Understanding Communities by Visiting Them

Understanding Communities by Visiting Them “As important as our classroom work is, the only way to really understand other communities is to visit them,” says Rabbi Dr. Yakov Nagen, director of OTS’s Blickle Institute for Interfaith Dialogue and Beit Midrash for Judaism and Humanity, whose fellows set out to meet people of other faiths and …

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A Thousand Words – March 28, 2022

To mark the annual “Good Deeds Day,” which fell during the course of the school’s big yearly tiyul, students from OTS’s Ulpanat Oriya went south! The girls distributed candies in the wards of Soroka Hospital, helped the elderly go shopping in the town of Yerucham and assisted the farmers of the Negev with their agricultural …

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