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Shana BaAretz

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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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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Rosh Hashana Message from Rabbanit Chana Henkin

Rosh Hashana Message from Rabbanit Chana Henkin

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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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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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