Air Force Opens New Track for Hesder Yeshiva Students

For the first time, the Israel Air Force has expressed interest in bringing Hesder Yeshiva students into its ranks.Moshe Cohen, 12/4/2014, 3:43 PM

Rabbi Lichtenstein: Hesder Students As Good as 'Others'

Prospective Israel Prize winner Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein said that Hesder yeshiva students were just as studious and serious as any.David Lev, 2/27/2014, 1:57 PM

When Rav Kook Met Moshe Dayan About Yeshivas and IDF

Over forty five years ago, two important meetings took place on the status of yeshivas in Israel.Rabbi Avraham Wasserman, 2/17/2014, 2:30 PM

Hesder Yeshivas: IDF Will Lose Good Soldiers

Rabbis of Hesder yeshiva programs criticize new IDF plan, say it will prevent religious soldiers from serving.Ari Yashar, 11/8/2013, 11:38 AM

Yeshivas to Receive NIS 65M Immediately

Extra budget allotted following pressure exerted by Bayit Yehudi. Another 65M are still being held up.Gil Ronen, 9/1/2013, 8:12 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 Students to the Rescue for IDF Passover Preparations

Hesder students have volunteered to prepare IDF base kitchens for Passover, one of the biggest Passover koshering jobs in the countryDavid Lev, 3/24/2013, 6:07 PM

IDF to Hold Back on Hesder Draft

The decision by the IDF to send draft notices out to first year Hesder yeshiva students has raised concerns among the heads of yeshivas.David Lev, 2/12/2013, 9:41 PM