Location: New York

October 2017

Liat Deener-Chodirker

Liat Deener-Chodirker is from Newton, Massachusetts and is a graduate of the University of Maryland. She studied American studies and Israel studies, and wrote her senior capstone on the intersection of the Movement for Black Lives, the occupation, and the … Continue reading

2nd Oct, 2017

Sara Feldman

Sara Feldman grew up in Lexington, MA and graduated from Wesleyan University with a degree in anthropology and dance. She is interested in how people move through space and time, whether that is with music or across borders. Having had … Continue reading

2nd Oct, 2017

Dena Lipper

Dena Lipper is from Houston, Texas. She recently graduated from The University of Texas at Austin where she studied social work and child development. Dena joined Avodah to learn more about the connections between Judaism and social justice, while getting … Continue reading

2nd Oct, 2017

Allie Hecht

Allie Hecht grew up in Westfield, New Jersey and graduated from McGill University with a degree in anatomy and cell biology and musical applications of technology. In her spare time, Allie loves to sing and play the ukulele, to cook … Continue reading

2nd Oct, 2017

Lena Kesden

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Lena Kesden is a recent graduate from Oberlin College, where she majored in political science and gender, sexuality, and feminist studies. Lena is both serious about the causes she fights for and lighthearted in … Continue reading

2nd Oct, 2017

July 2017

June 2017

Michelle Kuchinsky

Michelle Kuchinsky is a Field Representative at the Directors Guild of America who also sporadically moonlights as an amateur theater director, actor, and stage manager. Outside of her work in the labor movement, Michelle also prepares tax returns for low-income … Continue reading

6th Jun, 2017

May 2017

Taylor Cohen

Taylor Cohen is currently the Volunteer and Community Partner Relations Manager at New York Cares, an organization that mobilizes volunteers to tackle the city’s toughest social issues. After receiving her B.A. from UMASS Amherst, Taylor served as an AmeriCorps Fellow … Continue reading

23rd May, 2017

Rebecca Litt

Rebecca Litt was born and raised in Manhattan but happy to now call Brooklyn her home. She is currently working as the Special Assistant, Development and External Affairs at HIAS, which helps refugees all around the world and the US … Continue reading

23rd May, 2017

Amy Grassel

Born and raised in Queens, New York, Amy Grassel loves her city and the incredible amount of diversity it holds. After graduating with a B.A. in Psychology from Boston University, she lived in a small town in Spain for a … Continue reading

23rd May, 2017
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