Executive Seminar
July 7-11, 2019

Sample Reference Schedule - Class topics and times are SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Sunday 7/7

Monday 7/8

Tuesday 7/9

Wednesday 7/10

Thursday 7/11

7:45-8:30

Shaharit (Learner’s Service Option with R. Elie Kaunfer)

Shaharit (Learner’s Service Option with R. Elie Kaunfer)

8:30 - Shaharit (Learner’s Service Option)

Shaharit (Learner’s Service Option with R. Elie Kaunfer)

8:30-9:15

8:30-9:30 - Breakfast and Orientation

Breakfast

9:30 am - Breakfast

Breakfast

9:15-12:45

Talmud Track

 9:30 - 12:45 - Seder and Shiur

Shiur K’lali - Group Learning Track

9:15-10:45: Shiur with R. Avi Killip

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:45: Shiur with R. Elie Kaunfer

Talmud Track

 9:15 - 12:45 - Seder and Shiur

Shiur K’lali - Group Learning Track

9:15-10:45: Shiur with R. Avi Killip

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:45: Shiur with R. Elie Kaunfer

Talmud Track
10:15 am
 

Shiur K’lali

Shiur K’lali - Group Learning Track


10:15-12:45: Shiur with
R. Elie Kaunfer

Talmud Track

 9:15 - 12:45 - Seder and Shiur

Shiur K’lali - Group Learning Track

9:15-10:45: Shiur with R. Avi Killip

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:45: Shiur with R. Elie Kaunfer

12:45-2:00

Lunch and Minhah

Lunch and Minhah

Lunch and Minhah

Lunch and Minhah

2:15-3:45

Afternoon Theme: “In this week’s Parasha...”

Executive Seminar Plenary

From Torah to D’var Torah

With Dena Weiss

Hadar Faculty Learning:

Option 1:

Resurrection Revisited: A Closer Look at the Second Blessing of the Amidah

With R. Elie Kaunfer

Option 2:

Who Owns Torah: Possession, Accountability & Empowerment in Talmud Torah

With Laynie Solomon

Afternoon Theme: Project Zug

Executive Seminar Plenary

Alenu: Context and Authorship

With R. Elie Kaunfer

Hadar Faculty Learning

Option 1:

When Forgetting Torah is a Good Thing: A Postmodern Haredi Rabbi on Innovation and Torah

With R. Miriam-Simma Walfish

Option 2:

#MeToo meets Torah: Beyond the City and the Field
With R. Aviva Richman

3:45-4:00

Snack and Break

Snack and Break

Snack and Break

Snack and Break

4:00-6:00

5:30-6:00 Registration

“In this week’s Parasha...” Cont.

4:00-5:45

Option 1:

Loving Cattle More Than People? Reuven, Gad, and the Consequences of Acquisitiveness

With R. Shai Held


Option 2

Can We Offer Blessings After Harming Others?: Rabbi Yohanan's Theory of Moral Injury and the State of Israel

With R. Jason Rubenstein

Executive Seminar Plenary

Uniformity and Diversity: Left-handedness and Halakhah

With R. Ethan Tucker

4:00-5:30

Project Zug Cont.

Option 1

A Taste of Food Tour of the Talmud: Food, Fraud, and Faith

With R. Aviva Richman

Option 2

Between Real and Ideal: Keeping Kosher and Torah’s Engagement with the Facts of Life

With R. Ethan Tucker

Reflections and Closing Shiur

Something I Did v. Something I Am: Reading King David and Psalm 51

 With R. Shai Held

6:00-7:00

6:00 - 6:30: Orientation

6:15 - 7:30

“What’s Happening at Hadar”

Dinner Provided

6:15 - 7:15 - Dinner and Schmooze at Lincoln Square Synagogue

Evening off

6:30-7:30

Dinner

7:30-9:00


Hadar Summer Lecture Series - Dangerous Torah

With Rabbi Shai Held and Rabbi Ethan Tucker

7:30-9:00

Opening Lecture:

We Were Once Refugee Parents Afraid of Losing Our Children: Joseph, Egypt, and America of 2018
With R. Jason Rubenstein

9:00 - Arbit