Lauren Ober is the host of NPR’s The Big Listen. Recently, she met Terry Gross and nearly passed out from excitement. Check out the show at biglisten.org or on Twitter at @hearbiglisten.

Keshira haLev Fife (Sarah Gross Fife) was recently ordained as a Hebrew Priestess by the Kohenet Institute in a ceremony at the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center in Falls Village, CT. The Kohenet Hebrew Priestess Institute is a program centered around embodied, earth-based, feminist Jewish leadership, and inspired by traditions from ancient Israelite sources, Jewish texts and folklore, kabbalah, and contemporary creativity.