Jewish Guy of the Week – Idan

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Rachel: What brought you to DC?
Idan: I’m the new (and first ever) Israel fellow at American University.  Last year I lived in Amherst Massachusetts where I was the Israel fellow at University of Massachusetts.  I’m originally from Tel-Aviv.

Rachel: What’s our favorite thing about America?
Idan: Happy hours.

Rachel: So you’re American University’s Israel fellow.  What are you most excited about?
Idan: I am excited to take AU students to Israel with Birthright- I love staffing Birthright.

307217_191629067650218_718577529_nRachel: What is your favorite Jewish holiday?
Idan: My favorite Jewish holiday is Shavout because in Israel we eat dairy food for Shavout dinner and my grandma makes the best Pizza on earth.

Rachel: Who is the coolest Jew?
Idan: Jerry Seinfeld, Bob Dylan, and Mila Kunis (just because she’s really hot).

Rachel: Finish the sentence: When the Jews gather…
Idan: When the Jews gather…The lox are in danger :)