International Yiddish Conference & Retreat

Jaclyn Granick, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland

Jaclyn Granick

JACLYN GRANICK is a doctoral candidate in history at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland, currently working on her dissertation, entitled “Humanitarian Responses to Jewish Suffering Abroad by American Jewish Organizations, 1914-1929.” She took Yiddish courses and sang with RecKlez, the Harvard Klezmer Band and took a summer course at the Bibliothèque Medem in Paris, spent a week on Yiddish Farm, and has taught beginner-intermediate Yiddish. She has been s a cantorial soloist at Rodef Shalom Congregation in Pittsburgh and Temple Beth Israel in Steubenville, Ohio.