These and Those

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

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Week 28: At the Crossroads

Posted on March 17, 2012 by Derek Kwait

(X-posted from my home blog, Yinzer in Yerushalayim) The biggest event this week was our Critical Issues speaker, Rabbi Michael Melchior, former Member of the Knesset, executive in the World Zionist Organization, current Chief Rabbi of Norway, and, would-be top candidate to succeed Jonathan Sacks as Chief Rabbi of Britain, if he wanted the job, Continue Reading »

Wonderful things in a Jewish Day School Classroom!

Posted on March 13, 2012 by Andrea Wiese

Happy Purim from Pennsylvania

Posted on March 8, 2012 by Andrea Wiese

Me with my youngest “sister” =)

Beit Sholom Synagogue – Frank Lloyd Wright

Posted on March 5, 2012 by Andrea Wiese

The famous Beit Sholom Synagogue built by Frank Lloyd is a minutes drive from where I am staying outside Philadelphia! I went for a tour this morning. Next time you’re in Philly you have to visit! It’s magnificent!

Valley Forge and arriving in Philadelphia

Posted on March 5, 2012 by Andrea Wiese

My dad and I left Friday morning to drive to Philadelphia. It was a wonderful trip since I normally live in Israel and we only see each other once a year! It was really a treat to spend some time with him! We stopped in Hershey, PA for the night and then went to Valley Continue Reading »

Schechter School Visit!

Posted on March 5, 2012 by Andrea Wiese

Tuesday night I drove up to Oak Brook to have dinner with Katie, Jack, and Gail at Cheese Cake Factory. I also saw Katie and Rick’s new home, which is gorgeous! Then I continued to Buffalo Grove to sleep at my cousins house to be close to the Schechter Jewish Day School that I observed Continue Reading »

Week 26: Making a Lasting Impression

Posted on March 4, 2012 by Derek Kwait

When I woke up to a snowstorm this morning, I was so happy I could dance. It wasn’t just snow, it was big-flaked, sticky snow, the kind you could make snowballs out of were there enough of it, and it looked for all the world like there would be before too long. I grabbed my Continue Reading »

New Hot/Cold Water Dispenser!

Posted on February 22, 2012 by The Director of Digital Media

Student Campaign – Update!

Posted on February 16, 2012 by Kalie

2011-12 Student Giving Campaign! (The Launch!)

Posted on February 14, 2012 by Kalie

  The Poster – Let’s fill it up! Kalie & Jordan collecting donations during community lunch (18 NIS per student!)