Florida AMHSI alumni attended diploma ceremony

This week AMHSI Florida Directors of Admission, Alicia Press and Andrea Schleider, invited alumni from Florida region to celebrate their achievement and receive diplomas signifying completion of the AMHSI program. The event was held at Beth Torah in North Miami Beach. Students from Spring Semester, February 8-week, Combined Israel-Poland April and Summer 2014 programs attended […]

Summer ’14 madrichim came back to help ahead of the new fall session

By Jasmine Esulin AMHSI veteran madrichim from this past year came to help the new session madrichim learn about their new job. They also cleared up and rearranged the storage at AMHSI! Past madrichim left to right:  Inon Marom, Ofir Shternfeld, Alon Cnaan (Rotem’s boyfriend who came to help out), Rotem Cahani Inon Marom began […]

Where are AMHSI alumni now?

By Jasmine Esulin AMHSI is focused on creating a hands-on learning experience for our participants through trips to historical sites throughout Israel, engaging classroom discussions, and extracurricular activities on campus. This experiential learning has made strong impressions on our alumni. Many AMHSI alumni find themselves in great places a few years down the line. After […]

Jewish Parents Debate Kids’ Trip to Israel

AMHSI Director of Admissions for NY & NJ, Marni Heller, who is also a parent of a 16 yr old currently on a teen program in Israel, was interviewed for USA Today, saying, “I never for a moment thought of bringing him home,” Heller said. In large part, she added, “because he’s not anxious. … […]

Press release: American high school students in Israel raise almost $2,000 overnight in a charity drive to purchase food and supplies for IDF soldiers serving in Gaza

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: American high school students in Israel raise almost $2,000 overnight in a charity drive to purchase food and supplies for IDF soldiers serving in Gaza Tuesday, July 22, 2014 – Hod HaSharon Alexander Muss High School in Israel (AMHSI) students and staff helped raise $2,000 in a one-day drive for food and […]

The kids are alright: Cool, calm and collected throughout the recent events

American students at the Alexander Muss High School in Israel in Hod Ha-sharon came to Israel for six weeks and found themselves a part of history in the making.The TLV1 team brought the radio studio to them, and taught them how to produce, record and edit podcasts. It’s the first time AMHSI has developed a […]