January 19, 2019 - 13 Shvat 5779


Russian-born scientist named head of AI at SickKids

On Jan. 15, Toronto’s renowned Hospital for Sick Children announced the appointment of Dr. Anna Goldenberg as its first chair in biomedical informatics and artificial intelligence. It’s believed that SickKids is the first children’s hospital in North America to have such a position.

Rabbi Schild’s ‘crazy angel’

Alex Rose looks at the captivating life story of Rabbi Erwin Schild, the 98-year-old rabbi emeritus for Adath Israel Congregation in Toronto.

The Shabbat Table – Meatballs that Super Bowl fans will love...

In this week's edition of The Shabbat Table, Norene Gilletz provides a few marvellous meatball recipes that you can make for your upcoming Super Bowl party.


NDP MP sponsors anti-JNF petition

A member of Parliament has agreed to sponsor an e-petition that calls on the government to revoke the charitable status of the Jewish National Fund of Canada.


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Series of short stories showcases Canadian Jewish women’s narratives

Liz Pearl has published the seventh, and final, volume of her Living Legacies series, a collection of personal narratives written by Canadian Jewish women.

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