Community Connections

Local News from the Jewish community of Portland and SW Washington

PSU Judaic Studies nets its largest ever student scholarship

Portland State University recently received a $250,000 needs-based endowed scholarship for undergraduates majoring or minoring in Judaic Studies.

Four Portland Teens Win the National JUMP Competition

On March 5th, the Portland NCSY JUMP team went to the final round of the National JUMP competition in New York.

IMPACT: Women's Philanthropy let its hair down!

At Women's Philanthropy 2013 IMPACT Event, we let our hair down, lost the Spanx, noshed on delish bites and learned a bit more about each other through familar and not-so familar stories with the help of Back Fence PDX.

Creating History at the University of Oregon

Hillel Meeting

On February 6th, Quack PAC (AIPAC's on campus student leadership group) reached out to Oregon Hillel, the Jewish Student Union, and AEPi to engage students in order to train them on how to lobby the Associated Students of the University of Oregon (ASUO) student government to pass an…