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Ohr Torah Stone Gifts Community With Daily Divrei Torah Ahead of Yom Kippur By Pearl Markowitz | September 2, 2021 Ryan Hyman, Teaneck resident, assumed the role of executive director for North America of the Ohr Torah Stone institutions in November of 2020. Hyman is excited at the opportunity that this new position will provide …

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OTS is pleased and proud to share this short, end-of-the-year recap which offers a tiny taste of what our 27 schools and programs have been involved in over the course of the last year.
Each of our students, alumni and faculty is a brightly shining candle, and together, they are emitting a strong light which is illuminating the world, making a real impact on society and effecting change throughout the world.

How One Midrasha Is Solving The COVID-19 Challenge By Toby Klein Greenwald | December 2, 2020 JERUSALEM — Rebecca Wernick, a graduate of YULA Girls High School and the daughter of JJ and Rachael Wernick, is studying this year in Midreshet Lindenbaum, of the Ohr Torah Stone educational network, in a capsule. Did she have …

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Israel’s COVID-19 Crisis Can’t Stop Students By Benjamin Singer | October 01, 2020 On Erev Rosh Hashanah Israel entered a three-week lockdown, severely limiting interaction and movement. Yeshivot and seminaries in Israel have had to adapt their programs to the ever-changing COVID reality—almost on a daily basis. How are they managing to ride the current …

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Rabbi Brander addressing Neveh Shmuel students

  Ulpanot and Yeshivot Head the List of Excellent High Schools Israel’s Ministry of Education published its annual list of outstanding high school educational institutions for the 2019-20 academic year, and religious yeshivot and ulpanot are at the top of the tables and their teachers will be awarded reward grants. Arutz 7 | 25 August, …

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Midreshet Lindenbaum Launches Unique Virtual Beit Midrash Summer Program for Teens The Maria and Joel Finkle Overseas Program at Midreshet Lindenbaum is always looking for new ways to strengthen young women’s Torah learning and connection to Israel.  Realizing that COVID-19 had left teens around the world without plans for the summer, staff utilized the online-teaching …

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girls studying in beit midrash

Midreshet Lindenbaum Plans Virtual Beit Midrash Summer Program By JLNJ Staff | June 18, 2020 Since traditional camps and summer programs will not be operating as usual, some programs are looking to switch to virtual scheduling. Ohr Torah Stone’s Midreshet Lindenbaum recently announced a new Virtual Beit Midrash program for young women completing 10th and …

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Stephanie Deichman

Voices | A Seminary Experience, Disrupted By Stephanie Deichman It’s hard to believe Shavuot has already passed.  It feels like just a few days ago that I celebrated Purim in Jerusalem with my friends and teachers. My friends and I made our way to Ben Yehuda Street and sat around eating falafel, laughing and talking, …

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In Honor of Yom Yerushalyim – Two Seminary Students Elli Steinlauf from Los Angeles and Avigayil Halpert from Teaneck, NJ. May 20, 2020 In looking forward to our year of study in Israel at Midreshet Lindenbaum, some of the days we both were most looking forward too were the “Yoms,” – Yom Ha’atzmaut and Yom …

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