Tag: Cohen Camps

  • Meet our 2016 Programming and Department Team

    Our summer days at camp are spent on the tennis court, soccer field and waterfront, and in the arts and crafts studio, photography, and Beit Shira. Each of these locations come alive at the start of the summer because of the preparation and expertise of the staff who run the departments that meet in these locations, […]

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  • Meet Our 2016 Head Counselors

    I am often asked, “What makes Tevya such a warm and inclusive community?” And I am always quick to answer: it is our amazing team. Our staff is made up of students, educators, and parents from the United States, Israel and England, all sharing a common vision of helping every camper grow into their best […]

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  • The Traditions That Make Tevya Home

    Tonight, like many of you, I will be sitting around a table with my family and friends telling the story of the Jewish people’s journey from Egypt. Our celebrations will be filled with laughter and warmth as we realize that the passing down of the informal family traditions such as Grandma Dolores’s fluffy matzah balls, […]

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  • Counting Down the Memories

    Math was my least favorite subject in school. It just never totally clicked. Social Studies, English, History, Science, Gym – no problem. I loved learning in those subjects, especially Gym. The material was accessible for me. It was relatable and fascinating and malleable. Math was cold and rigid numbers and equations. Math and numbers may […]

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  • Give Jewish Camp on #GivingTuesday

      I know the power of Jewish camp. I was a camper, a counselor, and now I carry on my family’s legacy and vision as President of the Cohen Camps. As a camper, I enjoyed swimming and sailing, the comradery…really, everything. As a counselor, I watched campers gaining confidence by trying new activities, and finding […]

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