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Rena Kosowsky

2020-21 Rising Voices Fellow Rena Kosowsky

Rena Kosowsky is a senior at Berman Hebrew Academy in Rockville, Maryland. She captains the mock trial and debate teams, where she has learned important oratorical skills in order to better pursue social change. She also heads the women's side of her minyan and a youth group at her synagogue. Rena's hobbies include playing basketball, reading, and writing. As a dedicated Modern Orthodox Jew, she tries to remain unsheltered, and works to regularly research and stay updated on social issues in order to incorporate feminism into her everyday life.

Blog Posts

Glasses Resting on Open Tanakh

The “Jewish Women Question”: Can Women Learn Gemara?

Rena Kosowsky

I’ve learned the value of endurance in activism through my experience with Talmud learning.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Rena Kosowsky." (Viewed on December 3, 2020) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/kosowsky-rena>.