HUC-JIR is proud of our faculty:
Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi presented at the Association for Jewish Studies on Dr. Eugene Borowitz with Dr. Haim O. Rechnitzer.
Dr. Amira Meir is participating in the International Conference in Jewish Studies about “The Heritage of Italian Jewry.” It will take place at the Gregorian University in Rome in February. The title of Dr. Meir’s presentation is “And there are none to say Restore: Sforno’s Commentary to the Pentateuchal Poetry.”
Dvora Weisberg's "Levirate Marraige and the Family in Ancient Judaism" (Brandeis University Press) was a finalist for the Women's Studies Barbara Dobkin Award at the 2009 National Jewish Book Awards.
Dr. Gary P. Zola will be speaking at the Spertus College of Judaica in Chicago on Sunday, January 30, 2010. He will be serving as the scholar-in-residence for the "Brockey Rothschild Institute" which is held at The Temple in Atlanta over the weekend of February 5-7, 2010.