International Yiddish Conference & Retreat

Rosa Becker: Occupational Therapy, Studying Yiddish Abroad; Mexico and Morgantown, Virginia

Rosa Becker

ROSALYN “ROSA” BECKER, Morgantown West Virginia. Her work has been in the fields of occupational therapy and Jewish education. She began learning Yiddish at KlezKamp which she has attended many times with her family. She studies Yiddish around the globe and Spanish at home and in Mexico. Ruth and Rosa met in an ulpan class in Israel in 1968 and they continue to share language study adventures. Chantal, also attending the Conference from France, and Rosa are cousins who share a love of Yiddish.