Considering the S&M Bet Midrash? Join the Orientation for New Learners (including an intro to CRASH theory, how to take apart a Hebrew or Aramaic word, how to use Jastrow and Frank dictionaries, how to navigate a page of Talmud, what even is the Talmud?!, and other essential learning skills). This Orientation is mandatory for all new S&M learners. If you haven’t learned at S&M or with SVARA before, you’ve gotta be there! Please let us know ASAP if you are a new learner and are unable to attend this Orientation.