JTS Confers Honorary Degrees on RA Members

Posted on: Monday November 7, 2011

This past Tuesday, JTS confered honorary doctorates on the 41 RA Members listed below who have served in the rabbinate for 25 years or more. Gilah Dror, RA President, delivered greetings, and Jack Moline, RA Director of Public Policy, spoke on behalf of the honorees. Chancellor Eisen confered the degrees and delivered the convocation address (the text of which we will post in the coming week). See the official JTS press release for more details about the event.

Raphael Charles Adler Eric M. Lankin
Woodbury, New York Highland Park, New Jersey
Morris J. Allen Akiba Lubow
Mendota Heights, Minnesota Springfield, New Jersey
Samuel Barth Aaron Leonard Mackler
New York, New York Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Guillermo Luis Bronstein Noam Eldad Marans
Lima, Peru New York, New York
Howard R. Buechler Howard M. Markose
Dix Hills, New York Jerusalem, Israel
Jonathan M. Case Jack L. Moline
Columbia, South Carolina Alexandria, Virginia
Mark Steven Cooper David F. Nesenoff
South Orange, New Jersey Stony Brook, New York
Amy Eilberg Pinchas N. Pearl
Mendota Heights, Minnesota Brooklyn, New York
David Mark Eligberg Bernardo J. (Baruj) Plavnick
Albany, New York Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dario Feiguin Michael Lewis Rascoe
Buenos Aires, Argentina Houston, Texas
Alejandro (Alex) Felch Marvin Richardson
Deerfield, Illinois Jericho, New York
Marc Boone Fitzerman Scott M. Rosenberg
Tulsa, Oklahoma Ottawa, Ontario
Daniel Goldman Efraim Rosenzweig
Buenos Aires, Argentina Vina del Mar, Chile
Jay R. Goldstein Jaime Rosenzweig
Owings Mills, Maryland Campinas, Brazil
Leonard Gordon Jacob Rosner
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Reuven S. Greenvald Michael J. Schorin
New York, New York Skokie, Illinois
Abraham Baruch Joseph Havivi Laurence A. Sebert
Los Angeles, California New York, New York
Hayim Yehuda Herring Rick Sherwin
Minneapolis, Minnesota Longwood, Florida
Steven C. Kane Abraham Skorka
Briarcliff Manor, New York Buenos Aires, Argentina
Paul David Kerbel Stefan J. Weinberg
Marietta, Georgia Plano, Texas
Irwin Kula Felipe Carlos Yafe
New York, New York Buenos Aires, Argentina