David Fine

David Fine is a senior at Columbia. He is editor emeritus of The Current.

A Very Kosher Christmas in SoHo

How a trendy eatery is battling the laws of physics to redefine kosher cuisine

Talking to Edon Pinchot of ‘America’s Got Talent’

Judge Howie Mandel says the kippah-clad 14-year-old could win it all

Kosher Food Goes SoHo Chic

The owners of Jezebel, a new restaurant in Manhattan, try to give kosher cuisine a trendy home downtown

Sundown: Israel Rethinks Strategy Toward Syria

Plus Colorado movie theater shooter identified, and more

Postscript: Rav Elyashiv

The highly influential rabbi and power broker was mentored by Rav Kook

Tony Romo Plays Jewball

The Dallas Cowboys Quarterback has been hooping in a JCC league all summer—and he isn’t holding back.

Assad Aide Joins Ivy League

Should Columbia rescind the acceptance of Sheherazad Jaafari, who spun her boss’s atrocities to the press?

Steering Committee

The government cleared a Barnard professor of discriminating against a Jewish student. Now the student claims investigators weren’t told the whole truth.

Unwelcome

An Orthodox Jewish student says she was steered away from an Arab-studies course at Columbia University. The Education Department is investigating.

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