December 4, 2017 -
As my time here at BGU is beginning to come to an end, I am doing my best to make the most of every experience. I have recently begun to develop a close relationship with a Franciscan Hebrew speaking Catholic community in Jerusalem, and have been making weekly trips to spend time with them.
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November 28, 2017 -
Recently, I have been searching for new places to travel, and also to go camping. I have been traveling a lot to Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv, and would like to begin discovering lesser traveled to sites. Last weekend, a friend and I went camping in the Galilee, and had an incredible experience.
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October 30, 2017 -
I can’t believe it is already the end of September, marking two months since my arrival in Israel. As hoped for, I have continued to learn and expand my knowledge on all aspects of Israeli life. My time in Beer-Sheva has been wonderful, and now with the OSP semester in progress, I am continuing to deepen my scope and understanding of Israel and fulfill all of the goals that I came to school with.
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Beer-Sheva So Far
August 31, 2017 -
My newfound infatuation with Israel began at the beginning of this year. It was in January, at Baruch College in New York, where I serendipitously discovered the Hillel organization right as they were sponsoring a week-long trip to Israel. Always craving to travel and discover new parts of the world, I was extremely excited to venture into a country of which I had relatively little prior knowledge.
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