Happenings: May/June 2017
Eitan and Etta Bendavid, WGF Alumni (Class 20 and Class 24), on making Aliyah.
Audrey Marcus Berkman, WGF Alum (Class 15), on becoming Associate Rabbi at Temple Ohabei Shalon in Brookline, MA.
Nir Buchler, WGF Alum (Class 22), on becoming Vice President, Israel & Global Philanthropy at the Jewish Agency for Israel.
Marc Gold, WHP Alum (Montreal), on becoming a Canadian Senator.
Peter Kalichman, WHP Alum (Montreal), on being named a Canadian Superior Court Justice.
Aliza Konig, WGF Alum (Class 26), and her husband Sam on receiving the Mount Sinai Jewish Center’s Herbert Harwitt Community Builder Award.
Cintra Pollack, WHP Alum (Denver 14), on receiving the Young Voices Leadership Award at The Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society and Beck Archives Heritage Award Dinner.
Manuel Rajunov, WHP Alum (Dallas 13), on receiving AIPAC’s Jon Barkan New Leadership Network Award.
David Shyovitz, WGF Alum (Class 18), on being awarded tenure at Northwestern University and releasing his first book, A Remembrance of His Wonders: Nature and the Supernatural in Medieval Ashkenaz.
Tara Slone-Goldstein, WHP Alum (NY/Westchester 07), on being honored by the Jewish Education Project.
MAZAL TOV TO:
Katie Berger, WHP Member (Chicago 17), and her husband J.R. on the birth of their son, Max Louis.
Emily Fox, WGF Alum (Class 19), and her husband Ari on the birth of their daughter, Mabel Rose.
Charles Glick, WGF Alum (Class 5), and his wife Sue Hirsh on the birth of their son, Saul Benjamin.
Tuvy Miller, WGF Fellow (Class 30), on his engagement to Hannah Spellman. Mazel tov to his parents, Phil Miller, WGF Alum, (Class 2), and Ruth Miller.
Alan Pines, WHP Alum (MetroWest, NY 08), and his wife Elisa on the marriage of their son Elliot to Michelle, as well as to brother of the groom, Justin Pines, WGF Alum (Class 26) .
Jan Reicher, WHP Alum (San Francisco 03), on her recent marriage to Alain Bismuth.
Michal Wachs, WHP Member (Philadelphia 16), on her engagement to Daniel Gold.