News & Events

Special 6-Week Study Series Including Walking Tours

In honor of the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel join Schechter for an amazing series in English with top lecturers and guides on Tuesdays from 4PM-5:30PM.  Course begins May 15th.  Early registration discount available!

The State of Israel and the Jews of North America: How Can We Bridge the Gaps?

On April 30, 2018 at 3PM Celebrate Israel’s 70th Anniversary at this conference cosponsored by Schechter and the Jewish Theological Seminary.  Speakers will examine the Israeli-American divide in education and religion and what brings us together. Dinner and concert included!

Jewish Life & Learning

How Do You Know When You Are Home?

What is the meaning of finding your home? Sometimes it is knowing your story of origin and sometimes it is locating your spiritual roots. Rabbi Dr. Reb Mimi Feigelson, Mashpiah Ruhanit (Spiritual Mentor) at the Schechter Rabbinical Seminary, discusses how she first became interested in Hasidic Thought.

How Do We Mark a Miracle?

Are we aware of the miracles surrounding us? Rabbi Prof. David Golinkin shares excerpts of a letter written 70 years ago by the late Binyamin Brenzel. Brenzel, who later worked at Schechter until age 100, gives a window into the miraculous nature of the creation of the State of Israel.