With the new school year off to a great start and in light of the nature of Tishrei, RYNJ orchestrated a meaningful initiative called Machsom l’Phone. RYNJ modeled Machsom l’Phone after the widely embraced concept of Machsom l’Fi translated as “seal for the mouth.” The objective of the campaign is to
Ben Porat Yosef students had a wonderful time celebrating Sukkot with their friends. Sixth grade students built the school sukkah, early childhood students made decorations and hung them in the sukkah and special tefilah was shared together each day. Students ate in the sukkah, enjoyed a Chol Hamoed concert and
On Thursday, October 1, the rain did not keep the simcha away from MTA students and rebbeim. Early in the evening, MTA Maggid Shiur and Assistant Rabbi at Congregation Beth Abraham Rabbi Tanchum Cohen hosted boys from the 12th grade, as well as alumni, for a Simchas Beis Hashoeva at his home.
Sukkot is a multifaceted chag and TABC celebrated it in a multifaceted manner. TABC’s talmidim, rebbeim, teachers, and alumni participated in a Simchat Beit Hashoeva in Congregation Keter Torah which included a barbecue seudah and several rounds of lively dancing. After Maariv, a contingent of students continued onto
Students at BCHSJS, the Bergen County High School of Jewish Studies, participated in a school-wide trip to the Alpine Scout Camp where they learned survival skills from expert, Dr. Gabe Goldman. Students were shown how to start their own fire, how to find medicinal plants in nature, how to make Shabbat candles out of
I was so overwhelmed with emotion that I didn’t realize that I was crying until I wiped a tear from my face. I have always been a proud parent, teacher and cheerleader of Yeshivat Noam, but the program that was held on Friday, Erev Sukkot, truly blew me away and reminded me of why I feel the way I do about
On Friday, September 18, the MTA Mountain Lions Outdoors Club completed a 25 mile bike tour on both sides of the Hudson River. Five students and one faculty member began in Fort Lee Historic Park, crossed the George Washington Bridge and proceeded down the Hudson River Greenway to Battery Park. They then took a ferry from