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Home from Haifa: A Reflection on my Year Abroad

  By Jael Espinoza, a student at the Study Abroad program at the International School. One year ago, I packed up my belongings, boarded my first international flight, landed in Israel, … Continue reading

May 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Shabbat in Israel and Homesick

By Dan Luiton, a student at the Study Abroad program at the International School. I will lie if I say that I’m not homesick anymore, but I have been homesick every … Continue reading

May 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

An ode to my 2-burner hot plate

By: Julia Kaback   You maybe electric, but you can not foul me I plug you in and wait I chop onions, garlic, peppers and add you to sizzling oil … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Silence, Hearing, Observing, and Remembering: Reflections on Yom HaShoah

  By: Julia Kaback One of my favorite musicals, Into the Woods with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim has a classic lyric: Careful the things you say Children will … Continue reading

April 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Strange Obsession with Libraries

Julia Kaback is a a junior, American Studies major at Connecticut College where she writes for The Experience Blog and The College Voice about her experiences. This semester Julia is studying History, Political Science, … Continue reading

April 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Experiences and Great Food

By Gael Lagunas, a student at the Study Abroad program at the International School. There are and will always be things to explore and discover everywhere that you find yourself in, … Continue reading

March 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Buses and finding my way in Haifa

What happens when a New Yorker leaves the “Big Apple?” Read on, to find out. Author’s Note: Hi, my name is Julia Kaback and I am from New York City. … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Continuing for Spring Semester

By Gael Lagunas, a student at the Study Abroad program at the International School. I have already begun the spring semester and I can already say it has been busy yet … Continue reading

March 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

End of the Semester, Halfway Through My Year.

These past two weeks have been very busy since the semester is ending. This has included homework to turn in, papers to write, and finals to study for. However, through … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reverse Culture Shock! 

​Can’t believe it is already my last week in Israel! Had a great time celebrating the end of 2016 and so excited to see what 2017 has in store! To … Continue reading

January 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

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