These and Those

Musings from Students of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem

Tag Archives: international students

[Take 5] Helena Fantl: Au Revoir!

Posted on April 27, 2011 by Joel D.

[Take 5] Nat Mittleman: Jews of Australia

Posted on March 2, 2011 by Joel D.

Curious to know more? Read about Nat.

[Student Profile] Samahra Zatzman

Posted on March 1, 2011 by David Bogomolny

Samahra (Spring ’11) first found the words to describe her passion for ‘bridging communities’ as a York University student upon receiving the annual ‘Partnership and Outreach’ award from UJA and Hillel of Greater Toronto for activism as Hillel ‘Tzedek’ Chair. After completing her B.A. Honors in theater and B.Ed. in education, Samahra continued to pursue cross-cultural education as the Education and Continue Reading »

[Student Profile] Natalie Mittelman

Posted on February 18, 2011 by David Bogomolny

Natalie (above, right) and her sister Sharyn (above, left) from Melbourne, Australia arrived at Pardes in September, knowing they would only be able to join us for one semester. Natalie (Nat) informed These&Those that the Australian summer holiday is in December and January, and the academic year runs from February through November. This explains her plans to return home next week to continue her professional studies. Continue Reading »

[Student Profile] Stefan Tiwy

Posted on October 24, 2010 by Vicki Raun

Student Profile on Stefan Tiwy by Fellow Student Vicki Raun You won’t find Israel between Germany and the United States in a typical atlas. But for Pardes Year Program student Stefan Tiwy, it is a logical route. Stefan, born in Germany, is hoping to become a liberal rabbi in the United States. At Pardes, “I’m Continue Reading »