Daniel Herskowitz, Hebrew University
Daniel lives in Kfar Adumim, outside Jerusalem, with his wife Smadar. Daniel earned a pre-induction BA in Philosophy and History cum laude in Open University. He spent a year and a half in Ein-Prat Leadership Academy. He then served as a combat soldier, commander and Company Sergeant Major in Special Unit 401 for the IDF Armored Corp. Daniel participated in Operation 'Cast Lead' (2009). He is currently Director of the Midrasha Gvoha Ein Prat , a 6 month Philosophy and Judaism learning program. He is concluding his master's degree in Philosophy at Hebrew University, writing his thesis about the notion s of Community and Peoplehood in the thought of Rav Soloveitchik and Martin Heidegger under the guidance of Prof. Paul Mendes-Flohr.