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Posted October 28th, 2015
Aaron White is a California native with a passion for politics and the environment. He holds a BA in Politics from the University of California, Santa Cruz and an MA in Environmental Studies from Tel Aviv University. During his Masa Israel experience at Tel Aviv University, Aaron founded Tel Aviv University’s Students for Liberty chapter and consulted for several Israeli environmental organizations. Somehow, he also found the time to...
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Posted October 19th, 2015
Born and raised in Stowe, Vermont, Sarah Wesson was a Masa Israel Teaching Fellow in Rehovot during the 2013-2014 school year. Sarah moved to Florida in middle school and remained in the Sunshine State through 2013, when she earned a BA in Social Sciences, Art History and Judaic Studies from the University of Central Florida. Sarah credits her Masa Israel experience with sparking her passions for education, working with children and helping...
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Posted October 14th, 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...
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Posted October 13th, 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...
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