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Posted October 25, 2015
By Rachel Ethridge, WUJS Alumna ’15     My life in Israel has always had an end date.   If you’ve met me since I’ve moved here you know that on February 7th my butt will be seated on a double decker plane headed out of the Middle East towards the city where I left all of my friends, lovers, long sleeve shirts, good sushi, and deep dish pizza.   For a lot of people interning and living alongside me, this...
Posted October 14, 2015
The Masa Israel Alumni Fellowship is an opportunity for a select few outstanding alumni to represent Masa Israel Journey in their home communities and on a national level. This exclusive program provides Fellows with unmatched leadership training as well as opportunities for personal and professional development and networking with Jewish communal leaders. Each fellow will attend the Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly (GA...
Posted October 13, 2015
Masa Israel alum Joel Wanger (left) with colleagues from the Hillary for America, Nevada team    In the competitive world of political campaigns, resumes from political science majors with internship and campaign experience are a dime a dozen. For Masa Israel Journey alum and Hillary for America Nevada Regional Organizing Director Joel Wanger, his year as an Israel Government Fellow in 2011-2012 made all the difference. “Israel...