30 May, 2017

Cooking up some Jewish identity!

By:  Lauren Kirshenbaum   As a second semester freshman at Indiana University this past school year, I decided that I wanted to take a “fun class” in addition ...

17 Jan, 2017

Pick me up or I’m walking home!

Pick me up or I’m walking home! I wish I’d kept a list of all the things campers have said to me and in letters home over the years when they feel homesick, in an attem...

9 Jan, 2017

Herzl’s Journey 2016

  The bags are unpacked, the laundry is done, the photos are shared, and we wake up at a normal pace to bagels, instead of rushing to an amazing Israeli breakfas...

Camp will be there waiting

By: Sophie Stillman (2015 Staff Member)   I have cried every summer for the past nine years.   In 2006, as an eleven year old, I made the decision that i...

As Herzl turns 70

By: Eli Ziff (2015 Staff Member) As Herzl turns 70, I took some time to reflect on all the people that have changed my life since I started coming as a taster in 2006. From C...