Testimonials

Greys Anatomy in the Middle East | Melinda Paule

Ever since I started my career as a nurse three years ago, I always knew I wanted to work in another country on an internship related to healthcare, but nothing really clicked.   After visiting Israel last year for a wedding, I knew that Israel was where I wanted to be.  I felt a sense of Continue Reading »

Baseball in Israel? | Sam Friedman

There is Baseball in Israel? That is the typical response I get when I tell someone I am interning with the Israel Association of Baseball. In all honesty, I stumbled upon this internship opportunity in the Spring of 2013 while figuring out my post-graduation plans.  After having already been in Israel twice before, once for Continue Reading »

Israel: A Culture of Innovation | Adryan Bergstrom-Borins

For those who are unfamiliar, Israel has become a high-tech superpower, producing more start-up companies per capita than any other country in the world. Many have questioned how it is that Israel, with a small population of approximately 7.4 million people, surrounded by hostile nations and in a constant state of war, with no abundance of Continue Reading »

A fun, safe and meaningful summer at Jerusalem’s All Star Sports Camp

With Israeli schools out for the summer, parents all around the country are looking for things for their children to do over the months of July and August. Jesse spent the month of June getting ready for the summer with the full time staff of the Jerusalem’s All Star Sports Camp, preparing activities, sports drills, Continue Reading »

Go2Films: Delving Further into the Middle East

Lauren Capkanis, a senior at Emerson College studying BFA Acting,  interned at Go2Films while on Onward Israel Boston Jerusalem. This film company that markets and distributes Israeli, international, and Jewish documentary and fiction film. She helped promote these films by making other universities both in her hometown, as well as around the world become aware of these films and Continue Reading »

Internship at Leading Pediatric Rehabilitation Facility

Kayla Yates, Becky Dadi and Lila Kohrman Glaser interned this past summer at the ALYN Children’s Rehabilitation Center while on Boston Onward Israel 2013 Jerusalem. “ALYN is one of the world’s leading specialists in pediatric rehabilitation and is the only facility of its kind in Israel.  ALYN specializes in diagnosis and the rehabilitation of infants, children and Continue Reading »

Graphic Design at Illuminea

Rebecca Yukelson, who studies Graphic Design at Northeastern, interned at Illuminea Web Presence Agency while on Onward Israel Boston Jerusalem. From the start, Rebecca was given tremendous responsibility during her internship this past summer. She brought her expertise and experience in graphic design into the company and was invited to participate in creative meetings with clients. Not Continue Reading »

Making Waves in Israeli Water Technology

Born in Tel Aviv, Amir grew up outside Seattle since the age of 6. After finishing high school, he studied at Ben Gurion University for a semester before attending Brandeis University where he received a B.A. in International Global Studies with a focus on the Global Environment. Amir’s next stop was Washington D.C. where he Continue Reading »

It is Lunchtime Yet? | Alex Zaprudsky

Career Israelite Alex Zaprudsky sure knows how to capture flavor in these incredible photos he took during his internship with EatWith. Check out the photos below and read his testimonial of this fantastic internship.   “Last January, I decided I wanted to experience what it was like to actually live in Israel. After participating in the euphoric ten Continue Reading »

How Taking Time Off Gave Me A New Perspective | Gil Weisner

“I currently work in Santa Monica, California right by the beach putting together national TV promotions with major clients such as Warner Bros., Universal Studios, LucasArts and Island Def Jam Records! US TV watchers may have seen my most recent Justin Bieber and Star Wars commercials on TV in November/December! I’m also teaching religious school Continue Reading »

I came home with an entirely different outlook on life | Alisa Rank

“It really has been a while since Career Israel and I can’t believe that tomorrow will mark the day to the month that I got on the plane to come home. Crazy. I miss Israel so much. Since returning, I have been living in Baltimore, visiting family and friends, and working on my portfolio website. Continue Reading »

WATCH: Kayla On Stage

Kayla Robbins (Career 14) talks about her experience interning with English On Stage.