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Asch Wednesday at the White House

Sonia Gollance

On Wednesday, February 26, President Joseph R. Biden announced in a press briefing that he will be hosting Asch Wednesday 2022 at the White House.

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From Glitches to Gold: Innovative Pedagogy in the Virtual Classroom

Jessica Kirzane

Technology glitches and COVID-era difficulties are opportunities to be creative and think on our toes.

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Top Six Jewish Space Leyzers

The Editors

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The Fully Authentic Final Exam for Elementary Yiddish I

Asya Schulman and Jessica Kirzane

An innovative series of authentic real-world speaking and writing prompts for students finishing their first semester of Yiddish.

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Briv funem Arkhiv: A Peek Inside Our Inbox

The Editors

While we usually conceive of the archive as a place to learn about the past, today we’re looking at a repository that can tell us about the place of Yiddish in today’s world full of rapid digital communication… and spam.

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New Yiddish Productions on Broadway

We're restoring some Broadway musicals to their intended Yiddish originals.

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A Bintl Blitz-Briv

Worthy, Esteemed Editors

Announcing our new advice column. 

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Announcing: Breytbord Nayes

The Editors

All the news that isn't fit for anyone to read, ever. 

Pedagogy

Yiddish Overtakes English as Most Widely Taught Language in the World

Breaking fake news! Yiddish most taught language in world. 

Texts & Translation

Yiddish Literature 100% Translated

Breaking News: Stop Translating! 

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Bernie Sanders redt af yidish

The Editors

Bernie Sanders, Democratic forerunner, speaks out on behalf of Yiddish underdogs.