Mazel Tovs for New York School of Education Alumni!

Monday, December 8, 2014
  • Rabbi Joui Hessel (NY ‘01) and Jimmy Hexter, were married on November 8th.
  • Rabbi Adena Blum (NY '13) started a new job as the Assistant Rabbi of Congregation Beth Chaim in Princeton Junction, NJ.
  • Arielle Bratinsky (NY '14) started a new job as the Director of Jewish Student Life for Atlantic Canada, with Hillel Canada.
  • Barry Shainker (NY '14) started a new job as the Director of Education at Beth Am in Pearl River, New York.
  • Daniel Kirzane (NY '12) started a new job as the Assistant Rabbi at Beth Haverim Shir Shalom in Mahwah, NJ.
  • Dena Stein (NY '10) started a new job as the Alumni Engagement Coordinator for Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.
  • Jay Rapoport (NY '14) started a new job as the Director of Life Long Learning at Temple Sholom in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Jessica Ingram (NY '10) started a new job as the Associate Engagement Director, Young Adults at the Union for Reform Judaism.
  • Yael Dadoun (NY '14) started a new job as the Director of Education for Temple Beth Sholom in Miami Beach, Florida.

Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu