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From Galut To Redemption

20 Tammuz 5775 – July 6, 2015
I realized that I am an integral part of that man who wished to win – I am also a part of a nation; I felt like I was standing there and shouting, “I won.”

Auschwitz-Birkenau: A Merger Of Silence And Speech

As I powerfully belted out the song, Ani Maamin B’emunah Sheleima – which means “I believe in God with full faith” – a thought suddenly crossed my mind.

Ma’ayanot Students Make A Bat Mitzvah Girl’s Dreams Come True

29 Sivan 5775 – June 15, 2015
The first issue the girls had to deal with was finding sponsors willing to donate goods and services for the event.

Tree Of Life

9 Sivan 5775 – May 26, 2015
Girls don't usually learn Gemara. Everyone knows that.

Poetry Slam

9 Iyyar 5775 – April 27, 2015
The poetry slam required entrants to compose original poetry with powerful imagery and energetic rhythm bringing their poems to life – making it palpable to the audience.

A Life Of Music

“I was so inspired by the beautiful lessons I learned and by the holiness around me that I just couldn't stop writing songs!” she says.

While The Rabbi Slept

2 Iyyar 5775 – April 20, 2015
Every moment was a gift. I held each one, savoring.

Auschwitz

We arrived in Auschwitz on Thursday, January 30, 2014. My seminary was taking us to see where the prisoners were kept. When we got...

We Created A Museum!

From the moment Israel was declared a Jewish state, it has been the subject of controversy and struggle.

A New School For A New Life

11 Nisan 5775 – March 30, 2015
David looked up. “Hatzlacha, Dina,” he smiled. “I hope everything goes well.”

Reign Of Silence

26 Adar 5775 – March 16, 2015
There’s so much he could do Resources are not few He refuses to end all His SILENCE.

Get Smart!

Playing a musical instrument can help build faith in yourself as you observe yourself do something splendidly.

Will Latin Seize The Day?

The task of studying Latin may not be a worthy endeavor to most of the population, but for those who plan on going into medicine or law it may not be such a bad idea.

Jewish Outreach At Yale University

19 Adar 5775 – March 9, 2015
JLIC campus couples serve as tremendous role models for Jewish students on campus...

Revolutionizing Bikkur Cholim Through Music

5 Adar 5775 – February 23, 2015
A program that started with a handful of volunteers has grown exponentially to include students from a wider array of backgrounds.

What ‘Type’ Are You?

14 Shevat 5775 – February 2, 2015
People’s clothing can earn them a derogative title, or even an assumption of their personality! This is wrong in so many ways.

Why Is Music Education Important?

In the hands of a child with talent, passion and persistence, an instrument can change a life.

Tefillah On The Train

7 Shevat 5775 – January 26, 2015
We aren't at a platform; we are underground, just sitting there.

My City

29 Tevet 5775 – January 19, 2015
Garbage in your streets, my city Wind-blown litter, lonely men

Jerusalem

I love you in your blazing heat my aching feet dragging in your streets.

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