New Voices has been proudly run by the young and inexperienced for over 40 years. Our editor in chief is always a recent college graduate, while the rest of the writing, editing, janitorial work, etc. is done entirely by college students.

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Sara Weissman
Editor in Chief, New Voices
Executive Director, Jewish Student Press Service

Sara graduated from UC Berkeley with a B.A. in history and a minor in religious studies. She was an opinion columnist for The Daily Californian, UC Berkeley’s student paper, with a focus on progressive religious identity and Orthodox Jewish life on campus. She reported for Religion News Service and wrote on Jewish news and culture for J. Weekly, Tikkun Daily, and The Tempest. Her hobbies include coffee, travel, feminist rants, spontaneous Yiddish-isms, and more coffee.

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Hannah Weintraub
Journalism Intern

Hannah is a senior at the University of Pittsburgh studying history, fiction writing, and Jewish studies. She has previously written for The Huffington Post and Rewire. “I like to deeply examine my world and understand what lies at the root of how we organize our society, culture and relationships,” Hannah says. “…I am excited to write on Jewish topics and to explore the complexities of our Jewish tradition and Jewish community.”





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