Dovid Bashevkin

David Bashevkin

David Bashevkin is the director of education for NCSY and a clinical assistant professor of Jewish values at Yeshiva University's Sy Syms School of Business. You can find more of his ideas on his 18forty podcast or on twitter @dbashideas.

Articles by David Bashevkin

Unfinished Endings

Unresolved conclusions are quintessentially Jewish.

The Monster at the End of the Mahzor

Teshuvah is not a confrontation with some frightening otherness, but with ourselves.

Drop Everything and Read

The hidden connection between Shabbat and reading.

Thoughts on Prayers

In the face of tragedy, is there a place for thoughts and prayers?

Passover as Childhood

What we experience in our early years informs every aspect of who we are.

The Superpower of Hanukkah

Hanukkah reminds that rather than running from our darkness, we can choose to confront it.