Maddie Nowack

2021-2022 Rising Voices Fellow Maddie Nowack

Maddie Nowack is a senior at Princeton Day School in Princeton, New Jersey. At school, she is a three season athlete, playing soccer, basketball, and lacrosse. She is an active member and peer facilitator of the Anti-Hate club and the co-head of athletics for student council. She attended Camp Havaya for twelve years, and was a counselor and life guard this past summer. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, playing sports, and traveling.

Blog Posts

Collage with Outline of Western Wall and Illustrated Woman Facing Away From It

In the Streets of Jerusalem: Discovering What Jewish Space Means to Me

Maddie Nowack

Throughout my many years of Hebrew school, I was taught that Israel was supposed to be my second home. After I traveled there, I realized this couldn’t be further from the truth for me.

Photo of Maddie Nowack with Camp Havaya Friends Over Background with Pomegranate Pattern

Marking My Growth as a Feminist, Asian, and Jewish Woman with My Camp Shirts

Maddie Nowack

My camp shirts represent a timeline of my growth into a proud, strong Chinese and Jewish woman.


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