LimmudBoston 2016 drew approximately 600 attendees from throughout Massachusetts and other New England states to Temple Reyim in Newton on Sunday. The conference – a “Jewish learningfest of culture and identity” – included over 75 presenters, of which over 15 were faculty, staff, alumni and current students of Hebrew College.
Hebrew College (HC) and the Boston University School of Theology (BUSTH) have announced a new partnership that includes joint interreligious publications, academic courses, and public events. This partnership of two major centers for the training of religious leaders—one Jewish and one Christian—represents an important opportunity to advance the field of interreligious education and leadership development.
David Fialkow, co-founder and managing director of venture capital firm General Catalyst, will join entrepreneurs Rob Biederman and Andy Levine – founders of Catalant and DuVine Cycling + Adventure Co., respectively – as the guest speakers at Hebrew College’s fourth CEO Forum on Thursday, November 3, 2016.
In response to numerous inquiries from Christian colleagues and students over the past several years, Hebrew College is launching a new online educational platform called Heart-to-Heart: An Exploration of Jewish Spirituality for Christians (H2H).
Hebrew College of Newton Centre, MA announced today the appointment of Hasidic and Jewish Law scholar Dr. Ariel Evan Mayse as the incoming director of Jewish Studies and visiting assistant professor of modern Jewish thought.