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Suffice it to say, Frederika Lorie has committed herself to understanding, whether that applies to varied individuals, communities, religions or other environmental circumstances. The Leeds, UK native and recent Cambridge University Theology honors grad is now residing in Manhattan’s Upper West Side while earning her Masters in Jewish Studies at Touro. As one might expect, the move’s been something of a culture shock.
When Chaya Fishman was 16, she founded a conglomerate of summer arts camps for young girls, continuing it while she was a student at Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW). The Class of 2009 finance major ran it like a pro, setting it up as limited-liability company. Even then, she knew she wanted to eventually help others find the same confidence and success in business.
Hadassah Buchwald-Pawlak grew up in Poland, unaware of her Jewish roots. But when communism crumbled, Buchwald-Pawlak’s mother told the 11-year-old they would be moving to Israel.
New York, N.Y. – Eli Weinstein attended his first National Conference of Synagogue Youth (NCSY) program when he was in seventh grade. The program made a big impact on his life, “creating a love and excitement about Judaism,” according to the Lander College for Men (LCM) senior.