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Subbing for Sight

Rochel Burstyn

Like people, dogs are happiest when they have an important job to do and they are doing it well. Guide dogs probably have the most important job of all; leading and guiding a visually impaired person. How does a dog wind up with such a special job? Where do they come from and what kind of training do they receive?

 

Braille

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

The invention of Braille opened up a whole new world to the sight-impaired. What exactly is Braille writing, and who invented it?

 

Parshah: Educated Guess

Ruchie Bromberg

Can you look in your Chumash And find something in this rhyme That has to do with the parshah? Can you name the pasuk this time?



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The Yeshivah That Never Gives Up
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Nurturing every spark until it’s a full-fledged flame
He Loved to Do Good
Yonoson Rosenblum What it means to take responsibility for a fellow Jew
Out of Character
Eytan Kobre This gaping gap in my would-be wordsmithery niggles
Got Grit?
Alexandra Fleksher How can we help our kids get grittier?
10 Questions for Yoni Fishkin
Rachel Bachrach 15,000 minyanim, more than 6,500 locations, 70 countries
Lucky Day
Jacob L. Freedman Zaki got an addictive thrill from risking it all
Ghost of a Chance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman He knew and she knew. And that was all that mattered
Giving All I Have
Riki Goldstein The song of unswerving faith
Rabbi Shloime Taussig: I’m never in the studio without…
Riki Goldstein “I make sure to do this before every job”
Last-Minute Decisions
Riki Goldstein How do entertainers know they made the right choice?
Preparation Makes Perfect
Faigy Peritzman The more we prepare, the more we can receive kedushah
Not Wanted
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Lectures usually don’t inspire — they backfire
Constant Creation
Rabbi Menachem Nissel The keys to life are safely in Hashem’s Hands
The Gardener: Part IV
D. Himy with Zivia Reischer “When there’s a pause in conversation, you can join in”