We are thrilled with the incredible response to ScholarStream so far. ScholarStream is an ongoing series that offers communities the opportunity to learn from some of the world’s leading scholars and engage deeply with our texts and traditions.
The Schechter Institutes series will be offered on the following dates and times, meeting for one hour each week:
The Schechter Institutes - From Sorrow to Joy: The Spring Holidays
All 4 classes will take place on Tuesday evenings at 1:00 PM ET/10:00 AM PT.
April 6: Yom Hashoah
“Memory and Commemoration in the Development of Yad Vashem"
Prof. Doron Bar, President, The Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies
April 13: Israel’s Memorial Day and Independence Day
“From Sorrow to Joy: the transition from Yom Hazikaron to Yom Haatzmaut”
Rabbi Dr. Reb Mimi Feigelson, Mashpiah Ruhanit and Senior Lecturer, Schechter Rabbinical Seminary
April 27: Lag Ba’omer
“Why Do We Celebrate Lag Ba’omer and How?”
Rabbi Prof. David Golinkin, President, The Schechter Institutes, Inc.
May 4: Yom Yerushalayim
“Jerusalem Built Up - A City Knit Together” (Psalm 122:3): How does Jerusalem unite the Jewish people?
Rabbi Chaya Rowen Baker, Lecturer, Schechter Rabbinical Seminary
Registration for each session will close at 11 AM ET on the morning of that session. Registration will remain open for future weeks until the morning of the given session.
Individuals can sign up via this registration page at a cost of $25 for the series or for free if you have a coupon code provided by your congregation. You will receive the Zoom link to join the session in the confirmation email upon completion of this registration.