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Recordings will be posted on this page one week after each session takes place. 

Israel: Promoting Mizrachi Awareness and Heritage: The Biton Committee and the Implications for Israel’s Identity

Dr. David Mendelsson, Director of the Year-in-Israel Program and Dr. Jeremy Leigh, Coordinator of the Richard J. Scheuer Israel Seminar

Recorded Tuesday, September 20 at 11:00 AM ET

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Get Yourself in Order: Spiritual Preparation for the High Holy Days

Rabbi David Adelson, D.Min., Dean, HUC-JIR New York Campus

Recorded Wednesday, September 7 at 1:00 PM ET

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Grant Funding: Where to Look/What to Do

Andrew J. Grant, Ph.D., Assistant Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Recorded Thursday, April 14, 2016

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Rereading Miriam

Dr. Wendy Zierler, Sigmund Falk Professor, Modern Jewish Literature and Feminist Studies
 
Recorded Thursday, April 7, 2016

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Spiritual Energetics of the Friday Evening Service: Music, Form and Liturgy

Cantor Richard Cohn, Director, Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music

Recorded Tuesday, March 29, 2016

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Ezra and Nehemiah on the Challenges of Community-Building and Leadership: Historic Narrative with Contemporary Reflections

Rabbi Tamara Cohn Eskenazi, Ph.D., The Effie Wise Ochs Professor of Biblical Literature and History
Steven Windmueller, Ph.D., Rabbi Alfred Gottschalk Emeritus Professor

Recorded Thursday, March 17, 2016

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The B'nai Mitzvah Revolution: Transforming a Pillar of Synagogue Life

Dr. Isa Aron, Professor of Jewish Education
Rabbi Daniel Gropper, Community Synagogue of Rye
Jennifer Frost, Cantor, B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim
Katherine Schwartz, Director of Lifelong Learning, Har Hashem, Boulder

Recorded Tuesday, March 1, 2016

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Rabbis, Cantors and Educators as Israel Engagement Go-Betweens

Rabbi Reuven Greenvald, Director of Israel Engagement, HUC-JIR and The Jewish Theological Seminary

Recorded Tuesday, December 15, 2015

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Can American Jews Still Have a Political Conversation? Unpacking the Debate around Israel and Domestic Politics

Dr. Steven Windmueller, Rabbi Alfred Gottschalk Emeritus Professor of Jewish Communal Service

Recorded Tuesday, December 8, 2015

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"By Your Light We See Light": Reflections on Light in the Bible

Rabbi Andrea Weiss, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Bible

Recorded Tuesday, December 1, 2015

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Hanukkah: Texts and Contexts

Rabbi Aaron D Panken, Ph.D. President, HUC-JIR

Recorded Monday, November 12, 2015

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Growing Your Fundraising: The Art and Science

Dr. Jane F. Karlin, Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Rabbi Elliott Kleinman, Chief Engagement Officer

Recorded November 2, 2015

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Pastoral Insights from the Bible: Listening and Responding to Another's Distress

Rabbi Nancy Wiener, D.Min., Dr. Paul and Trudy Steinberg Chair in Human Relations; Founding Director, Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Center for Pastoral Counseling

Recorded Tuesday, October 27, 2015

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Language Beyond Language: The Universal Message of Ecstatic Kabbalah

Rabbi Haim Rechnitzer, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Jewish Thought
Recorded June 11, 2015

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Israeli Poetry on the Margins

Dr. Lisa Grant, Professor of Jewish Education
Recorded May 26, 2015

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Gary Zola's Book: We Called Him Rabbi Abraham: Lincoln and American Jewry, a Documentary History

Rabbi Gary P. Zola, Executive Director, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American jewish Archives and Professor of the American Jewish Experience; 
Interviewed by Debbie Bram, RJE '13
Recorded May 12, 2015

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David Ellenson's Book: Jewish Meaning in a World of Choice

Rabbi David Ellenson, Ph.D., Chancellor; I. H. and Anna Grancell Professor of Jewish Religious Thought; 
Interviewed by Andi Milens, MAJCS, MPA '95
Recorded May 6, 2015

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Leah Hochman's Book: The Ugliness of Moses Mendelssohn: Aesthetics, Religion, and Morality in the Eighteenth Century

Leah Hochman, Ph.D., Director of the Louchheim School for Judaic Studies and Assistant Professor of Jewish Thought; 
Interviewed by Cantor Joshua Breitzer '11
Recorded April 21, 2015

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The Dynamics of Tradition

Rabbi Michael Marmur, Ph.D., Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Provost
Recorded April 14, 2015

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Creativity at Pesach

Rabbi Richard Levy, Rabbi of the Campus Synagogue and Director of Spiritual Growth
Rabbi Nancy Weiner, D.Min, Dr. Paul and Trudy Steinberg Chair in Human Relations and Founding Director, Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Center for Pastoral Counseling
Rabbi Mark Washofsky, Ph.D., Solomon B. Freehof Professor of Jewish Law and Practice

Recorded March 31, 2015

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Haggadah Texts

Rabbi Richard Sarason, Ph.D., Professor of Rabbinic Literature and Thought
Rabbi Norman Cohen, Ph.D., Professor Emeritius of Midrash
Rabbi Carole Balin, Ph.D., Professor of History
Recorded March 24, 2015

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Dalia Marx’ Book: A Feminist Commentary on the Babylonian Talmud (Tamid, Middot & Qinnim)

Rabbi Dalia Marx, Ph.D., Professor of Liturgy and Midrash 
Interviewed by Rabbi Alan Litwak ’96  

Recorded March 10, 2015

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Latest Scholarship about the Exodus – Did it Happen? 

Christine Neal Thomas, Visiting Assistant Professor of Bible & Cognate Languages
Angela Roskop Erisman, Ph.D., Managing Director, Hebrew Union College Press

Recorded March 2, 2015

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