There's a bestselling book out about curiosity. It's written by a Hollywood producer who has spent his free time asking questions of interesting and accomplished strangers for the last 35 years.
I’ve been in New York for five months, and already I’ve felt the effects of moving on my personal growth.
Trading textbooks for timesheets and “Two-Dollar Tuesday” for networking and fundraisers has provided me with a different perspective.
I’m 28 years old, going on 29. Right after that (a year, not immediately), I turn the big 29 plus 1. Quite the milestone -- though if we were in any other country, it would be quite the kilometerstone.
I have been surprised to find out how many of my camp friends have not
visited camp since their final days as campers or on staff, or how many day-schoolers
are reluctant to credit their success to their day school education.
My spiritual home
doesn’t actually have a home. It meets in my living room, or an apartment
building party room, or an art gallery.
Who is an extraordinary Jew you know? We are looking for young leaders, humanitarians, educators, social activists – the young adult movers and shakers of Chicago – to recognize on our annual Double Chai in the Chi: Chicago’s Jewish 36 under 36 list.
Which do you enjoy reading most on Oy?
A Splintered Soul brings a unique interpretation to the traditional Holocaust stories shared on stage.
After Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg became a mother for the first time, she found herself trying to make sense of this profound life-changing experience that we call parenthood.
Jack Yonover is quite an impressive and articulate eighth grader. Two years ago, Yonover, who is allergic to pistachios and cashews, came up with the idea to make a documentary for his bar mitzvah project reflecting on the fears and frustrations of living with food allergies.
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The Godfrey Hotel, 127 W. Huron St.
Thursday, May 12 | 7-10 p.m.
Celebrate Israel's Independence Day! The evening will feature delicious Israel-theme cocktails, DJ, photo booth, Israeli appetizers, and a party to celebrate Israel's 68th birthday
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Job hunting doesn't mean applying for jobs online and hoping for an interview. JVS's workshops provide proven job search strategies developed and tested over time. The curriculum takes you through the seven key components every job seeker needs today.
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Career Moves Clients: $10 per workshop
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