh View of "Let My People Go'," perspectives on the role of shaliach/shlichah (emissary) in supporting the concept of Jewish Peoplehood by Dr. Zohar Raviv MA'00.

"Engagement Opportunities, Millennial Children of Interfaith Families," summary of online panel discussion with Professor Len Saxe and Hornstein alumni. 

"The Future of the Jews," a review of the panel discussion event of the same name at Brandeis University on November 17, 2015.

“America’s Most Memorable Zionist Leaders,” chapter by Jonathan D. Sarna in "The Individual In History: Essays In Honor of Jehuda Reinharz," eds. ChaeRan Y. Freeze, Sylvia Fuks Fried, Eugene R. Sheppard; Tauber Institute, Brandeis University; September 2015.

"Antisemitism on the College Campus: Perceptions and Realities,"  Leonard Saxe, Theodore Sasson, Graham Wright, Shahar Hecht, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, Brandeis University, July 2015.

"Discovering Israel at War: The Impact of Taglit-Birthright Israel in Summer 2014," Michelle Shain, Leonard Saxe, Shahar Hecht, Graham Wright, Theodore Sasson; Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, Brandeis University; February 2015. 

"2014 Greater Seattle Jewish Community Study," by Leonard Saxe, Janet Krasner Aronson, Matthew Boxer, Matthew Brown, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies and the Steinhardt Social Research Institute, Brandeis University; January 2015.

"Conversations with Engagement Innovators: Alison Kur,” interview by Rabbi Bradley Solmsen, URJ Director of Youth Engagement in Reform Judaism Blog; July 3, 2014.