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Fall 2017 Learning

Explore the amazing list of English course offerings.  Options include everything from ‘Seeing Women Through Art’ to ‘Foundations of Jewish Ethics.’ Classes begin in mid-October. Discounts available for early registration or for more than one series!

Love or Hate the Rabbinate? 

The Schechter Rabbinical Seminary is pleased to invite you to the annual Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) study evening on: “The Rabbinate from Antiquity until Present Times: Between ‘Make for yourself a Rabbi’ (Pirkei Avot 1:6) and ‘Hate the Rabbinate’ (Pirkei Avot 1:10) in memory of Dr. Aubey Rotenberg. Join us on September 11, 2017.

Jewish Life & Learning

Guarding Souls: Saving Life in the Age of Science and Technology

Smart phones must be full of knowledge, right?  Not so fast says Rabbi Dr. Paul Shrell-Fox, a lecture in Schechter’s family and community studies MA track and a practicing psychologist.

From Père Lachaise Cemetery to Waddesdon Manor to Ramat Hanadiv

In his book Ideology and Landscape, Professor Doron Bar devotes a chapter to the reburial of Baron Edmond de Rothschild in Ramat Hanadiv. Bar traveled to Buckinghamshire, England, to examine the family archives.