Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Elul 21, 5774

Bryan Schwartzman

Freelancer, Former Staff Writer
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Those who lead 10-day Taglit-Birthright Israel trips don't get paid and often deal with turbulent moments — but the opportunity to guide wide-eyed young adults on their virgin voyages to the Jewish state are well worth any hassles, they say.
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While many non-Orthodox synagogues are struggling to maintain their existing structures and keep up membership numbers, a nearly-completed Chabad center is teeming with activity.
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HIAS Pennsylvania volunteers spent the first full day of Chanukah helping refugee families in South Philadelphia prepare their homes for winter. Click here for a photo gallery.
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Despite an outcry from parents, Perelman Jewish Day School approves relocation plan.
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As the Palestinians take their case to the United Nations, a team of local Israel activists tout their new book on 'Media Bias.'
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Profile

Bryan Schwartzman has been reporting on the Jewish community of Philadelphia since 2003. After 10 years as a staff writer, he now occasionally freelances for the Exponent. He writes about trends in politics, religion and spirituality, philanthropy and sometimes dabbles in sports and the arts. 
 
He has received numerous awards from the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Journalists, the Jewish American Press Association and other organizations.
 
A native New Yorker, he earned a master’s degree in modern Jewish history and literature from the Jewish Theological Seminary. He is also a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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215-832-0743

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