Blog Category: Academy Stories

The Value of an Academy Education

Long time board member and ICJA parent Dov Pinchot shared the value of an Academy education to prospective parents.

Alum Brings Yad Vashem Programing to ICJA

Out of 4,000 Academy alumni of all ages, nearly all of them carry a lesson or memory from their time…
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Celebrating Life Through Organ Donation

Alum Sammy Magid (’12) last April joined the ranks of those who choose to give the gift of life by…
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Advocating for Israel on Campus

Central to our mission at ICJA is educating students to be passionate Zionists, who feel a deep connection and love…
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Alum Offers Lasting Gift to Campus Chabad

Alum Amitai Loew (’10), who attended UIC and lived near campus for the past two years, went to Chabad almost…
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From Crown Prints to The Weekly Standard

By Jackson Richman, (’12) A couple years ago, on behalf of my school’s radio station I interviewed two Pulitzer Prize-winning…
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How to Stand Tall After 70 Rejection Letters

I can’t tell you how long I debated whether or not to write this. Facebook is the red carpet of…
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Alum Works to Bring Filtered Water in Uganda

Michale Goldberger (’11) wrote to us from Uganda, where she is working as the marketing manager for a social enterprise…
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Reflecting on Army Service

On the day of her release from army service in Israel, alum Rachel Russman (’13) posted the following incredible message:…
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Alum Volunteers in Israel’s Children’s Home

I’m currently a sophomore at NYU, but my heart remains in Pardes Hana at Neve Michael Children’s home. These past…
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