Shoolman Dean Appointed Chief Academic Officer of College

Rabbi Michael Shire, dean of the Shoolman Graduate School of Jewish Education, has been appointed to the newly created position of chief academic officer of Hebrew College, President Daniel Lehmann announced this week. The change became effective July 1.

Notable & Quotable

Cantor Kimberly Singer, MJEd'09, Can'09, has been named spiritual leader and religious school director at Temple Shir Shalom, a Reform congregation in Oviedo, Fla. She previously served as director of the choir and religious school at Temple Emanuel Sinai in Worcester, Mass.


Then the Eternal opened the donkey’s mouth, and said to Balaam, “What have I done to you that you have beaten me these three times?” Balaam said to the donkey, “You have made a mockery of me! If I had a sword with me, I’d kill you.” The donkey said to Balaam, “Look, I am […]
Dedicated to Rami Wernik z”l, cherished Jewish educator. How do you want to die, and what are you doing to get there? In the world of real estate, the message is: “Location, location, location.” Somehow, it also seems an appropriate message when reading so many biblical stories, including (in Parshat Hukkat) that of Miriam’s death. […]