Why I'm Thankful - Ethan Marcus '18

I am thankful for the CJL because it has given me a chance to pursue an incredible bout of Jewish education and knowledge that I otherwise wouldn’t have had the opportunity to do either off campus or on another campus. It’s very unique to Princeton.

Rabbi Ira Dounn

Senior Jewish Educator

Rabbi Ira cannot wait to get to know you and what inspires you! He comes to the CJL from BBYO, where he served as South Jersey Regional Director in Cherry Hill, NJ and Director of Jewish Enrichment based in Washington, DC. He was ordained at the Academy for Jewish Religion (AJR) in New York. He and his wife Shaina enjoy exploring the outdoors, seeing movies, and bowling.