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Andrea Jacobs
Andrea Jacobs

IJN Senior Writer | andrea@ijn.com

Rabbi Michael Sunshine (Aleksei Kolsenikov)

‘Jewish identity’ 101

Rabbi Michael Sunshine, director of Jewish Student Connection high school clubs at 11 Denver-area schools, believes Jewish teens comprise the most amazing, insightful...

Bob Loup, far left, with pals on the old West Side neighborhood of Denver. (IJN Archives)

Bob Loup: The human side

Robyn Loup, who was married to Bob Loup for 30 years, is still overwhelmed by the boundless love she felt at the funeral  at the HEA on Sunday, March 19, just one day...

Clockwise, from upper left: Archbishop Samuel Aquila, Imam ShemsAbdeen Ben-Masaud, Pastor Del Phillips

Anti-Semitism: Denver non-Jewish spiritual leaders speak out

The first wave of bomb threats hitting Jewish community centers across the US made headlines on Jan. 9, 2017. The next three swelled in quick succession. The fifth wave,...

Students work on the History Unfolded project at the MLK library in Washington DC.

How did American newspapers report the Holocaust?

What did Americans know about the Holocaust while it was happening? “History Unfolded: US Newspapers and the Holocaust,” a national project of the US Holocaust...

The Boulder JCC, pictured at sunset

Boulder JCC bomb threat

The Boulder JCC, which evacuated everyone in the building following a bomb threat Tuesday morning, Jan. 31, received the all-clear at 12:15 p.m. that afternoon. The...

Clockwise, from upper left: Shelly Hines, AW Schnellbacher, Angela Cortez, Roy Cone

Social Security…choices, choices

Roy Cone, who turns 74 in February, has worked his entire life. A widower, he has three children, eight grandchildren, “12 or 13” great-grandchildren and a crushing...

Supporters of NCJW and other Jewish organizations come together for the Women's March on Washington, January 21, 2017. (Ron Sachs)

Denver: I marched

I haven’t marched for a cause since college, when I protested against the Vietnam War. Then I grew up, succumbing to myopic minutiae along the way. My focus narrowed,...

Miriam Harris Goldberg

Miriam H. Goldberg, IJN Editor and Publisher, dies at 100

Larry Hankin, my friend and Intermountain Jewish News associate editor, left a message on my home phone at 9:36 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017. The instant his solemn voice...

Gili Elkin

Startup nation…Elkin in Boulder

For Gili Elkin, Boulder is more than a prime destination for spirited recreationalists. When the transplanted Israeli looks out the window, she envisions the future...

At CBS, Kaplan witnessed Nixon’s resignation

CHANUKAH EDITION 5777 SECTION A PAGE 6 Jeannie Kaplan, 71, was an entry-level assignment editor at CBS News in Washington, DC, during Watergate, the political scandal...