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Shana BaAretz

32 Shana Ba’Aretz Students Choose Their Paths

Of 32 Class of ’17 Shana Ba’Aretz (SBA) post-high school students, four signed up to serve in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). Three will spend the next year as volunteers in ...

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Shana Ba'Aretz Students Make Aliyah

After officially making aliyah last week, Shana Ba'Aret Shana Ba'Aretz (pre-college) students Gabriella Feldman from West Hempstead, NY and Aliza Katz from Toronto, ON ...

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Schedule for Tikkun Leil Hoshana Raba 5777

Join us on Motzei Shabbos Chol HaMoed, October 22nd for Tikkun Leil Hoshana Raba. Learning is l'ilui nishmat Rav Eitam Shaul ben Rav Yehuda Herzl Henkin, zt"l and Naama bat Chanan ...

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TOI: The Murder of a Young Couple and the Need for a Disproportionate Response to Terror

By Jocelyn Polisar, Yoetzet Halacha, first printed on Times of Israel Blog, December 18, 2015 Twenty-seven years ago, I was among the handful of young women who asked Rabbanit Chana Henkin to ...

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Student Voices: The only thing I know is that I just feel sad.

By Meital Sapir, Shana BaAretz Alumna I feel really sad. I feel vulnerable, personally attacked, distressed, frustrated, confused, but mostly sad. I cannot explain or justify or reason ...

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Rabbanit Henkin: Your main role, dear students, is to learn Torah

Rabbanit Henkin spoke to the staff and students of Nishmat last week, after getting up from shiva for her son, Rav Eitam Henkin, Hy"d First of all, I want to thank all of you. I have no ...

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