What it Means to be Jewish: Rachel Marek '17

"We a part of this community who can celebrate and be one with each other, but also we are a community who supports each other."

What it Means to be Jewish: Maya Aronoff '19

"Judaism is all about doing your best not just to believe in God—but to do God.  And God is good, so we must do good."

What it Means to be Jewish: Rebecca Sobel '19


"For me, being Jewish is the opportunity to consistently reevaluate, change practice and belief, and constantly struggle to strengthen my relationship with G-d. Judaism is the time spent thinking; sitting on my bed and reading religious texts on the first Shabbat I’d ever kept, wondering what the words I was absorbing and the actions I was taking meant."