web analytics
November 28, 2014 / 6 Kislev, 5775
At a Glance
Sections
Sponsored Post
IDC Herzliya Campus A Day on Campus

To mark IDC Herzliya’s 20th anniversary, we spent a day following Prof. Uriel Reichman, IDC’s founder and president, and Jonathan Davis, VP for External Relations, around its delightful campus.



West Coast Happenings

West-Coast-logo

Shavuos Scholars-in-Residence: Portland, OR Kesser Israel: Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin,NCSYdirector of education; Austin, TX Tiferet Israel: Elie Hirt and Jonathan Hersfeld of Yeshiva University’s Center of The Jewish Future will join Rabbi Eliezer Langer for “SNL – Shavuos Night Live”; Palo Alto, CA Emek Beracha: Rabbi Yitzchak Etzshalom, author on Tanach and Jewish thought and involved with Project Next Stepat the Simon Wiesenthal Center; Beth Jacob Beverly Hills: Rabbi Baruch Taub,founding rav and rabbi emeritus of Beth Avraham Congregation of Toronto/Thornhill (BAYT), one of the largest and most vibrant congregation in the Orthodox world; Young Israel of Century City in L.A.: Rabbi Dr. Shnayer Leiman, author, professor emeritus of Jewish History and Literature at Brooklyn College, and a teacher at YU’s Bernard Revel Graduate School; Yeshivat Yavneh in L.A.: Rabbi Shlomo Einhorn will deliver seven shiurim on unsolved mysteries; and Mogen David inL.A.: Rabbi Benjamin Blech,author andassociate professor of Talmud at YU… Other shuls (i.e., Bais Naftoli in L.A., BCMH in Seattle, and Ahavas Torah in Scottsdale) utilize their own rabbis and scholarly members to lead Shavuos learning sessions.

Events In The West: On Sunday, June 8 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Machon Puah Symposium will feature a variety of lectures and presentations by doctors, rabbis and mental health professionals at Beth Jacob Beverly Hills.

Community News: The Hebrew Discovery Center is looking for part-time credentialed Hebrew teachers to teach Hebrew twice a day, Monday-Friday in Los Angeles public high schools.

 

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA

Mazel Tov – Birth:Dan and Alyssa Zupnick, a daughter.

Mazel Tov – Engagement: Jeremy Lerner, son of Nelson and Lisa, to Jaimie Lowen of Detroit.

 

LA JOLLA, CALIFORNIA

Mazel Tov – Engagement: Joseph Goldenberg, son of Tsvi and Anne Goldenberg, to Rebecca Weinshenker of Chicago.

 

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

Mazel Tov – Births:Aron and Miriam Rosenblatt, a daughter (Grandparents Veronica Rosenblatt; Marty and Candice Gurfinkel)… Pinny and Chana Rosenbaum, a daughter (Grandparents Chaim and Mati Rosen)… David and Auralee Ring, a son… Ariel and Pearli Hausman, a son (Grandparents Jacob and Ellen Hausman)… Yehuda and Shaina Kamman, a son… Shua and Racheli Lebovics, a daughter (Grandparents Dr. Irving and Shirley Lebovics)… Yehuda and Perrie Schlussel, a daughter (Grandparents Gershon and Sara Schlussel; Berel and Lea Goldstein)…

Mickey and Shana Amster of Tucson,AZ, a daughter (Grandparents Rabbi Moshe and Natalie Amster; David and Felicia Ann, a”h, Cutler)…Danny and Laura Abergel,a son (GrandparentsAlbert and Rachel Abergel; Joe and Carol Hara).

Mazel Tov – Bar Mitzvah: Zachary Muller, son of Opi Muller and Pnina Muller.

