Selected Speeches and Writings by JTS Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen


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2011:

 

Video of Chancellor Arnold Eisen at Duke University giving the Rudnick Lecture, "Rethinking Zionism: Israel, American Jewry, and the New Middle East," on October 25, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in the Huffington Post: "Torah Lessons: What We Are and What We Can Be," June 23, 2011

JTS Torah Commentary: Parashat Korah 5771, June 22, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in the Huffington Post: "Higher Learning, Citizenship and the Pursuit of Values," May 26, 2011

Chancellor Arnold Eisen's 2011 Commencement Address, May 19, 2011

Chancellor Eisen participates in a panel discussion for Yom Ha'atzma'ut, "Talking About Israel, Educating for Israel: American Jewish Challenges and Opportunities," May 9, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Jewish Week: "Appreciating, and Learning to Talk About, Israel," May 3, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Huffington Post: "A New Holy Week Agenda," May 3, 2011

JTS Torah Commentary: Parashat Aharei Mot / Shabbat Hagadol 5771, April 13, 2011

Chancellor Eisen's lecture on "Jewish Life in the Age of Twitter" at the 150th anniversary of Congregation Oheb Shalom, March 27, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Huffington Post: "The Whimsy, Confusion and Hope of Purim," March 19, 2011

Chancellor Eisen's Tablet Article on The Jewish Museum's New Exhibition of Ketubbot From The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary, March 11, 2011

Chancellor Eisen Responds to the Draft USCJ Strategic Plan, February 28, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Huffington Post: "Presidents and Providence," February 20, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Huffington Post: "The Confounding, All-Penetrating and Revolutionary Voice of God," January 27, 2011

JTS Torah Commentary: Parashat Yitro 5771, January 19, 2011

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Jewish Week: "King and Heschel: A Politics of Prophecy," January 11, 2011

2010:

A Salute to Joan Rosenbaum, Director, The Jewish Museum, December 21, 2010

Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen's article in The Huffington Post: "A Jew at Christmas," December 16, 2010

Chancellor Eisen speaks at the rededication of a Schechter School, December 10, 2010

Chancellor Eisen is interviewed by Aaron B. Cohen for the Jewish United Fund, November 15, 2010

Chancellor Eisen participates on a panel discussion covering "Radical Judaism" at a JCC event, November 8, 2010

JTS Torah Commentary: Parashat Hayyei Sarah 5771, October 25, 2010

Chancellor Eisen participates in the roundtable discussion: "Judaism and Islam in America: Assimilation and Authenticity." October 25, 2010

Chancellor Eisen's article in The Huffington Post: Why a Jewish Seminary Must Find Common Ground With Islam, October 24, 2010

Chancellor Eisen participates in a discussion at the University of Wisconsin on "Religion and Undergraduate Life," October 11–12, 2010

Speech at the YAD Sukkah Dinner, September 27, 2010

Speech at the 2010 Chancellor's Sukkah Dinner, September 27, 2010

Kol Nidre Speech, September 17, 2010

JTS Torah Commentary: Parashat Rosh Hashanah 5771, September 7, 2010

Chancellor Eisen on the Rotem Bill, July 22, 2010

Chancellor Eisen Interviewed on Sirius XM Satellite Radio's Rabbi Wechsler Teaches, June 24, 2010

JTS Torah Commentary (Parashat Sh'lah L'kha), June 2, 2010

Speech to the RA Convention, May 27, 2010

JTS 116th Commencement Address, May 17, 2010

Chancellor Eisen moderates a panel on "Empowered Judaism," April 27, 2010

JTS Torah Commentary (Parashat Tazria/M'tzora), April 14, 2010

JTS Torah Commentary (Parashat Tsav), March 24, 2010

Speech honoring Sylvia Ettenberg as part of the 100th anniversary of the Teachers Institute, March 7, 2010

Speech on the importance of the Teachers Institute in the development of Jewish education, March 7, 2010

JTS Torah Commentary (Parashat B'shallah), January 24, 2010

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