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David Gergen Appearance at Hebrew College Rescheduled for Sept. 9

David Gergen's planned Sept. 10 appearance at Hebrew College has been moved up a day due to an unforeseen conflict in the speaker's schedule. "Reason, Not Rhetoric: A Reflective Conversation With David Gergen About Iran" will now be held on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 8 p.m. in Berenson Hall.

In the News

Dayna Bailen, who is in her final year of Hebrew College’s cantor-educator program, has been named the Ahavath Torah Congregation director of education at the Rabbi Gerson South Area Religious School in Stoughton, Mass. “She is young, bright and enthusiastic,” Rabbi Jonathan Hausman, religious leader of ATC, told the Stoughton Journal. “She will bring a new dynamism to the Gerson Religious School and our approach.”

FROM THE BLOG

The issue of immigration is capturing heightened attention around the world. A wave of immigrants, including many refugees from Syria, Iraq, and Libya, is finding its way through the Balkans into Europe. Others are crossing the Mediterranean in rickety boats, which all too often sink. In Austria, more than 70 bodies of dead immigrants were […]
The following is excerpted from a eulogy delivered by Rabbi Or Rose, director of the Center for Global Judaism at Hebrew College, at the funeral of one of his former students, Betty Ann Greenbaum Miller, on Aug. 27, 2015. Our sages teach us that every person is an “olam katan,” a “little world,” or rendered […]