Empowering students through Jewish tradition

MEOR offers a fresh look at Judaism for future leaders on campuses across the United States.

August 29, 2013 10:23
MEOR participants.

MEOR Jewish kids 521. (photo credit: Courtesy)

Growing up in a suburb of Cincinnati, Rick Fox had a very limited Jewish background. While not understanding more than a few words of Hebrew, and admitting that “I thought Judaism was gefilte fish and hamentashen,” Fox was certainly thriving in his secular educational endeavors.

His hard work in the classroom paid off, as he was accepted into the prestigious University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, a top Ivy League institution.


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