Yazan’s world has gotten smaller as he has connected with people from across the globe.
Although YES alumna Sari Shbeta (‘06) has been busy with university studies, she still continues to give back to her community. As a member of a student group called “Campus for All” at Hebrew University, Sari lends a helping hand in the organization of academic and non-academic activities for the university’s student body. Sari is also a member of the “Tira Academics Union,” founded in her hometown of Tira, which provides counseling and guidance for high school students preparing for university study. Sari is also a participate in the nonprofit group “Belonging and Giving,” which was created with the goal of raising scholarship funds for underprivileged high school students to attend college.