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Andrea Jacobs

IJN Senior Writer | andrea@ijn.com

Israel programs for Diaspora students reopen

April 5, 241 US students swelled JFK’s lounges and counted the hours until El Al Flight LY004 whisked them back to school in Israel — a year after COVID-19 sent them...

Ida Goldberger dies

Friday, April 2, 7:15 a.m., Rose Hill Cemetery: Family and a few friends gathered as clouds parted and the early morning sun rose over motionless trees. The wood coffin...

‘No Regrets Living’ explores major existential questions

Dr. Harley Rotbart’s latest book, No Regrets Living: 7 Keys to a Life of Wonder and Contentment, is a wise, open-arms, inclusive read. Irrespective of religion or...

Passover 5781: How is this year different?

The IJN asked Talia Haykin, Ellyn Hutt, Diana Kaplan and Maxwell Rotbart to share memories of Passover 2020, expectations for Passover 2021 (just one day away) and...

Boulder: Virtual community vigil

PASSOVER EDITION 5781 SECTION A PAGE 8 “Coming Together as a Community,” the Boulder Jewish community’s Tuesday, March 23 virtual vigil for victims of Monday’s...

Man of the cloth: Rabbi Avraham Berkowitz, shatnez checker

Rabbi Avraham Berkowitz, is a trained “shatnez checker.” His expertise — in Torah and textiles — ensures that the Torah prohibition against mixing wool and linen...

Funny man: Denver native hits the big time

Gardenswartz, busily at work on Amazon Studios’ much anticipated, post-COVID fourth season of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” is at the top of his game. “This is my...

Commercial real estate learns new tricks during COVID

Jimmy Miller, president and CEO of Miller Global Properties, never entertained a career in real estate. He really wanted to be an actor and a singer.“I did a lot...

Lieber engages Jewish life at Jco

Julie Lieber, appointed JEWISHcolorado’s chief of Jewish life and engagement last February as signs heralded COVID-19’s arrival, her past was indeed prologue. Lieber...

National Jewish expert gives update on COVID science

. Philippa Marrack, chair of the Dept. of Immunology and Genomic Medicine at National Jewish Health, appears disinterested in the laudable reputation that precedes her....