Nishmat Blog

SIGD reflections: By Alisa Flatow International Program student, Rachel Shafier

    Walking back to my apartment from classes this past Tuesday night, I passed by what seemed to me like a scene from a movie. I grew up in the religious community of Monsey, ...

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Life cycle events - Alumnae & Staff - November 2017

Mazel tov to International Board of Governors Chair Wendy and Sholem Greenbaum on the birth of their granddaughter Ava (Avivah Sarah) over Succot Mazel tov International Governor Linda and ...

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Parshat HaShavua Class with Rabbanit Chana Henkin is now open to the community!

    Join Rabbanit Henkin on Thursday mornings at Nishmat from 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM. Prepare for Shabbat by studying with one of ...

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SBA Class of 2018 Trip to Eilat

Shana Ba'Aretz (SBA) post-high school students, enjoyed a two-day visit to Eilat, accompanied by Nishmat scholar and tour guide, Emunah Lapid. It was a great opportunity for the 32 ...

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Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Mayor visits Nishmat

The Deputy Mayor met with a group of 20 alumnae who'd returned to study at Nishmat. Overcome by emotion upon seeing Nishmat's expanded bet midrash overflowing with women learning Torah, ...

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Seminar of Jewish Thought

Heaven and Earth: Can We Bridge the Gap?   All religious people face the challenge of balancing earthly and physical pursuits with spiritual and celestial aspirations.  How ...

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Hoshana Rabba at Nishmat

Please note: All shiurim are in English, and are for women only

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New Year Brings Most Students Ever. Every Seat Taken! Dorms Filled!

Having just met their new roommates and settled into the dorm, 200 full-time students gathered in Nishmat’s beit midrash to begin their academic year. Addressing the diverse student body, ...

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Record 60 Sherut Leumi Veterans Choose Nishmat

Sixty young women who served in Sherut Leumi (National Service) or the IDF, enrolled in Nishmat this fall. That’s a 30 percent increase over two years ago! These students bring serious life ...

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Rosh Hashana Message from Rabbanit Chana Henkin

Rosh Hashana Message from Rabbanit Chana Henkin

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