By James Cohen
Alyx is a student studying Comparative Literature and Talmud at Barnard College and the Jewish Theological Seminary. She writes for Tablet, JGirls, and the Columbia Current, and is a passionate activist for queer rights and feminism. On campus, she is on the board of the traditional egalitarian minyan. Alyx is an alumna and leader of Keshet’s LGBTQ and Ally Teen Shabbatonim, and was the co-chair of the first-ever Keshet Women and Girls Shabbaton. She has a passion for queer ritual, liturgy, and halakhah. When she isn’t working, she can be found drinking iced coffee, reading a good book, or watching one of Star Trek, New Girl, the Chicago Red Stars, or Liverpool FC.