What’s Nu

What’s nu, September 2017

Posted on: September 7, 2017 | 16 Elul 5777 by Special to the Chronicle

Young accepts Mequon library position Rachel Muchin Young of Oak Creek is the new library director of Frank L. Weyenberg Library of Mequon-Thiensville. She joined the Weyenberg Library August 7, after four years as director of the Franklin Public Library in southern Milwaukee County. She also currently serves on the Board of Directors of Congregation […]

What’s nu? August, 2017

Posted on: August 2, 2017 | 10 Av 5777 by Rob Golub

Tikkun Ha-Ir accepted into accelerator program MILWAUKEE – Tikkun Ha-Ir of Milwaukee has been selected for support from UpStart, a San Francisco-based organization that seeks to advance innovative ideas that contribute to the growth and vitality of Jewish life. Tikkun Ha-Ir will participate in the UpStart “accelerator” program, which is supporting nine other Jewish organizations […]

What’s Nu? July

Posted on: July 26, 2017 | 3 Av 5777 by Rob Golub

Dallet running for Wisconsin Supreme Court MADISON – Judge Rebecca Dallet is running to serve on the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Dallet was elected to the Milwaukee County Circuit Court in 2008, and re-elected in 2014, after serving as presiding court commissioner. She previously worked for 11 years as a prosecutor, in both state and federal […]

Whats nu, June 2017

Posted on: June 2, 2017 | 8 Sivan 5777 by Rob Golub

  Cruise with Waukesha cantor WAUKESHA – The World Union for Progressive Judaism is hosting a Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas cruise in February of 2018 with Cantor Deborah Martin of Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha. “Igniting the Music of the Jewish Soul in the Caribbean” will sail Feb. 17-24, 2018. Martin and other Jewish […]

What’s Nu, May 2017

Posted on: May 4, 2017 | 8 Iyyar 5777 by Rob Golub

Milwaukee Jewish Day School hub wins award WHITEFISH BAY — The Daniel M. Soref Innovation Hub of Milwaukee Jewish Day School won a Silver award in the educational K-12 category, at the March 23 Annual Design Excellence Awards Gala, hosted by the Wisconsin chapter of American Society of Interior Designers. Uihlein/Wilson Architects of Milwaukee saw […]

Whats Nu? April

Posted on: March 28, 2017 | 1 Nisan 5777 by Rob Golub

Are you looking for love? The Chronicle does not have a personals section but we’re considering a one-shot feature to help bring people together. (The possible need for this was suggested to us by a local rabbi!) If you’re 18 to 180, looking for love and part of the local Jewish community, send an email […]

What’s Nu?, February, 2017

Posted on: January 31, 2017 | 4 Shevat 5777 by WJC Staff

JCC monitored national situation WHITEFISH BAY – Though there were threatening phone calls to Jewish centers nationwide in January, the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center in Whitefish Bay received no threatening calls or related messages, according to a Jan. 18 email blast from President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Shapiro. Shapiro added […]

What’s Nu? January 2017

Posted on: December 29, 2016 | 29 Kislev 5777 by Rob Golub

New vice president of development at Jewish Family Services MILWAUKEE – Donna Triplett is the new vice president of development and communications at Jewish Family Services. She is the chief strategist for all fund development, marketing and communication activities to support Jewish Family Services’ mission of providing accessible behavioral health services, exceptional needs case management, […]

Workplace, January 2017

Posted on: December 29, 2016 | 29 Kislev 5777 by Rob Golub

Workplace Gutman is Camp Interlaken assistant director Mark Gutman will be the new assistant director for the Steve & Shari Sadek Family Camp Interlaken JCC in Eagle River.  He starts Jan. 16. He will take the lead role on camp operations, staffing and the Ozrim program. Gutman brings a great deal of experience in summer camp […]

What’s Nu? November, 2016

Posted on: November 8, 2016 | 7 Heshvan 5777 by Special to the Chronicle

  New at Tikkun Ha-Ir Sami Stein Avner has been named executive director of tikkun ha-Ir of Milwaukee. She is a native of Mequon and is a product of Milwaukee Jewish Day School, Camp Interlaken JCC and BBYO.  After graduating from University of Wisconsin ­– Madison in 2008, she earned an MBA in non-profit management and a […]