Press Releases with tag "Jewish"
The Jewish Day School of Seattle Names Mike Downs Interim Head of School
The Jewish Day School of Seattle has named Mike Downs as its Interim Head of School for the 2013-2014 school year. Downs will repace current Head and one of the school's founders, Maria Erlitz, who leaves to return to educational consulting.
Gap Year Program 2013-2014 2 Call-In Information Sessions
BBYO Beyond has announced two call-in sessions on Monday, February 4, 2013 and on Wednesday March 6, 2013 to give an overview of the Gap Year program offered teenagers who are interested in spending a year in Israel before starting college.
Friends of Yemin Orde Honored for Fiscal Management
For the eighth consecutive year, Friends of Yemin Orde, the U.S. fundraising arm of Yemin Orde Youth Village and Yemin Orde Educational Initiatives, has received an exemplary Four Star Rating from Charity Navigator.
Beyond Gap Year Program New International Scholarship
The BBYO International Scholarship will make the Gap Year Program 2013-2014 much more accessible to families and students who want to spend a year in Israel, before going to college.
Friends of Yemin Orde Announces $6.5 Million Challenge Grant by Marcus Foundation of Atlanta to Help Educate Israel's At-Risk Youth
Yemin Orde Educational Initiatives and its educational methodology, called the Village Way, is widely acclaimed as a model of excellence in Israel and is taught at leading teaching colleges throughout Israel.
‘365 Ways to Get Good Luck! for 2013’ Becomes #1 Best Seller
The phenomenon of wanting to get good luck in 2013 is spreading. Starting with New York City officials adding good luck charms to the 7 foot number “13” ball drop on New Year’s Eve - to a book devoted to good luck for 2013 becoming a #1 best se
Beyond Gap Year Program Will Accept Participants From UK
Beyond will be offered 5-month or 9-month program in Israel for participants from England and Ireland.
Boston-based Business Leader/ Children's Advocate Joins Friends of Yemin Orde National Board
Friends of Yemin Orde is pleased to announce that Dale Okonow has joined its Board of Directors.Okonow is a partner of The Watermill Group, a private equity investment and management firm based in Lexington, Mass.
Beyond Provides Jewish Teens With Israel Experience Before College
Spending quality time in Israel on BBYO Beyond gap year programs gives participants the chance to experience their Judaism according to their own beliefs.
BBYO Beyond Reaches Agreement With Tel Aviv University For New Gap Year Program In Israel
Housed in Tel Aviv University, 2013-2014 Beyond gap year program participants will take 4 credit Hebrew language course, and a 3 credit course covered all aspects of the land of Israel, from the history to its topography.
Beyond Gap Year Program In Tel Aviv
BBYO Beyond, a gap year program for post high school Jewish students will be basing their 2013-2014 Israel program in Tel Aviv.
Gap Year Programs In Israel Launched At Beyondyear.org
BBYO announces the launch of a new pre-college gap year program in Israel beyondyear.org.
Beyond Gap Year Program In Ethiopia Assists Ethiopian Jewish Community
Israel gap year program BBYO Beyond will take part in remaining Ethiopian Jewish immigrants’ transition from Ethiopia to Israel.
Pro-Israel Business Initiative Congratulates President Obama
Israel Basketball Legend Tal Brody, Shop-A-Fada Chair,
Wishes President Barack Obama Four More Years of Supporting Israel
Localphone.com Gives Customers Free Calls to Israel
International calling giant, Localphone.com is rewarding customers with a week of free calls to Israel.
US Teens Helping Teens in Israel
Friends of Yemin Orde, the U.S. fundraising arm of Yemin Orde Youth Village and Yemin Orde Educational Initiatives, announces the completion and installation of its first-ever Bnai Mitzvah Wall of Honor. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
What Jews Should Know About the New Testament: Dr. Amy-Jill Levine and BAR
In the March/April 2012 issue of the Biblical Archaeology Review (BAR), Amy-Jill Levine, a Jewish New Testament scholar explores the New Testament from a Jewish understanding in her article, “What Jews (and Christians too) Should Know About the New
Adelphi University Alumna Returns to Direct Charlotte Delbo’s Who Will Carry the Word?
The characters in Who Will Carry the Word? struggle with their personal fears, concerns, and ultimately their hopes for future generations.
Get Fired Up This Chanukah—50% Off At Jewish E-Books.com
It’s blast-off time at Jewish E-Books. With Chanukah days away, the Jewish e-book superstore is offering 50% off every Jewish e-book, plus a heap of brand-new additions to their Jewish e-Book, Jewish music, and Jewish software departments.
Grauer School Hosts Film Screening and Visit by Jerusalem Peacemakers
The Grauer School will host a visit by the Jerusalem Peacemakers Eliyahu McLean and Sheik Ghassan Manasra during the free public film screening of “Globalized Soul” on Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Jewish Social Media Update: Jewish E-Books News and Author Blog Uncovers a Whole New Jewish World
Jewish E-Books is building the largest Jewish e-book superstore, with thousands of ebooks in English and Hebrew. Now, with its new News and Author Blog, Jewish E-Books is poised to be a major Jewish media outlet.
Imaging Expert Bruce Zuckerman and Biblical Archaeology Society Showcase RTI Imaging of Ancient Inscriptions
RTI imaging, a revolutionary photographic technology that is changing the way scholars read and interpret ancient inscriptions will be available through the Biblical Archaeology Society’s web site. Bruce Zuckerman, biblical scholar and digital imag
Jewish 16 Year-Old Return 16 Years Back To Commemorate Assassinated Leader - Whom They Never Knew
In an attempt to provide a lively and emotional outlook on Israel’s first political murder – of former Prime Minister Yitzchak Rabin – Rochester 16 year-old high school students gather to “learn & feel” their year of birth- 1995.
Rabbi Label Lam To Serve As Scholar-In-Residence For Maplewood Jewish Center’s Jubilee Shabbaton
November 18-19, 2011 program to celebrate 1961 founding of synagogue will include multiple lectures, meals, and services across Maplewood and South Orange
TEDxJaffa, On The Theme 'Desire To Know The Other' Announces Speaker List
Conference to feature 12 leading thinkers representing fields as diverse as neuropsychology, music, communications, diplomacy, and community activism