In standing with tradition, the Talmidim of Oholei Torah’s Mechina division had a graduation ceremony befitting their many years in the elementary division and hard work.
The emcee Rabbi Sholom Goldstein, Dean of the Mechina division, opened the event with congratulatory words for the Talmidim. The Rebbe’s Kapitol was then said by the crowd led by HaTomim Menachem Mendel Kaplan, HaTomim Cheski Raskin spoke on behalf of the all the Talmidim.
Rabbi Hershel Lustig, Dean of Oholei Torah congradulated the talmidim on their advancing up to mesifta and bentched them with much hatzlocha and success in their studies
Rabbi Yossi Bryski, Director of the OTEG programs, presented the Gole Limkom Torah award and a special OTEG memento. Rabbi Sholom Goldstein presented diplomas to the 72 graduating Talmidim.
A Teshura and Kovetz was given to each talmid as a special gift from Rabbi Winner.