A Thousand Words – November 2, 2020

Elyana Schwartz (left) of Silver Spring, MD, studied in Midreshet Lindenbaum’s Maria and Joel Finkle Overseas Program three years ago. At the end of the year, she opted to remain in Israel; she made aliya, enrolled in Lindenbaum’s Claudia Cohen Torah/Army School (Hadas), and eventually drafted into the IDF where she now serves as an officer …

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Here for the Year – Against All Odds

Here for the Year – Against All Odds Students with special needs who participate in OTS’s Elaine and Norm Brodsky Darkaynu Program face many more challenges than their mainstreamed year-in-Israel peers. If this is true during a regular academic year, then it’s all the more true in 2020 – the year of COVID. “The obstacles …

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