Me’ah Select is a one semester, in-depth exploration of a specific theme, text, personality, or slice of Jewish history, taught by outstanding faculty from Me’ah Classic.
“Ben Zoma said: Who is wise? One who learns from every person, as it is said: ‘From all who taught me have I gained understanding’ “ (Psalms 119:99) Pirke Avot 4:1
- time Adults of all ages
- location Online and In-person for 2022-2023
- duration One semester
2022 Fall Semester
Tips for Registration
To register for a single class, click on the register link provided below. Make sure to read the instructions at the bottom of the registration page before hitting submit. Your registration is not complete until you have completed the payment and credit card screens. We accept Visa, Mastercard, and e-checks and a 4% convenience fee will be applied.
Class Cancellations and Refunds
- All cancellations prior to the start of a Hebrew College Adult Learning class will be refunded in full (less a 4% credit card processing fee).
- After the first session, a $50 administrative fee (and 4% credit card processing fee) will be deducted from the refund.
- No refunds will be made for withdrawals after the second session.
- For extenuating circumstances, including requests for withdrawal after the second session, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- Credit card processing fees apply to all transactions, regardless of the time of withdrawal.
To inquire about financial aid contact Terri Russell, Me’ah co-director at email@example.com
2022 FALL SEMESTER
|COURSE TITLE||INSTRUCTOR||LOCATION||TIME||DATES||COURSE DESCRIPTION||COST (per person)||Partner Organization||REGISTER|
|Daf Yomi||Layah Lipsker||Online via Zoom||Mondays & Thursdays 9-9:45 a.m.||9/19, 9/22, 9/29, 10/3, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/24, 10/27, 10/31, 11/3, 11/7, 11/10, 11/14, 11/17, 11/21, 11/28, 12/1, 12/5, 12/8, 12/12, 12/15, 12/19, 12/22, 1/2,1/5||Read course description||$380||Hebrew College||Register now|
|Love and Marriage in Rabbinic Tales of the Talmud||Rabbi Rachel Adelman||Online via Zoom||Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m.||10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 1/4||Read course description||$380||The Cambridge Collaborative||COURSE IS FULL|
|Beyond Statehood: How Early Zionism Transformed Jewish Life & Culture||Rabbi Neal Gold||Online via Zoom||Thursdays, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.||10/27,11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, 12/22, 1/5, 1/12||Read course description||$380||Temple Beth Sholom, Framingham||Register now|
|Crisis and Confrontation: Historical Encounters Between Judaism and Philosophy||Dr. Jacob Meskin||Online via Zoom||Sundays, 3-5 p.m.||10/23, 11/6, 11/20, 12/4, 12/18, 1/8, 1/22, 2/5, 2/26, 3/12||Read course description||$380||Harvard Worship & Study Minyan||Register now
|MONDAY: The Biblical Book of Judges: Leadership Amidst Lawlessness||Rabbi Benjamin Samuels||Online via Zoom||Mondays, 9:30-11:30 a.m.||10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19, 1/2||Read course description||$380||Temple Beth Elohim, Wellesley||Register now|
|WEDNESDAY: The Biblical Book of Judges: Leadership Amidst Lawlessness||Rabbi Benjamin Samuels||In person at Temple Beth Elohim, Wellesley||Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m.||10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 1/4, 1/11||Read course description||$380||Temple Beth Elohim, Wellesley||Register now|
|TUESDAY: The Diverse Cultures of Contemporary Israel: Exploring A Multiplicity of Identities Through Story and Film||Dr. Jacob Meskin||Online via Zoom||Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m.||10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, 1/3||Read course description||$380||The Lexington Collaborative: Temple Emunah and Temple Isaiah||Register now|
|Profiles in Leadership and Resilience: Exploring Biblical, Rabbinic & Jewish Historical Personalities||Rabbi Benjamin Samuels||Online via Zoom||Thursdays, 7-9 p.m.||10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, 12/22||Read course description||$304||Congregation B’nai Torah of Sudbury||Register now|
|Tradition on the Screen, Part 1: Divergent Images of Jewish Traditional Life in Film||Dr. Jacob Meskin||Online via Zoom||Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m.||11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7||Read course description||$190||Hebrew College||Register now|
We are delighted that you are interested in studying with Hebrew College’s Adult Learning program and look forward to your joining our learning community. Guided by our commitment to the values of derekh eretz (ethical living), shmirat halashon (guarding of language), and kavod habri’ot (respect of all people), we expect Hebrew College Adult Learning students to participate in our classes in a respectful manner, and be mindful of the time and learning needs of other students and instructors during in-person and remote learning.
Me’ah Select students
“Cannot tell you have much I appreciate the opportunity to enroll in Me’ah and Me’ah Select. It certainly makes being home by myself a great deal easier.”
“This was a transformational class. The level of engagement and discussion was exceptional!”
Learn about Me’ah Classic
Hebrew College also offers Me’ah Classic: A two-year journey comprised of 100 hours (Me’ah is Hebrew for 100), through the narrative of the Jewish people, from ancient times through the present.