Tif Top Ten: Reasons to Go

By Britt Jacobson, The Milken Roar, Editor This is the introductory article in a new series called Tif Top Ten. It will be a list published several times before the sophomore class leaves for Tiferet this year, and on a weekly basis once we are actually there. It will cover a broad range of topics […]

Interview with Allison Finn Pinto, Alumna, Winter 1993

Allison is originally from Fairfax, VA.  She received her BA from George Mason University and her MEd from the College of William and Mary.  She received her teaching certification in Maryland.  Allison has been a high school English teacher for 15 years, teaching largely in the Montgomery County school system and has won numerous awards […]

Wohl Dorm, Hod Hasharon Campus, Undergoing Major Renovations

Did you leave your legacy at AMHSI by carving your initials into the wooden base of your bunk bed? We know you did… If “Wohl Dorm” means anything to you, you’d probably care to know that after more than 30 years, and many wonderful memories housed, the time has finally come for this much loved […]

AMHSI Interfaith Dinner

On Sunday, May 10, Mother’s Day, AMHSI students from the Spring Semester and Milken TIF sessions, joined Arab students from Q Schools, an English-enrichment program from the nearby town of Tira for an evening of delicious food and conversation! As part of the AMHSI curriculum, students learn about many of the different communities that make […]

May 10 – 14, 2015

Check out what happened last week at AMHSI! Milken TIF students went to Givat Haviva to learn about the Arab-Jewish conflict and coexistence.  They then wen to volunteer at Neve Michale with at-risk youth.  They also spent time in Sderot learning about the conflict with Gaza. Spring Semester students spent last week on campus preparing […]

Renovations! Bring on the wrecking ball…

Well, not quite. But take a look at the “before” or rather in-the-middle shots of the AMHSI office building adjacent to the synagogue.  Photos of the new and improved office building are coming soon!

Farewell to AMHSI summer students

It was an emotional evening for all of us at AMHSI. The students had their final evening on campus and got the chance to present their end-of-session skits and videos, which we will be posting shortly. For now here’s a taste of the amazing bitter-sweet evening.

JNFuture Leadership Mission visits AMHSI

Last week the JNFuture Leadership Institute Mission (JLIM) came to AMHSI for a visit. They attended a lecture by one of AMHSI’s renowned Israel Studies educators, Yossi Katz, who recounted the story of Michael Levin, a Philadelphia-born AMHSI alumnus, who was killed in the Second Lebanon war after making aliyah and joining the IDF. His […]

8 of the 9 AMHSI alumni attending the SWU MZ Teen Internship Conference AMHSI is excited to share that out of over 350 applicants, nine AMHSI alumni were chosen as Stand With Us MZ Teens Interns! Below is a list of our graduates who were chosen as MZ teens: The MZ Teens program is a […]