Category: Entertainment

Our Favourite 2019 Oscar Nominated Movies

Ah, awards season, that time of year when we spend our Sundays watching a three hour show, which turns into a three-and-a-half hour show. (When do they ever run on time?) We’ve already watched the Golden Globes and The Grammys, but tonight is Oscar night! Despite the lengthy show and lack of a host this…

5 Things to do over Reading Week (In Addition to Reading!)

Although Reading Week is the best time to catch up on all your coursework and prepare for midterms, it’s also time for you to unwind and relax because you deserve it! After months of hard work, it’s easy to get carried away with school and focus less on yourself. Make this Reading Week all about…

Confessions of a Springboard Fellow

Written by Tamar Patolsky , Springboard Fellow I always knew that I wanted to have a profession that was meaningful. However, during my final year of undergrad, I was still unsure of what that would look like. Even though I was very involved with the Jewish community on campus, it never occurred to me that…

Your Go-To Out Of Sync Spotify Playlist

Out of Sync is just around the corner which means it’s time to start getting pumped for the show! We have created a Spotify playlist with all the classic songs that will make you want to get up and dance and lip sync (or sing) your heart out! Here are a few of our favourite…

Best Lip Sync Battles

Whether it be on RuPaul’s Drag Race or Jimmy Fallon, lip sync battles have become a hilarious and surprisingly competitive trend for our viewing pleasure. It’s not enough just to lip sync anymore – it’s all about the dancing, outfits and overall star factor. Watch these lip-syncers battle it out in this list of some…

Sukkahs of Instagram

It’s that time of year again! Although Sukkot may be over, there is still time to enjoy some of the decorative Sukkahs featured on Instagram. It’s never too early to start getting inspired for next year! From colourful floral arrangements to sparkling dishware, take a look inside of some of this years most creative Instagrammable…

Five Facts About Israeli Pride

1. Israel was the first country in Asia to recognize any same-sex union, and still is in the Middle East, where most countries continue to criminalize same-sex relationships. This may explain why one of Tel Aviv’s many nicknames is “The Gay Capital in the Middle East.” Currently, Israel still does not allow gay marriage, but…

Jewish Fitness Bloggers That Will Put A Spring In Your Step

As written in the Torah, “When keeping the body in health and vigor, one walks in the way of God.” (Maimonides, Mishneh Torah, Hilchot Deot 4:1). Even Maimonides says that working out and keeping your body in good shape is a way of honouring the physical form and life that we have been given! As…