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JTS Celebrates Inauguration of Chancellor Schwartz

JTS Celebrates Inauguration of Chancellor Schwartz

May 17, 2022

After a two-year delay due to Covid-19, JTS celebrated the inauguration of Chancellor Shuly Rubin Schwartz.

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A Discourse That Is as Flat as Matzah

A Discourse That Is as Flat as Matzah

Apr 19, 2022

Chancellor Schwartz discusses two recent events that ignore the Seder’s modeling of a nuanced approach to real-life challenges.

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The Themes of Passover, and the Bonds of History, Tie Our Struggles to Those of Ukrainian Jews

The Themes of Passover, and the Bonds of History, Tie Our Struggles to Those of Ukrainian Jews

Apr 14, 2022

Chancellor Schwartz writes in JTA about her great grandfather who fled antisemitism in Ukraine and what the Hagaddah teaches us about our moral responsibility to others.

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JTS Appoints Two New Faculty Members

JTS Appoints Two New Faculty Members

Apr 6, 2022

Dr. Shira Billet will join the faculty as assistant professor of Jewish Thought and Ethics, and Dr. Yael Landman will join as assistant professor of Bible.

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Spring 2022 Learning Series

Spring 2022 Learning Series

Apr 4, 2022

Join JTS scholars to explore what Jewish texts and thought can teach us about how we might understand, experience, and be in relationship with the divine.

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JTS Celebrates Its Reimagined Campus With an “Opening Season” of Events

JTS Celebrates Its Reimagined Campus With an “Opening Season” of Events

Mar 10, 2022

JTS, one of the world’s preeminent centers of Jewish higher education, is kicking off a series of “Opening Season” events celebrating JTS’s newly reimagined campus that explore the intellectual, artistic, and religious breadth of Jewish life. 

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JTS Appoints Distinguished Spiritual Leader Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen as New Dean of the Division of Religious Leadership

JTS Appoints Distinguished Spiritual Leader Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen as New Dean of the Division of Religious Leadership

Mar 7, 2022

JTS appoints Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen as new dean of the Division of Religious Leadership.

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Opening Season 2022

Opening Season 2022

Feb 4, 2022

Join us this spring to experience the very best of JTS. We’re celebrating our state-of-the-art new campus with a season of events exploring the intellectual, artistic, and religious breadth of Jewish life.

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JTS Honors 37 Cantors for their Dedication and Commitment at February 2022 Convocation

JTS Honors 37 Cantors for their Dedication and Commitment at February 2022 Convocation

Feb 3, 2022

Each recipient has served the Jewish community and the Conservative Movement with distinction for over 25 years.

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Mourning the Death of Prof. Eliezer Schweid (z”l)

Mourning the Death of Prof. Eliezer Schweid (z”l)

Jan 19, 2022

We mourn the passing of Professor Eliezer Schweid (z”l), a pre-eminent scholar, lecturer, and educator, who received an honorary Doctor of Hebrew Letters degree from JTS in 1997.

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