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.
On Purim, the personal becomes political for the celebrated heroines in the Book of Esther. Queen Vashti refuses the king’s summons to be paraded about in front of his drunken court of men and is banished for her subversive act. Queen Esther evolves from a reluctant messenger into a savvy heroine who outmaneuvers the male leadership and ensures the survival of the Jewish People.