It’s September in Givat Shmuel, and as all the kids head back to school, here’s what’s going on in Givat Shmuel: Still looking for a scholarship? A new initiative called Milgapo has a list of over 850 different scholarships for students. If you or someone you know is travelling to Israel over Sukkot, be aware: …

It’s Elul, and we’re back after a brief hiatus. Here’s what’s going on this week in Givat Shmuel. Our BIU Student Reps Program is baaaack!!! The program creates point-people in each department who can offer basic direction to perspective and first-year students, such as sending old class notes, providing course and teacher suggestions, sharing bureaucratic …

It’s too hot out to think of a quipy intro, so let’s get right to it. Here’s what’s happening in the GS: It’s summer, and that means Kavei Layla to Tel Aviv are now running every night of the week. Good news: there’s a new bus line to Herzliya – Metropoline Line 621. Bad news, it …

July is here, and the weather isn’t the only thing heating up! Here’s everything going on in Givat Shmuel: “Let’s Talk About Local Government!” Unclear about the purpose of local government and the importance of the upcoming municipal elections,  or do you just want to make sure the Givat Shmuel Municipality is actually looking out for …

It’s hard to come up with quippy one-liners every week, so without further ado, here’s what’s going on in Givat Shmuel: It’s the last week of Sunday Night Shiur until November. Rav Taragin canceled, so we’ll be learning in Chavrutot. Bring a laptop to work on your paper if you’re getting academic credit. The Iriyah …

The school year is nearing a close, and summer is on the horizon! Here’s what’s going on in Givat Shmuel: Registration for summer camp at the Matnas is now open, and the price is subsidized for residents to the tune of 400NIS. It’s first come, first-served, so sign up ASAP. The Literacy Street Fair is …

June is upon us, and with it comes the humidity, apartment hunters, and as always, a bunch of events. Here’s what’s going on this week in Givat Shmuel: It’s National Literacy Month in Israel, and Givat Shmuel is celebrating with a myriad of activities. There are workshops on origami, Israeli comics, and more; special story hours at the …

Another week, another update, and this one isn’t spamming you about GDPR! Pour yourself a coffee, cut off some leftover cake, and read on to find out what’s going on in Givat Shmuel: The Iriyah’s Workshop on Buying Property in Israel has been pushed off by a day. It’s now happening Thursday, May 31st. The Workshop on …

Yesterday’s newsletter was sent prematurely* ; just because we were too busy eating cheesecake and pulling all-nighters to write up a non-automated email, doesn’t mean nothing is happening this week. Without further ado, here is what’s actually going on in Ramat Gan Givat Shmuel: After some rumors of cancellation, we’re happy to confirm that Moshe Peretz will be performing …

Shavuot is upon us, and do we have quite the week planned! Later today (16:00), there is a Yom Yerushalayim Happening in Park Ramon. Free Entrance for all! Thursday is Yom Hastudent: Burning Stage, and the Student Union has teamed up with 8 other colleges to make it happen. Sarit Hadad, Aviv Gefen, and Ayal …