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November 18, 2019
Today's blog post is written by Hannah, a member of the 2019-2020 Yahel Social Change Fellowship. Hannah is living for 9 months in the Ramat Eliyahu neighborhood in Rishon LeZion.
The mass exodus of people evacuating the bus should’ve clued me i...
November 14, 2019
Today's blog post is written by Emily, a member of the 2019-2020 Yahel Social Change Fellowship. Emily is living and volunteering for 9 months in Lod.
“Emily! How was your weekend? We missed you!” said the sweet students of Dar Al-Hakma high sch...
November 5, 2019
Today's blog post is written by Rose, a member of the 2019-2020 Yahel Social Change Fellowship. Rose is living and volunteering for 9 months in Rishon LeZion.
“There’s just something in the air during the chaggim (holidays). You have to be there...
October 29, 2019
Maya Kitra Vizel-Schwartz
Today's blogpost was written by Maya Kitra Vizel-Schwartz, a Yahel Social Change fellow living, learning and volunteering for 9-months in the city of Lod.
What is it to be a citizen? To be a community member? To subscribe to a national identity? As a...
September 16, 2019
This post was written by Aimee Ascolese, a current MSW student at Rutgers University and an alum of a Yahel and Rutgers Study Abroad Partnership in Ramat Eliyahu.
This July 2019 I completed a month-long service learning study abroad trip, organized by...
August 13, 2019
Sarah Grace Rogers
Today's blogpost was written by Sarah Grace Rogers, a recent alum of the 2019 Social Justice and Community Services Internship program in Haifa.
One weekend on a trip to Jerusalem, an Israeli friend of mine started helping a guy around our age f...
July 24, 2019
Emerson Karsh Lombardo
Today's blogpost was written by Emerson Karsh Lomban, a Yahel Onward Israel Participant, learning and interning for two-months in Haifa
This summer I am doing Onward Israel’s themed based social justice and community service program where I am living...
INJUSTICE FACED BY THE INDIAN BENE ISRAELI COMMUNITY IN THE HOLY LAND….
October 17, 2018
Melanie Kartzmer – Catching Up 8 Months Later
March 7, 2018
Lod: History, Context, and [Potential] Shared Society
October 31, 2018
"Everything as usual"
Integration Is Key
Chaggim in The Land
On Identity - זהות
A Social Worker's Reflection on her Time in Ra...