Lectures

Midrash: Commentary or Prophecy?

Wed, 31/07/2013 - 19:00 to 19:30

Location: 
Khan Theatre in Jerusalem

PROF. MARC HIRSHMAN

A collaboration between The Melton Centre for Jewish Education and JDOV.

The Culture War Against Jewish Music

Wed, 31/07/2013 - 18:30 to 19:00

Location: 
Khan Theatre in Jerusalem

PROF. RUTH HACOHEN

A collaboration between The Melton Centre for Jewish Education and JDOV.

The Song of Miriam and the Very Idea of Scripture

Wed, 31/07/2013 - 18:00 to 18:30

Location: 
Khan Theatre in Jerusalem

PROF. JAMES KUGEL

A collaboration between The Melton Centre for Jewish Education and JDOV

James Kugel is Starr Professor of Hebrew Literature at Harvard University from 1982 to 2003, James Kugel retired from Harvard to become Professor of Bible at Bar Ilan University in Israel, where he also served as chairman of the Department of Bible.

The Changing Jewish Landscape: Challenges and Opportunities

Tue, 15/01/2013 - 00:00 to 13:30

Location: 
The Melton Centre for Jewish Education

DR. STEPHEN DONSHIK

Stephen Donshik has served many prominent nonprofits in the U.S. and in Israel for more than 40 years, including as the executive director of a large family service agency in Connecticut and as a faculty member at Yeshiva University’s School of Social Work. In Israel, he has directed both the Israel Office of the Council of Jewish Federations and the Israel Office of the UJA-Federation of New York. A faculty member at The Hebrew University, he is a frequent contributor to several professional and other important periodicals.

Imaginative Education

Fri, 28/12/2007 - 18:30 to 20:00

Location: 
The Melton Centre for Jewish Education

PROF. KIERAN EGAN AND DR. SEAN BLENKINSOP

Co-directors of the ‘Imaginative Education Research Group’, Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada

Watch the lecture on Youtube: "Imaginative Education"

Cinema, Judaism and Education

Tue, 02/10/2007 - 00:00 to 13:30

Location: 
The Melton Centre for Jewish Education

Nava Heifetz - Director of the movie "Cohen's wife"

Dr. Tova Hartman

Dr. Haguit Hacohen-Wolf

Opening of the academic year 2007-2008

Watch the lecture on Youtube: Cinema, Judaism and Education

Language and Literature - An Evening Celebrating the Work of Professor Michael Rosenak

Wed, 24/01/2007 - 17:30 to 20:30

Location: 
The Melton Centre for Jewish Education
Dr. Howard Deitcher - Greetings and opening words
"Fundamentalism and secularization: Education between compromise and openess"
Dr. Avinoam Rosenak - Presenter
Muki Tzur
Prof. Zeev Harvey
Prof. Hayim Rabinowitz, Rector of the Hebrew University - Greetings.
Dr. Marla Frankel - Mike as a teacher.
Dr. Jonathan Cohen - The armonious Mishna of Michael Rosenak.
Prof. Michael Rosenak - Response.

Teachers' ideologies

Mon, 01/01/2007 - 11:15

Location: 
The Melton Centre for Jewish Education

Dr. Asher Shkedi

Lecture given for the Mechanchim Bechirim Program.

Watch lecture on Youtube: Teachers' ideologies