Women's Rabbinic Network to Host Lunch for Women Students at HUC-JIR/LA

Wednesday, November 4, 2009
On November 11th, the Women's Rabbinic Network will be hosting a lunch for women students on the Los Angeles campus. Michelle Missaghieh, WRN Co-President, joined by Rabbi Elissa Ben-Naim and Rabbi Dara Frimmer, will facilitate a discussion about women in the rabbinate, sharing both professional and personal experiences. 

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