Jewish Professionals Institute

 June 17-21, 2018

Sunday - June 17

Monday - June 18

Tuesday - June 19

Wednesday - June 20

Thursday - June 21

7:45-8:30

Shaharit  - Registration (cont.)

Shaharit

8:30 - Shaharit

Shaharit

8:30-9:15

Breakfast

Breakfast

9:15 - Breakfast

Breakfast

9:15-12:45

9:15 Orientation (cont.) and class breakout

9:30-12:45 -  Text Study - Jewish Journeys, Then and Now: Stories that Impact Our Lives

With R. Avital Hochstein, R. Elie Kaunfer

9:15-12:45 - Text Study - Jewish Journeys, Then and Now: Stories that Impact Our Lives

With R. Avital Hochstein, R. Elie Kaunfer

10:00am - 12:45 Text Study - Jewish Journeys, Then and Now: Stories that Impact Our Lives

With R. Avital Hochstein, R. Elie Kaunfer

Text Study - Jewish Journeys, Then and Now: Stories that Impact Our Lives

With R. Avital Hochstein, R. Elie Kaunfer

12:45-2:00

Lunch and Minhah

Lunch and Minhah

Lunch and Minhah

Lunch and Minhah

2:15-3:45

Tracked Learning

1) Foundation

2) Hillel

3) Synagogue Educator

4) General

Tracked Learning

1) Foundation

2) Hillel

3) Synagogue Educator

4) General

Tracked Learning

1) Foundation

2) Hillel

3) Synagogue Educator

4) General

Tracked Learning

1) Foundation

2) Hillel

3) Synagogue Educator

4) General

3:45-4:00

Snack Break

Snack Break

Snack Break

Snack Break

4:00-6:00

5:00-5:30 - Registration

5:30-6:30 - Welcome and Orientation

Learning with Hadar Faculty

Option 1:

Rules for Torah Radicals: Maimonides as the Patron Saint of Marginalized Jews

With R. Jason Rubenstein

Option 2

Kiddushin: Models and Meanings

With R. Avital Hochstein

Learning with Hadar Faculty

Option 1:

Enslaving Ourselves: A New Look at the Exodus

With Dena Weiss

Option 2:

Can a Jewish Leader Be a Good Parent? When Identities Clash

With R. Miriam-Simma Walfish

4:00-5:30 PM

Learning with Hadar Faculty

Option 1: 
Who Owns Torah: Possession, Accountability & Empowerment in Talmud Torah

With Laynie Solomon

Option 2:

The First "Jewish Journey": between denial and delight

With R. Aviva Richman

Closing Program


The Torah of Music with Joey Weisenberg

6:00-7:00

6:30-7:15- Dinner

Optional dinner with program participants

Evening Off

Evening Off

7:15-8:30

7:15-8:30 - Opening Lecture

Talmudic Stories Confronting Ignorance

With R. Elie Kaunfer

[Optional] - 7:30-9:00

Hadar Hebrew Language Programming Launch

8:30-8:45

Arvit