Last week was a major milestone for Yavneh, the United States, and all of humanity. NASA’s Perseverance Rover landed successfully on Mars and immediately began sending pictures. Anyone wonder where the name came from? Perhaps you’re more familiar with Netzach?
For the last 10 years, Yavneh has been focusing on teaching middot (character traits). Chosen by students, parents, and teachers each fall, we focus on seven different middot. Most years, Netzach, perseverance, makes the list. It’s no surprise that our Keshet Krew was so persuasive about the merits of this middah that NASA decided that perseverance was the perfect name for their Rover. Read more