Hebrew College Commencement


Sunday, June 02, 2013
10:00 a

Main Sanctuary
Mishkan Tefila, Chestnut Hill, Mass.


Main commencement exercises for graduates of Hebrew College's academic, cantorial and rabbinical programs held 10 a.m. to noon, followed by buffet lunch for graduates and their guests ($15 charge per guest).

Honorary degrees will be awarded to journalist and author Anita Diamant, who will also address the graduates; business leader and philanthropist Morton L. Mandel; and Barry Mesch, who is stepping down as Hebrew College provost at the end of June. A fourth honorary degree will be awarded posthumously to Rabbi David Hartman, the late founder of the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem.

Other commencement-related ceremonies on June 2 include:

  • Rabbinical ordination ceremony, 1:30 to 3 p.m., Mishkan Tefila
  • Cantorial ordination and service, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Hebrew College
  • Prozdor graduation, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Mishkan Tefila

For more information, contact Annette Ashin at aashin@hebrewcollege.edu.

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