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Pesach@Penn 2010 – part 3, The Rest of the Chag

I ended up staying in school for the whole chag – I had seen my parents the week before, my siblings were coming to visit me for Shabbat, and it would my last chag at Penn as a student – how could I leave!! People asked me “Hart, are you really staying at Penn for […]

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Pesach@Penn 2010 – Part 2

Besides for the Seders, one of the best aspects of Passover is the eating “kosher for Passover”. “What?!”, you’re probably asking me, “Isn’t that the most annoying part?” Well, what I love most is how everyone does it – Jews who don’t keep kosher or rarely identify as Jewish will be adamant about keeping “kosher […]

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Heart to Heart in the Kiruv World

In the spirit of תשעה באב, here’s a video from Project Inspire which I think you might find interesting, and perhaps even inspiring… (full disclosure: I’m featured in it!) (full video here) For the record (and I should probably write a whole separate post about this), I don’t like to call it “kiruv”, but rather […]

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