Mazel Tov – Engagements: Rivka Kimmelman, daughter of Enoch and Yocheved Kimmelman, to Stephen Apfel, son of Gary and Serena Apfel… Netanel Issacs to Sarah Khoshkerman… Alti Klein, daughter of Aaron and Avigail Klein, to Avraham Lapciuc… Laura Topper, daughter of Freddy and Dafna Topper, to Daniel Knust of Chile… Humi Braverman, daughter of Rabbi Nachum and Emuna Braverman, to Yaakov Resnick of Far Rockaway, NY… Rivka Hershberg, daughter of Alan and Mirian Hershberg, to Benji Rubin of Miami… Ofra Flaks to Yaakov Sniad.

Graduations: Brandeis University – Joey Baum, B.A. in Business… New York School of Interior Design – Stephanie Baum Sandel… UCLA School of Law – Menachem Fishkin… UCLA Anderson School of Management – Daniel Nagel, M.B.A.… YU Sy Syms School of Business – Jack Frankel and Samantha Yekutiel… Columbia University School of Nursing – Melissa Goldenberg Goldstoff, J.D., B.S.N.… Columbia University Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy – Rachel Schultz Small… University of Chicago School of Law – Hillel Nadler, J.D.… University of Houston – Steven Paletz, J.D.… New York University Law School – Daniel Small.

  SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA

Mazel Tov – Births: Mordy and Yale Esterstohn of New York, a daughter (Grandparents Ariel and Stephie Buchwald)… Edwin and Sara Boniske, a son (Grandparents Charles and Toni Boniske; Don and Ruth Broudy).

Graduation: SDSU – Brian Segal, B.A.

 

VALLEY VILLAGE, CALIFORNIA

Mazel Tov – Bar Mitzvah: Aaron Azoulay, son of Gad and Inbal Azoulay.

Graduations: David Kay from medical school, and Riley Holzman from UCLA Law School.

 

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

Mazel Tov – Birth: Alex and Chanita Groysman, a son.

About the Author:


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

No Responses to “West Coast Happenings”

Comments are closed.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
IDF Chief Rabbi Rafi Peretz delivers lecture.
IDF Chief Rabbi: Nothing is Holy to Muslims on Temple Mount except Al Aqsa
Latest Sections Stories
West-Coast-logo

Lester Crown, a perennial member of the Forbes 400 list since 1982 and founder of the prestigious Covenant Foundation, took the stage in Washington, D.C. before a room of high-powered dignitaries, philanthropists, and innovators.

Collecting-History-logo

Not as well known, however, is Keller’s involvement with Jewish and Israeli communities.

Creativity without clarity is not sufficient for writing. I am eternally thankful to Hashem for his gift to me.

This core idea of memory is very difficult to fully comprehend; however, it is essential.

Sometimes the most powerful countermove one can make when a person is screaming is to calmly say that her behavior is not helpful and then continue interacting with the rest of the family while ignoring the enraged person.

“Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples shall divide within you.”

Divorce from a vindictive, cruel spouse can be a lifelong nightmare when there are offspring.

There were many French Jews who jumped at the chance to shed their ancient identity and assimilate.

As Rabbi Shemtov stood on the stage and looked out at the attendees, he told them that “Rather than take photos with your cellphones, take a mental photo and keep this Shabbat in your mind and take it with you throughout your life.”

Yeshiva v’Kollel Bais Moshe Chaim will be holding a grand celebration on the occasion of the institution’s 40th anniversary on Sunday evening, December 7. Alumni, students, friends and faculty of the yeshiva, also known as Talmudic University of Florida, will celebrate the achievement and vision of its founders and the spiritual guidance of its educational […]

The yeshiva night accommodates all levels of Jewish education.

More Articles from Jeanne Litvin
West-Coast-logo

Lester Crown, a perennial member of the Forbes 400 list since 1982 and founder of the prestigious Covenant Foundation, took the stage in Washington, D.C. before a room of high-powered dignitaries, philanthropists, and innovators.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/sections/community/west-coast-happenings/west-coast-happenings-41/2014/05/29/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: