Angela Brown UNO Goldstein Center for Human Rights The UNO Goldstein Center for Human Rights is pleased to announce its first major exhibit, Shirley Goldstein’s Human Rights Legacy: Operation Exodus in Omaha. The opening reception will be held at UNO Criss Library on... read more
Sonya Sanford This recipe originally appeared on The Nosher. By the end of the summer, I’m always looking for ways to use up all the summer squash that is inevitably overgrowing in my garden. Making a baba ganoush-like dip with zucchini is my favorite way to use up... read more
Tom O’Connor UNMC Public Relations In a major collaborative effort, researchers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) have for the first time eliminated replication-competent HIV-1 DNA –... read more
Toba Cohen-Dunning is the President of Beth Israel’s Board of Directors; in that role, she certainly has her hands full. Recently, she attended the OU Women’s Initiative First Lay Leadership Confab, which addressed challenges of modern Jewish communal leadership. This... read more
Annette van de Kamp-Wright Editor, Jewish Press There is much to unpack in Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki’s vow to never pay damages to any descendants of Holocaust survivors. “If today anyone says that Poland has to pay damages to anyone,” he stated, “then... read more
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7.19.19 Issue Athletic footwear pioneer Jerry Turner passes away at 84 Jerry Turner, a pioneer in the athletic footwear business who helped drive the industry’s explosive growth over a 60-year career, died on Tuesday in Los Angeles. Turner, 84, passed away peacefully...
7.12.19 Issue Joan E. “Joanie” Martin passed away on June 11 in Omaha. Services were held June 14 at Beth El Cemetery and officiated by Rabbi Abraham. She was preceded in death by her husbands Marshall Zalkin, Bruce Horwich and Richard Martin. She is...
7.12.19 Issue Marcia Morris Blacker passed away on June 20 at age 83 in Lexington, Kentucky. Services were held July 27 in Lexington, Kentucky and officiated by Rabbi David Wirtschafter. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Sara Morris and her sister...
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