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Go for the Gold

Malky Lowinger

Everyone’s a winner at the International Chidon Sefer Hamitzvos

 

Say Cheese!

Leah Reisman

When you hear the word Shavuos, I bet you start thinking about cheesecake. And when you hear the word dairy, I bet you’re thinking Mehadrin

 

Jolly Solly: Say Jolleeeee Solleeeee

R. Atkins

“Girls, how long is this going to take?” she asked. “I do appreciate your efforts, but people need access to the kitchen”

 

Jr. Tales: The Great Gumball Plan

Chaim Finkelstein

“We have to have nosh, Mommy,” he cried. “How will we have the energy to learn all night if we don’t eat a lot of nosh?”

 

Honesty above All: Chapter 4

Y. Bromberg

“I’ve done everything in my power to save the prince’s money, but I will not allow other Yidden to suffer for his fortune!”

 

Crisscross: Chapter 21

Tovy Mann

I feel sorry for Shimon Gutman, though he should have had more sense than to get involved. Zalman, on the other hand, is an innocent victim

 

My Team: You’re Not Alone

Elky Handler

MyTEAM is a place where Teens Empower And Mentor each other through non-life-threatening medical conditions. With MyTEAM, you’re not alone anymore, because MyTEAM becomes your team

 

DBTalk: Module 5 — Walking the Middle Path

Yael Dorfman and Bashi Levine, LPC, ACT

In DBT, we veer away from extremes and strive for balance — for the “middle path” between seemingly conflicting truths. Our goal is to see the spectrum of colors

 

DMCs: A Rocky Road

As told to Leah Greenburg

As my parents always said, so long as Daphna (my sister) was happy and he was kind to her, it’s normal that some of his middos need work

 

Movin’ On Up: Chana

Shaina Keren

My mother wants to take me to a career coach. I didn’t know that there were people whose job it was to help people choose a job

 

Perfectly Balanced: Finals

Esther Michelson

“Camp is fun but we’ve got to get through finals first,” she cautioned. “There’s work to be done before we can truly relax and refresh”

 

Friendship: Together Toward Tomorrow

Devora Zheutlin, MA, CAS

Being able to think along with another person and see things from their perspective is very eye-opening

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Using Our Free Will Effectively
Yonoson Rosenblum The image we carry of ourselves is key
Pitcher-Perfect
Eytan Kobre The ripple effects of one Jew’s kiddush Sheim Shamayim
Living the High Life
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger It is exhilarating to matter, to be truly alive
It’s Time for Us to Speak Up
Rabbi Dovid Eliezrie We must speak out proudly for the values of Yiddishkeit
Kiruv Is Not Dead
Rabbi Meir Goldberg Do these sound like uninspired or closed students?
Frosting on the Cake
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman “Let’s not let a missing chocolate cake ruin our siyum!”
A Warm Corner in Flatbush
Yosef Zoimen It was a simple shul with a choshuve leader
Out of Control
Jacob L. Freedman “That’s illegal, Dr. Fine. I can’t have a part in this”
Song of Reckoning in the Skulener Court
Riki Goldstein “It’s awe-inspiring to watch the Rebbe sing this song”
“U’teshuvah, U’tefillah, U’tzedakah”
Riki Goldstein Throughout the Yamim Noraim, three words accompany us
The Rebbe Held His Gaze
Riki Goldstein A moment etched in Reb Dovid Werdyger’s memory forever
The Road Taken
Faigy Peritzman In the end it’s clear who really merits true happiness
Sincere Apology
Sarah Chana Radcliffe A heartfelt and complete apology can turn things around
Power Pack of Mercy
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz The 13 Attributes of Mercy are “an infinite treasure”
The Appraiser: Part II
D. Himy M.S. CCC-SLP, and Zivia Reischer “Eli needs to see people who struggled to achieve”