Education

2003-2006
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Denver, Colorado

  • Juris Doctor, Conferred May, 2006.
  • Recipient of DU College of Law Merit Scholarship.
  • Licensed in the State of Colorado
  • 2000-2001
    Ulpan Etzion
    Jerusalem, Israel

  • Completed language program with proficiency through level 4 at state run language emersion program at new immigrant absorption center, June 2003.
  • Participated in new immigrant job training classes.
  • Participated in new immigrant classes on history, geography, culture and religion.
  • 2000-2001
    Yakar
    Jerusalem, Israel

  • Completed in-depth year-long study of Jewish law and ethics through modern and traditional texts.
  • In depth Mishnah (codification of Jewish Law) study.
  • Introductory study of varied Chassidic texts, Talmud, Rambam (Maimonedes) and Shulchan Aruch.
  • Summer 2000
    Hebrew University, Mount Scopus
    Jerusalem, Israel

  • Completed language immersion program with proficiency through level 2
  • Participated in academic program for international graduate students, focused on intensive Hebrew language course
  • 1996-2000
    Hampshire College
    Amherst, MA

  • Designed and implemented table-based version of the internationally renowned children’s developmental diagnostic and skill building software, KiddyFace, and presented design at National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA) Conference, Smithsonian Institute, March 1998
  • Co-designed and built first tractor to run on vegetable oil, collaborated in teaching course based on project, and presented at NCIIA Conference, Smithsonian Institute, March 1999
  • Researched and wrote �Patent Pending,� a comprehensive thesis on the patent process experienced by Steve Heckeroth, inventor of the solar electric tractor
  • Researched and produced first draft of patent application for the tractor relied on by inventor and his counsel to pursue patent
  • 1992-1996
    Shorewood High School
    Shorewood, WI

  • Graduated 1996 with honors in theatre.
  • Only student in the history of Shorewood High School to successfully produce holograms using laser holography.