The Wohl Office of Alumni Affairs of The Jewish Theological Seminary is your resource for JTS alumni news, events, services, and programs.
Dress JTS: Design Challenge 2013 Winner
Thank you to everyone who participated in DESIGN CHALLENGE 2013. We were overwhelmed by the response and amazed by the submissions. Congratulations to our winner Rachel Albert of Congregation Agudas Achim, who was encouraged to submit her design by Rabbi Jack Moline (RS '82).
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JTS Alumni in the Military
On December 22, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell, don't pursue," the 17-year-old military law that prevented LGBT men and women from serving openly in the United States military. The honor of delivering the opening invocation at the signing ceremony went to Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, a career military chaplain who had applied to The Rabbinical School (RS) of The Jewish Theological Seminary while still serving in the Vietnam War and who was ordained at JTS in 1976. Continue Reading >>
Estate Planning and Planned Giving
There are many ways to give to JTS. You may give a percentage of your estate or specific property, securities, or real estate.
The JTS Office of Estate Planning exists to encourage you to plan your charitable gifts to your maximum advantage. Because tax laws favor charitable giving by providing substantial tax deductions, the ways in which you decide to give will affect the benefits for you and your family, now and in the future.
Meet our director of Alumni Affairs,