With fundraising help and encouragement from their "family" of Penn Hillel students, two non-Jewish cooks at the building's dining hall have set plans in motion to open their own kosher vegetarian food truck.
Eric Berger has been a staff writer for the Jewish Exponent since August 2012.
Prior to that he spent six months interning at the Jerusalem Post and two years as reporter and then news and online editor of the Boonville Daily News, a community newspaper in Missouri. He has also written for the St. Louis Beacon, an online newspaper covering the St. Louis area.
He is a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism.