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JTS Honors 36 Rabbis for Their Dedication and Commitment at June 2021 Convocation

JTS Honors 36 Rabbis for Their Dedication and Commitment at June 2021 Convocation

Jun 7, 2021

Each recipient has served with distinction for over 25 years.

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Statement on Antisemitic Crimes

Statement on Antisemitic Crimes

May 27, 2021

We condemn the spate of brutal acts against our brothers and sisters in the Jewish community.

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JTS Re-launches Its Jewish Day School Standards and Benchmarks Program

JTS Re-launches Its Jewish Day School Standards and Benchmarks Program

May 19, 2021

The program provides professional learning for day school Judaic studies leaders and teachers.

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JTS Library Awarded “Recordings at Risk” Grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources

JTS Library Awarded “Recordings at Risk” Grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources

May 6, 2021

The grant provides funding to digitize a special collection using state-of-the-art technologies.

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Summer Learning Series

Summer Learning Series

Join JTS faculty and scholars to explore “Jewish JourneysReal and Imagined.”

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JTS Celebrates Graduates at 127th Commencement Ceremony

JTS Celebrates Graduates at 127th Commencement Ceremony

Apr 29, 2021

Graduates from the institution’s five schools received degrees.

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Statement in the Wake of the Derek Chauvin Verdict

Statement in the Wake of the Derek Chauvin Verdict

Apr 21, 2021

We commit ourselves to continuing and expanding our work toward achieving racial justice and equity.

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Dr. Jeffrey S. Kress Appointed New Provost at JTS

Dr. Jeffrey S. Kress Appointed New Provost at JTS

Apr 16, 2021

Dr. Kress will assume the role on July 1, 2021. 

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Graduating Cantors Will Be Ordained, Not Invested

Graduating Cantors Will Be Ordained, Not Invested

Apr 14, 2021

The change will go into effect at this year’s Commencement ceremony on April 29.

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Rabbi Jan Uhrbach Appointed Interim Dean of Rabbinical School and H. L. Miller Cantorial School

Rabbi Jan Uhrbach Appointed Interim Dean of Rabbinical School and H. L. Miller Cantorial School

Mar 22, 2021

Rabbi Uhrbach is director of JTS’s Block/Kolker Center for Spiritual Arts. 

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