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Menachem Wecker
Worked at Houston Chronicle
Attended The George Washington University
Lives in Washington, D.C.
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A Havdalah spice box recently acquired by the Minneapolis Institute of Arts was created by was created by Giovacchino Belli, a Roman silversmith who worked for Pope Pius VII.
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By <em>Menachem Wecker</em>. December 11, 2014. print_article|article-5951331|article-share-redesign|7; comments_jump|article-5951331|article-share-redesign|1.
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By <em>Menachem Wecker</em> Religion News Service. By <em>Menachem Wecker</em>. Posted: Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Modified: Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. BOLOGNA, Italy For&nbsp;...
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By <em>Menachem Wecker</em> October 24 at 11:25 AM. If Tevye the milkman had a ruble for every time someone connected “Fiddler on the Roof” to Marc Chagall,&nbsp;...
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Remembering a 20-Year Protest for Soviet Jewry. By <em>Menachem Wecker</em>. Print; Email. Share. Photo Courtesy of the Jewish Historical Society of&nbsp;...
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By <em>Menachem Wecker</em>. Print; Email. Share. The Honorable Emanuel Celler, chairman, Judiciary Committee U.S. House of Representatives.
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Consider No Evil assesses the ongoing problem of academic freedom in religious institutions. My co-author, <em>Menachem Wecker</em>, and I limit our&nbsp;...
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<em>Menachem Wecker</em> is the co-author, with Brandon Withrow, of the recent book “Consider No Evil: Two Faith Traditions and the Problem of Academic Freedom in&nbsp;...
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By <em>Menachem Wecker</em> November 21 at 10:55 AM. FLORENCE — There are still three months before nearly two dozen sculptures from the late-14th and&nbsp;...
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BOLOGNA, Italy (RNS) Mormon missionaries are trying new methods of getting their message out.
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Institution reverses smartphone ban, adds iPhone app, and plans to allow photography in permanent exhibits.
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By <em>Menachem Wecker</em>. Published September 06, 2014, issue of September 05, 2014. Print; Email. Share. Nowhere, perhaps, is the distinction between interior&nbsp;...
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Work
Occupation
Journalist
Employment
  • Houston Chronicle
    faith and arts blogger, freelance reporter, 2010 - 2014
  • U.S. News & World Report
    education reporter, 2011 - 2012
  • The Jewish Press
    arts columnist/critic, 2003 - 2012
  • George Washington University
    Writer, Editor, 2006 - 2011
  • B'nai B'rith International
    Assistant Editor, B'nai B'rith Magazine, 2005 - 2006
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Washington, D.C.
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Introduction
Reporter mostly focused on the faith, arts, and education beats
Former education reporter at U.S.News & World Report
Member: National Press Club, International Association of Art Critics, Religion Newswriters Association, Education Writers Association
Education
  • The George Washington University
    M.A. art history
  • Yeshiva University
    B.A. English
  • Massachusetts College of Art
    portraiture, visual language, color and light, paper making, book binding, graphic design
  • The Art Institute of Boston
    graphic design, drawing, comics, paper making, painting
  • School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    graphic design, illustration
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