Yes I will go to Poland! (*but only with your help) I have been offered an amazing opportunity to take part in the Masa Delegation to Poland! I will be one of 17 current Masa participants on this week long Delegation. The trip is made possible by a very generous donation. However the entire cost is […]
Update extraordinaire! January: Winter break was fantastic! In late January, Adam, a friend of mine from Alabama, visited and I was able to play host & tour guide. We spent time in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Caesarea, & Haifa. We also went a little off path to visit a few wineries. Adam & I indulged in food, culture […]
So far while in the land of Israel I have lost the following items: 2 earrings- sadly not the same two 1 wallet – containing money, drivers license, two debit cards, bus pass I hope this list will not grow too much in the next 7 months…….
In the last 72 hours I have been the bug. After a great day visiting the Jewish peoplehood museum examining Jews in the diaspora, Ulpan class and a wonderful visit to see what might be the biggest Hanukkiyah in Israel, a few of my roommates and I hopped on the bus home, walking in the door about 10pm. […]
After a long cold flight, I finally made it to Tel Aviv and to my new home. I arrived on Monday Sept 9 to be greeted by several members of the group (and a ridiculous long customs/visa entry area) and the Tikkun Olam director of Admissions & the program Director. They took us and our rather […]
Tomorrow is the day! I will be leaving at 10am CST for Tel Aviv. I will be stopping in Toronto before catching my long flight directly to Tel Aviv. Once I arrive the plan is to stay one night in town before heading south for a few days for orientation! I will […]