May 2018

A Treasury Official’s Moving Encounter With Atlanta Yeshivah Students
North America
A small group makes a big impression in Washington, D.C.
Autism Is No Barrier for Munich Boy’s Bar Mitzvah
Europe
Chabad emissaries’ unique celebration and video for their son with special needs
Colleges Across U.S. Offer Alternative Graduations for Jewish Students
Campus Life
Ceremonies before or after Shavuot at four colleges in New York and one in California
50,000 Kids to Celebrate Shavuot With Chabad in the U.S. Alone
Holiday Watch
With schools out on Sunday, record numbers to hear Ten Commandments worldwide
Sleepless in Safed: A Shavuot Custom Continues at Its Source
Holiday Watch
More than 60 synagogues will be open until dawn for the Tikkun Leil Shavuot service
A Holocaust Survivor’s Revenge: A Bar Mitzvah in Poland After 79 Years
Europe
Montreal resident dons tefillin and is called to the Torah for the first time
Faith and Caution as Iranian Missiles Aim for Israel’s North
Israel
Residents respond to escalation in hostilities with Iran and its allies
Rabbi Sholem Dov Ber Gutnick, 94, Leading Rabbi in Australia
Obituary
A gifted scholar, halachic authority, orator and administrator
 Alumni Founders of GoPuff Dedicate Torah Scroll to Drexel Chabad
Campus Life
Two 25-year-old graduates channel their business success
New Course: Why Judaism Is Obsessed With Food
Education
‘Food and Faith’ uncovers the spiritual dimension of eating
Rabbi Addresses National Day of Prayer in Rose Garden
Video
Quotes from the Rebbe’s teachings at ceremony
Amid Threats of War in Israel’s North, 600,000 Stream to Meron on Lag BaOmer
Holiday Watch
Record attendance at resting place of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai
High School Girls Record Women’s Untold Stories of the Rebbe
First Person
Students interview their relatives and share their stories on WhatsApp
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