NEWS FROM HEBREW COLLEGE

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

Rachel Raz, MJEd'04, director of the Early Childhood Institute, has published her second children's book, "The Colors of Israel" (Kar-Ben Publishing). Aimed at children 2 to 8 years old, the book showcases the many vibrant and beautiful colors of the land of Israel, from the red double-decker train in Akko to orange beach umbrellas in Tel Aviv.

FROM THE BLOG

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. […]