Aaron Rozovsky

Aaron Rozovsky is a third year rabbinical student at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati and the student Rabbi for Temple B’nai Israel in Petoskey, Michigan, a position which he has held since September 2014.  He graduated in 2008 from Providence College, where he earned a B.A. in History and in 2012 from Central Connecticut State University, where he earned an M.A. in International Studies with a concentration in Latin American studies.  He is also a Captain in the Rhode Island Army National Guard.  Aaron has served twice on one-year deployments in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  During his first (Jerusalem) year at seminary, he was served as the National Guard Bureau Liaison Officer to the Israeli Defense Forces Home Front Command.  He currently serves as a Chaplain Candidate at Joint Force Headquarters, Rhode Island Army National Guard.  His military education includes the Chaplain Basic Officer Leader Course, Military Police Basic Officer Leader Course, the Anti-Terrorism Officer Basic Course, Hazardous Materials Officer Course, and Master Resiliency Trainer Level I Course.  Aaron’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal with two Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal with two Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with two campaign stars, Global War on Terror Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, two Overseas Service Medals, Armed Forces Reserve Medal with M device, Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon, and the NATO Medal (Afghanistan).


Articles by Aaron Rozovsky:

Back to Back: Kristallnacht and Veterans Day

Choosing the Hard Right over the Easy Wrong

So Others May Live

Tu Bishvat: Sowing the Seeds of Peace