Dr. Judah and Mrs. Shayna Goldberg
Judah and Shayna Goldberg made aliyah last year with their 4 sons. Shayna immediately joined our staff. She teaches halacha in the Beit Midrash, and gives an English session Sunday morning for the Overseas students. She makes herself available to the overseas students during lunchtime and afternoons, as another person they can come to for advice and support and has been involved in the Overseas programming.
Dr. Judah Goldberg joined the Beit Midrash this year as a meishiv in the Advanced Talmud Program. He is in the Beit Midrash three days a week to talk to answer questions and discuss sugyot.
Prior to Aliyah, the Goldbergs lived in Teaneck, where Shayna taught in Maayanot and Judah worked as an emergency room doctor. Shayna is a graduated of Stern College for Women and Yeshiva University's Graduate Program in Advanced Talmudic Studies. She hold a masters in Jewish Education from Azrieli? Judah spent many years studying in Gush, graduated from Y.U. and holds a M.D. from University of Pennsylvania?
The Goldbergs, in addition to their formal role as teachers in the Beit Midrash, open their home to the Overseas students and serve as role models the students can relate to as they come from similar communities.