Dallas Doings: USY, Yavneh accolades, new graduate

Compiled by Sharon Wisch-Ray sharon@tjpnews.com Dallas to USY’s 66th Annual International Convention From Dec. 25 to 29, nearly 1,000 Jewish teenagers, educators, professionals, and alumni from United Synagogue Youth (USY)…

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Hillels of North Texas holds awards reception

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Submitted report On Sunday, Nov. 20, Hillels of North Texas welcomed over 150 community members, alumni, parents, and students for its first dessert fundraiser at Temple Emanu-El in Dallas. The…

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Kidney donations and behavioral economics

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Guest column: How a rabbi’s father made decision to give organ By Rabbi Yogi Robkin Special to the TJP Two weeks ago, my father donated a kidney. There was no…

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F-35 stealth jets arrive in Israel

JTA JERUSALEM — Two F-35 stealth fighter jets touched down in Israel for a handover ceremony from their American pilots to their Israeli pilots. They originated in Fort Worth. The…

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Aggies show unity, peacefully protest speaker

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Hillel members, Holocaust survivor find own ways to counter Spencer’s message By Sean Shapiro Special to the TJP Members of the Jewish community worked to turn a potentially divisive moment…

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