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JWA Newsroom


On this page you will find news and announcements from JWA. To see press coverage of JWA's work, visit JWA in the Media.


The chief spokesperson for JWA is Gail Reimer, Executive Director. Tel: 617.232.2258 or email us.

Recent News from the Jewish Women's Archive

Watch this space for an announcement of the 2013 Natalia Twersky Education Award winner. Visit The Twersky Award landing page to learn more about the winner, the finalists, and to find out how to apply for the 2014 award.

JWA Launches Complete Living the Legacy Project: Education Materials Exploring the Role of Jews in the Civil Rights and Labor Movements, October 3, 2012

Educators Explore Jewish Role in Civil Rights and Labor Movements in Summer Institute, July 30, 2012

Meet Some of Washington D.C.’s Most Fascinating Jewish Women at JWA’s Newest Online Exhibit, May 15, 2012

Reform Movement Honors Gail Twersky Reimer and JWA, May 9, 2012

JWA Names Baltimore Teacher Recipient of the Natalia Twersky Educator Award, February 14, 2012

Inspired by Contest Winner, JWA renames its history makers series as Women of Valor, November 22, 2011

“Breath Made Visible,” a film and forum about dancer/choreographer Anna Halprin, to be presented Nov. 13, November 1, 2011

Jewish Women's Archive selected for Community Action Partners Program, October 3, 2011

#jwapedia: Tweeting the Encyclopedia Round 2, September 13, 2011

#jwapedia: Jewish Women's Archive tweets online encyclopedia of Jewish women during Jewish American Heritage Month, May 2, 2011

New York’s Auburn Theological Seminary to Honor Gail Twersky Reimer, Founder and Executive Director of the Jewish Women’s Archive for her “Life of Commitment”, April 22, 2011

Jewish Women's Archive commemorates 100th Anniversary of Triangle Waist Factory Fire, February 8, 2011

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