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Christian Delegation Tour Ariel

A group of Christians from all over the United States were in for a special treat on March 19, 2014.

Ariel Hosts Israel’s First Zionism Quiz

Who is the most Zionist family in Israel? The city of Ariel helped discover the answer to this question when it held the regional leg of the Great Zionist Family Quiz on April 8, 2014

Ariel’s International Folk Dances Takes Top Prizes!

On March 17, 2014, Ariel’s International Folk Dances took home top prizes in the national dance competition, Super Dance, held in Rishon L’Tziyon. 

Take the 2014 Passover Pledge

Step into the Ariel story by giving all of our community members the opportunity to celebrate Passover with dignity.

US Congressmen Fact-Find in Ariel

On a study mission to Israel,US Congressmen Bill Johnson (Ohio) and Congressman David McKinley (West Virginia) spent an afternoon in Ariel to deepen their understanding of Judea and Samaria as the work on Capitol Hill to secure Israeli, and by extension, American interests.

Australian Students on Ariel City Tour

Participants of the “Israel By Choice,” a program for Australian students spending their gap year living and volunteering in Israel, enjoyed a city tour of Ariel

L.A. Jewish Federation and Ariel University’s Autism Project

Aaron Goldberg, Director of the Israel Office of the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles, met with students participating in Ariel University’s special program to integrate autistic students in its academic programs.

Shvut Ariel Synagogue Lays Cornerstone for Much-Needed Expansion

On March 5, 2014, the Shvut Ariel Synagogue broke ground on the much-anticipated synagogue expansion in the presence of over 100 people of all ages, from Sephardic to Ashkenazi, from families with young children to seniors, from new immigrants to Israeli natives, from “traditional” to observant.

Ariel University’s graduate films showcased in Tel Aviv

On the heels of the Academy Awards, a different kind of film history was made in Tel Aviv on March 5, 2014 when graduate films of Ariel University’s Film/TV track were given awards at a festive screening at the Tel Aviv Cinemateque. These rising stars are on the forefront of filmmaking that grapple with ever complex Israeli—and human—realities.

Westmont College

On January 26th a group of students from Westmont College in Santa Barbara came to visit the City of Ariel. The group came to Israel for several weeks to understand current events in the Middle East and to appreciate the geographic and historical points of reference of their faith.

JH Ranch Delegation “Shabbaton” in Ariel

A delegation from the experiential learning center JH Ranch in California, also the inspiration behind the Ariel National Center for Leadership Development, capped of their tour of Israel in Ariel with an “inside-out” weekend tour.

Ariel Welcomes StandWithUs Delegation

Friends of Ariel had the pleasure of welcoming a StandWithUs study group consisting of Birthright alumni from Australia and South Africa who are active in their communities and campuses in countering anti-Israel propaganda.