The Good Things That Happened in an Otherwise Terrible Year
Chicago native Evan McMahon was scheduled to begin at Dartmouth College in the class of 2024, but is currently a student on our Aardvark Israel 2020-2021 Program! Read in the Jewish Journal how COVID changed Evan’s life in monumental ways and has allowed him and his peers to do absolutely amazing things in the context of this global pandemic.
When you come to Israel for your gap year with Aardvark Israel, you will spend time in Ulpan (language school) and improve your Hebrew skills over the course of the year. This is a list of the 10 most important slang/commonly used phrases on the streets that will help all incoming gap-year students or English speakers survive in the holy land, put together by our very own Josh Glucksman from Chicago.
10 songs that 18-year-old Israelis can’t get enough of
ISRAEL21c intern and Aardvark Israel student Tess Levy took to the streets of Tel Aviv to find out which tunes her Israeli peers are addicted to right now.
Start listening to some of these songs to get in the mood for your gap year!