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Posted April 8th, 2018
by Miranda Wall-Franklin, Tel Aviv University International MA in Conflict Resolution & Mediation I thought I knew what leadership was but at Masa's Leadership Summit last week, I discovered I knew very little. I found myself asking, does she facilitate well? Is she the most vocal one in the room? Does she fearlessly share her opinions? Does she successfully include everyone? Often when we look to leaders we admire, we...
Jillian Kaltman
Posted March 21st, 2018
  Q: What is your full name, where you are from, university if relevant, and city/program were you are on? Jillian Kaltman, Fair Lawn, NJ, University of Pennsylvania ‘15 2015 Teach For America San Antonio Corps Member Program: Neve Yerushalayim General Jewish Studies      Q: Why Israel? Simply put, Israel is where my soul springs to life. To take it further...It’s not just the place that’s...
 Eric Wollberg
Posted March 12th, 2018
Eric Wollberg, 24, New York City, NY, is living and working in Israel this year. He’s not taking a break from his career. He’s building it, having been given a dream opportunity in a cutting edge industry.     A recent college graduate he is now an Energy Intern specializing in green energy at the Israel Innovation Authority, through Masa’s elite Israel Government Fellows program. IGF is a cooperation with the...
Posted March 6th, 2018
Q: What is your full name, where you are from, University in the states and University/program here? Miranda Franklin-Wall From California, USA Went to University of California, Irvine Master’s program in Public Policy, specializing in Conflict Resolution and Mediation program at Tel Aviv University through Masa.   Q: Why Israel? I went on Birthright with the LA Jewish Federation and they provided a brochure for all the Masa graduate...