JTS in the News

Posted on Feb 13, 2019

Let’s Make Tu b’Shevat a Day to Demand Action on Climate Change
in JTA, Dr. David Kraemer suggests a date change for Tu b’Shevat as an act of protest.

Jewish Ritual Art Coming Into Its Own at the Met
In the Jewish Week/Times of Israel, Sharon Libeman Mintz, JTS Curator of Jewish Art, helps explain why institutions like the Metropolitan Museum are expanding their collections of Judaic art.

Kabbalah Finds a Home in Judaism Between the Mystics and Madonna
Dr. Eitan Fishbane helps shed light on Jewish mysticism in this article in JTA.

Rockland Cantorial Student Comes Home: Four Things to Know
Cantorial student Jacob Sandler is profiled in the Rockland/Westchester Journal News. 

God Talks: Neil Gillman Remembered
Daniel Ross Goodman, a JTS doctoral candidate, writes a moving remembrance of Rabbi Neil Gillman (z”l) in the Harvard Divinity School bulletin.

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