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Early Intervention has been critical for our son; now it's in critical condition

On Jan. 17, my husband and I welcomed a baby boy into our lives. Within minutes of his delivery,...

10/9/2015 11:08:05 AM

The Shabbos Project: Celebrating Shabbat — as one people

 The Shabbos Project, an effort to get the world’s Jews to celebrate one Shabbat together,...

10/8/2015 4:45:32 PM

Chicago artist participates in Jerusalem Biennial for Contemporary Art

Chicago artist Lilach Schrag traveled to Jerusalem in September to participate in the opening of...

10/7/2015 10:04:28 AM

A tribute to Israeli Author Sami Michael Oct. 7-9 at NU

The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies at Northwestern...

10/2/2015 12:39:56 PM

Harvard ‘happiness’ Professor Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar to speak at Spertus about creating great places to work

Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar will appear at Spertus Institute on Sunday, Nov. 1 at 1 p.m. to discuss "How...

9/30/2015 10:07:33 AM

‘In the business of serving people’

Sue Rifas retires after 42 years of service to JUF

9/30/2015 9:59:45 AM

Educating Jewish educators

For adults who wish to learn about Judaism, explore Jewish history, or crave a dose of Jewish...

9/30/2015 9:50:10 AM

From Alex P. Keaton to off-screen hero

Actor and activist Michael J. Fox to headline JUF’s Vanguard Dinner Nov. 5.

9/25/2015 3:40:42 PM

A personal perspective

Our risk, our choices from generation to generation 

9/25/2015 2:52:41 PM

What's Jewish about BRCA?

National expert to speak about hereditary cancers Oct. 14 

9/25/2015 2:44:27 PM

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