Summer

Never A Camper, Now A Counselor

I know I’ll work hard, but I’m eager to impact my special-needs campers’ lives.

 I know I’ll work hard, but I’m eager to impact my special-needs campers’ lives. 

author's bio: 
Rachi Levy is a rising junior at Bruriah High School for Girls in Elizabeth, N.J. 
 

At Kutz Camp, Know Before Whom You Stand

Need motivation to improve your world? Look in front and behind you.

Need motivation to improve your world? Look in front and behind you. 

author's bio: 

Tess Nienaltow is a senior at Irvington High School in Irvington, N.Y. 

A Palette Of Paradise

In the scenic mountains is a camp for young women to dance, paint and raise their voices in song.

In the scenic mountains is a camp for young women to dance, paint and raise their voices in song.  

author's bio: 

Ora Friedman is a rising junior at Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls in Teaneck, N.J. 

Confessions Of A Newbie Counselor

There were tears and homesickness and some of that came from me.

There were tears and homesickness and some of that came from me. 

author's bio: 

Barak Hagler is a junior at Rav Teitz Mesivta Academy of the Jewish Education Center in Elizabeth, N.J.

Amazing Gemara Girls and Their Adventures in Drisha Land

They can leap tractates in a single bound.

They can leap tractates in a single bound. 

author's bio: 

Eden Farber is a sophomore at the Yeshiva Atlanta High School in Atlanta. Avigayil Halpern is a junior at the Hebrew High School of New England in West Hartford, Conn. 

All Work and Fun Play

Crying campers, sticky little hands and wet swimsuits are a part of a counselor’s satisfying day’s work.

Crying campers, sticky little hands and wet swimsuits are a part of a counselor’s satisfying day’s work. 

author's bio: 

Lizzie Zakaim is a sophomore at Paramus High School in Paramus, N.J.

Behind the Lens and in the OR

An insider’s look into the guts and gore of a New York hospital
Isaac Dayan pictured with his father, Alan Dayan.

An insider’s look into the guts and gore of a New York hospital 

author's bio: 

Isaac Dayan is a sophomore at the Yeshivah of Flatbush in Brooklyn.