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Israeli Body Language: A Guide">Israeli Body Language: A Guide

Posted March 8th, 2012
 
Israelis are the masters of body language.  With the movement of a hand, the flick of the wrist, or the jutting of a chin they can communicate a whole series of complex emotions without saying a word. Pay attention to those hand gestures because science has proven there is more to body language than meets the eye.
 

Just Got Accepted to Masa’s Building Future Leadership Conference!">Just Got Accepted to Masa’s Building Future Leadership Conference!

Posted March 7th, 2012
 
Another Tuesday, another week full of developments.
 
Lately I’ve been filling out lots of applications, whether they be for college programs, summer jobs, or other interesting things that I can put on my resume and add to my life experience.
 
Which brings me to an email I received today from Masa, an Israeli organization that provides s
 

Masa alumni Hebrew conversation club comes to Brooklyn!">Masa alumni Hebrew conversation club comes to Brooklyn!

Posted March 6th, 2012
By Rachel Sales, Masa Israel Director of Alumni and Public Relations
 
This past week, Moishe House DUMBO and the Masa Israel alumni culture committee launched the bimonthly Hebrew conversation club.
 
Over delicious borekas, pita and hummus, we got excited for Purim–describing our past celebrations in Israel and trading ideas about mishloah manot.
 
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