Who The Folk?! Zane Gayle

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What brought a lifelong Wisconsinite to Minnesota? Zane Gayle saw nothing but opportunities. Gayle recently graduated with a master’s in architecture degree from the University of Minnesota. His master’s project focused on a theoretical redesigning of Minnesota Hillel’s building, however, he has also been involved in the very real process that Hillel is now going […]

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JLink Feature Friday: June Edition

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Get to know Jewish professionals and JLink members in this month’s Feature Friday roundup! Lex Dorfman Hello! My name is Lex Dorfman. I just graduated from Augsburg University and got a degree in religion with two minors in Spanish and leadership. I did a lot of Interfaith work on campus, studied peace studies in Norway, and helped […]

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Who The Folk?! Sheila Leventhal

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As Cecil’s Deli celebrates its 70th anniversary today, there is one person who has been involved since the beginning: Sheila Leventhal. As the daughter of the founders, Cecil and Faye Glickman, Sheila started as an 8-year-old helping around the market before the restaurant even opened 15 years later. Sheila reflects on a life shaping the […]

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Who The Folk?! Noam Sienna

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Why, in the midst of working on your doctorate dissertation, would you go and write a book that has nothing to do with your dissertation topic? That’s a question Noam Sienna wrestled with, but nonetheless went ahead and did it anyway. Noam talks about his book A Rainbow Thread: An Anthology of Queer Jewish Texts […]

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Jewish Job: Minneapolis Jewish Federation Seeks Marketing Specialist

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Job Title: Marketing Specialist Organization Name: Minneapolis Jewish Federation Job Type: Full-time Salary Range: $35,000-$40,000 Deadline: July 11 Job Summary/Description: Minneapolis Jewish Federation is in search of a creative and clever marketing specialist to help translate complicated funding mechanisms into real-world impact through graphic design, compelling copy, and multi-media marketing campaigns. About you: You have […]

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Who The Folk?! Rep. Dean Phillips

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Being a freshman Congressman is not too far removed from being a freshman in college, but Dean Phillips is learning the ropes is his first few months in office representing Minnesota’s 3rd District. Home on a brief Congressional recess, we were lucky enough to catch up with Rep. Phillips, where we discussed the expectations of […]

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JLink™ Feature Friday: May Edition

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Get to know Jewish professionals and JLink members in this month’s Feature Friday roundup! Lora Plotkin Hi! May name is Lora Plotkin, I was born in Russia and moved to Israel with my parents in 1990 when I was 15 years old. My family (my husband, two kids and myself) moved to Minnesota almost a year ago […]

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Jewish Jobs: Teachers At Beth Jacob Congregation

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Job Title: Teacher Organization Name: Beth Jacob Congregation Job Type: Part-time; 9:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. every Shabbat Salary Range: $15-25/hour Deadline: July 15 Job Summary/Description: Join our team of teachers and become part of our community! Are you passionate about building relationships with your students and teaching team? Are you excited to share Judaism with others? […]

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