St. Louis Kollel plans ‘Yarchei Kallah’ summer learning series
City Shul and Young Israel. Rabbi Ben-Tzion Mellman, senior member of the Kollel Avodas Levi at Ner ... The women’s program, “An Exploration of the Nine Days” with Tobie Teller, principal of the Hannah Sachs Bais Yaakov High School School in Chicago ...
Outstanding seniors, Class of 2008
After completing Yeshiva Aahron Yaakov Ohr Eliyahu through eighth grade, with the help of aides and tutoring, she became the first student with disabilities to be truly integrated through an inclusion program at Bais ... year in seminary in Jerusalem ...
The Case Against College – But For a College Education
Since she thought I was advocating a year of study in Israel and then college ... takes one into an environment that is at odds with the world of the yeshiva or Bais Yaakov. Furthermore, for many, a career that requires the skills obtained in college ...
Advancing New Reasons To Ordain Orthodox Women
The recent conferral of the title “maharat,” the equivalent of “rabbi,” to three Orthodox women ... certificate from the Bais Yaakov Teachers’ Seminary, a certificate of achievement from Yeshiva University’s Graduate Program for Women in ...
What’s the Truth about . . . Kissing the Mezuzah?
Nowadays, kissing the mezuzah is a well-known practice as evidenced by its appearance in many twentieth-century seforim. For example, Chovat Hadar—citing the ... of the Brain Science Program at Bar-Ilan University in Israel. Notes 1.