Alumni and Friends

Matthew Brooks with former President Trump

Leading the Charge for Republican Jews

"A strong America with a vibrant economy, energy independence, secure borders, and law and order is good not only for the country but also for the Jewish community," says Matthew Brooks '87, head of the Republican Jewish Coalition.

Read our profile of Brooks 

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Pogrebin's extended family in 1948 at her cousin's bar mitzvah.

An interview with feminist Letty Cottin Pogrebin '59 about her new memoir in which she tells all about her family's troubled past.

The Soldiers' Synagogue in Siberia

Michael Mail, MA'83, wants to preserve Judaism's most important historic sites. His organization, the Foundation for Jewish Heritage, is in a race against time

Bride and groom beneath the wedding canopy in Uganda

Rebecca Ottinger '15 writes about her experience with the Abayudaya in Uganda, where the townspeople converted to Judaism in the early 20th century and continue practicing today.

Drawing of family with Happy Hanukkah banner overhead

Anne-Marie Asner, MA '96, teaches children about the Eastern European Jews' mother tongue in such books as "Shmutzy Girl," "Noshy Boy" and "Klutzy Boy."