Midreshet Lindebaum

Welcome to Israel! Ten girls from across the USA arrived this week to take part in Lamdeini – the first ever in-person Midreshet Lindenbaum summer program for high schoolers. The group hit the ground running, making their inaugural visit to the Kotel before settling in to their home-away-from-home in Jerusalem, where they will be soaking …

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Intelligence Corps soldiers from Midreshet Lindenbaum‘s Hadas Program were visited by Rabbi Ohad Teharlev, the director of the midrasha’s Israeli programs, during their Basic Training course. Rav Ohad and other faculty make sure to visit all the Hadas soldiers, each week, on their bases across the country. They bring the soldiers goodies to snack on …

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“What I find most special about Midreshet Lindenbaum is being surrounded by wonderful female role models. They have such a passion for Judaism and want to have a place in the Jewish community and do everything they can by enhancing their connection,” says Libby Levey of London.  “Lindenbaum has given me a love for Torah, for …

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“Midreshet Lindenbaum provides many different types of Gemara learning; these include iyun, bekiut, and Daf Yomi,” says Talya Lebson of Silver Spring, MD, who adds that Gemara is her favorite topic. “My personal favorite is bekiut, where we are spending the year learning Masechet Rosh Hashana and we will be making a siyum at the …

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“When we’re learning in a chavruta environment, it’s never competitive,” says Midreshet Lindenbaum student Lexi Szafranski of Surfside, Florida. Rather, says the RASG Hebrew Academy alumna, “it’s ‘How can I help you become a better version of yourself, and in doing that, how can I become the best version of myself?’” View previous

“I really appreciate our visits to Jewish scholars and changemakers,” says Vivian Cohen, one of this year’s Matmidot Scholars at Midreshet Lindenbaum. “Whether it’s learning from a scholar, visiting someone who has found a problem to fix, or understanding things in new ways, I feel very enlightened after each trip – even when we get …

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“I’ve made friends with girls from all over the world! Every student from the Overseas, Israeli, and Latin American programs is always happy to help you,” enthuses Leah Cohen, a graduate of Woodmere’s Midreshet Shalhevet-Lomdeh high school. “I feel so lucky to be in a Midrasha where you know everyone’s name, and everyone knows yours.” …

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Midreshet Lindenbaum is known for so many things – the warmth of the teachers, the individual spiritual program, the chavrutot with Darkaynu students, and of course the high level learning in the world’s largest beit midrash for women. Current student Aliza Billet of Boynton Beach emphasizes that, “Along with fascinating course subjects, inspiring classes are always …

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Midreshet Lindenbaum student Rachel Susman, a graduate of Frisch Yeshiva, is one of this year’s Matmidot Scholars – a group of students who participate in additional enrichment activities over and above the diverse overseas program schedule; are mentored in the research, writing and publication of a Torah article; and meet weekly with leading Israeli figures. …

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Finishing Tractate Taanit

Over 100 young women celebrate completion of Talmudic tractate Over 100 female Talmud students mark completion of Tractate Taanit in the Daf Yomi cycle. Israel National News, 16.12.21 In one of the more inspirational events in recent memory for the pioneering center for women’s Judaic studies, over 100 women learning at Ohr Torah Stone’s Midreshet …

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