As associate editor, Larry Hankin is involved in almost every aspect of the IJN operation, including news story selection, editing, writing, advertising sales, marketing and production.
Larry is the IJNs link to the community’s organizations on a weekly basis.
Larry has been with the IJN since 1975, after graduating from the University of Missouri School of Journalism.
His interest in Jewish journalism goes back to the eighth grade, when he and three friends put out a newsletter for the Junior Temple Youth Group at Temple Bnai Jehudah in his native Kansas City. From there, he became chapter and council sopher (editor) for AZA. His college internship was at the Kansas City Jewish Chronicle. He also spent three years as editor of the Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle.