Israel Stories

K’zohar Ha-Ivrit: Presidents Day—Yom Ha-ne-si-im

The Hebrew word na-si is mentioned in the Bible 129 times and it means ‘chief’, ‘prince,’ and...

2/2/2016 11:55:57 AM

Israel science and technology: February 2016

BGU's Prof. Yosi Kost invented a novel drug delivery system that targets not just a cancer cell,...

2/2/2016 11:49:30 AM

New video contest asks what inspires us about Israel

“Inspired by Israel” is a new video contest for short videos that answer the question: “Why are we...

12/23/2015 10:27:17 AM

K’zohar Ha-Ivrit: Winter—Ho-ref and S’tav

It is January and winter is here. The birds migrate south and some people follow their path as...

12/21/2015 3:28:16 PM

Israel science and technology: January 2016

An old riddle runs: “What did the bald man say about his comb?

12/21/2015 3:11:13 PM

Ta’am Yisrael, in 17th year, travels to Israel in February

Ta’am Yisrael: A Taste of Israel, a program of the Community Foundation for Jewish Education, is...

12/21/2015 3:01:04 PM

Shorashim devoted to providing Birthright Israel trips for young adults with special needs

If you ask the majority of Birthright Israel alumni in Chicago which trip provider they traveled...

12/21/2015 2:52:14 PM

Israel with Israelis —it’s the way to explore and connect with Israel

For the next 10 days, these Israelis do not leave your side, as you explore Israel and get the...

12/21/2015 2:42:48 PM

Partnership Together—my home in Israel

My time in Kiryat Gat, Lachish and Shafir began in 2007, my first summer as a camp counselor...

12/21/2015 2:32:13 PM

JUF offers unique summer internship in Tel Aviv through Onward Israel

Onward Israel addresses many of the obstacles that have prevented larger numbers of young adults...

12/21/2015 2:19:54 PM

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