Masa Israel Journey Blog

Published : December 23, 2010
Andrew Apt and Becca Pohl
What Masa Israel program were you both participating in when you met?
I was in my second year of Graduate School at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and Rebecca was in her first year in Cantorial School at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York, which last year had their first years attend the Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem, and also take some courses at the Hebrew Union College also in Jerusalem.
How did you meet?
We actually met on JDate, and had our first official date on New Year’s eve at River...
Published : December 22, 2010
Jordyn Feiger and Tom Bomberg, Career Israel and Pardes
What Masa Israel program did you meet on?
I was a first semester Pardes student; he was a second semester Pardes student. But I kept hanging out with the old crew even though I had transferred to Career Israel for the second part of the year. We met at a Pardes house party.
What were you both doing in Israel?
I was interning at, an Israeli Arts and Culture non-profit; he was studying at Pardes.
What was your most memorable Israel moment/experience together?
Traveling together. On the bus, in a car, walking…

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