Rebekah Thornhill

Rebekah Thornhill is the Senior Associate for Leadership & Global Initiatives at the Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at NYU where she is also an MA candidate in Education and Jewish Studies. She earned her BA in History and Jewish Studies from NYU in 2011. Rebekah has volunteered on the steering committee for Limmud New York and is a member of the 7th class of the UJA-Federation of New York Shapiro Family Fellowship. She lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and can be reached at

Articles by Rebekah Thornhill

Let’s Talk About Orthodox Conversion

I completed my Orthodox conversion with the Rabbinical Council of America (RCA) in 2011. My process was an incredibly positive ...