News Roundup from this year’s National and International and Chidonim

Here are some links to articles about the US Chidon and Americans in the International Chidon

1) Retrospective about the 1988 contest, in which American Jeremy Wieder tied for 1st Place, from Tablet Magazine.

2) Tablet Magazine looks back at last year’s International Chidon by interviewing Shalhevet Schwartz and Yishai Eisenberg

3) Tablet Magazine managing editor Wayne Hoffman recounts his experience growing up in Chidon family.

4) Bluma Finklestein of Memphis, TN, reflects on her trip to Israel to watch her son, Asher, participate in the International Chidon.

5) The Jewish Standard reports on the 1-2 finish of RYNJ students Tehila Kornwasser and Nechama Reichman in the US Hebrew Middle School Division

6) The Bergen County Jewish Link reports on the 1-2 finish of RYNJ students Tehila Kornwasser and Nechama Reichman in the US Hebrew Middle School Division

7) The Bergen County Jewish Link reports on the Americans who traveled to Israel for the International Chidon

8) The Jewish Standard interviews Dani Peyser about his trip to Israel for the International Chidon.

9) The LA Jewish Home covers the LA schools’ participation in the US Chidon, including an article by Chidon contestant Amira Felsenthal of YULA.

10) The American Jewish World reports on American English Division Champion Lincoln Bernhard‘s experience at the International Chidon.

Please forward to us any reports that we might have missed.

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