IDF Recruits Enlist 'To Prove The Hesder Way'

Hundreds of Hesder yeshiva students enlist to IDF this week, amid talk of changing and lengthening army service in the five-year program.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 3/13/2014, 6:26 PM

Rabbi: MK Stern Deliberately Lying about Yeshivas

Hesder yeshiva rabbi outraged by Hatnua MK’s claims. ‘He knows he’s twisting the truth.’Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2013, 8:41 PM

MK Stern: Time to 'Explode the Myth' of Hesder Accomplishment

There is nothing special about Hesder students or soldiers, MK Elazar Stern (Hatnu'a) said TuesdayDavid Lev, 7/9/2013, 9:57 PM

IDF: Absent Yeshiva Students Considered AWOL Soldiers

Hesder yeshiva students who skip class could face military discipline.Maayana Miskin, 6/4/2013, 9:19 PM

Hesder Rabbi: Support Hareidi Exemptions

Rabbi Avraham Baron said the National Religious community should support draft exemptions for hareidi yeshiva students - for its own good.David Lev, 2/13/2013, 3:43 AM

IDF to Cancel Draft Notices for First Year Hesder Students

Draft notices that were sent to students in their first year of Hesder yeshiva will be cancelled, IDF officials say., 2/11/2013, 4:45 AM

Report: Hesder First Year Students Being Called Up

In an unprecedented move, the IDF has begun drafting those students in their first year of yeshiva who have not yet registered in hesder.David Lev, 2/10/2013, 3:53 PM

Torah Lights: The Hesder Yeshiva Soldiers

Torah from Efrat, Gush Etzion in the Judean hills: The hesder yeshivas got their inspiration from Rebecca.Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, 11/16/2012, 9:30 AM

Hesder Students Get Reserve Callup

Specialists and fighters with special units, including many Hesder students, have already been placed on active duty.David Lev, 11/15/2012, 11:57 AM