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From Yom Hashoah to Yom Ha’atzmaut: Israel’s ‘High Holidays’
22.04.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Shalom Hartman Institute scholars explore the meaning of Israel’s Memorial Day and Independence Day
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Shavuot as Seen by Hartman Scholars: Revelation and Modernity
14.04.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Special essays and videos about Shavuot, the day in which Jews truly become the People of the Book
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Pesach’s Many Questions: An Introduction
09.04.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Be’eri Partners with Israel Scouts
03.04.2014
Be`eri is excited to announce a new partnership with the Israeli Scouts (Tzofim), Israel`s largest national youth movement, which serves 80,000 students annually in more than 100 cities and towns throughout Israel. read more>
 
 
Shalom Hartman Institute Mourns the Passing of Ted Cohen
01.04.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Ted Cohen, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Chicago, was a frequent participant at the Hartman Institute’s annual International Philosophy Conference read more>
 
 
Introducing the Third Cohort of Campus Fellows
18.03.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Find the 16 members of the 2014-2015 cohort of the Hartman Fellowship for Campus Professionals on an interactive map
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Hartman Institute Explores Purim, the ‘Strangest’ Holiday
27.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Is Purim just a time out, or does it offer an alternative worldview that can contribute to our self understanding?
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Remembering Rabbi David Hartman
17.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Essayist in Yeshiva University newspaper says ‘Orthodox world would benefit tremendously from studying the complexity that is Rabbi David Hartman’
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Re-release of 2011 David Hartman Interview Includes New Material
09.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The interview on NPR’s “On Being” has been re-released with material from the interview not included in the original broadcast read more>
 
 
2014 Hartman Conference for a Jewish-Democratic Israel
05.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Nearly 500 attended the fourth annual conference, ‘Winds of Change,’ marking one year since the passing of David Hartman
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Charles E. Smith High School for Boys Educating Toward Racism-Free Future
04.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Initiative enables students to respond to actions that undermine democracy and solidarity read more>
 
 
Combating Racism
04.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Students at Hartman High School speak out against racism in Israeli society read more>
 
 
Tel Aviv Student Reflects on Be’eri Seminar
03.02.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Participant in Beeri student leadership program sent us a letter sharing that as a result of the seminar she feels new ownership of her Jewish heritage
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iEngage Summer Internship Now Accepting Applications
29.01.2014
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The summer internship for undergraduate students and recent graduates will run for six weeks from June 16 - July 24
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Apply by February 10 for Hartman Fellowship for Campus Professionals
29.01.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The curriculum provides a framework for ongoing study, enrichment, and intellectual leadership training
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Shalom Hartman Institute Announces 2014 Summer Accommodations
21.01.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
To help you plan for your visit to Jerusalem this summer, here is some information on where to stay while participating in Shalom Hartman Institute programs. read more>
 
 
Shalom Hartman Institute and Hebrew College Announce Hevruta Gap-Year Program
17.01.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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20 American and 20 Israeli high school graduates will live and learn together in a rigorous Jewish study and leadership program, based in Jerusalem, beginning in Fall 2014
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SHI and iEngage Fellow Yossi Klein Halevi Wins ‘Book of the Year’ Award from US Jewish Book Council
16.01.2014, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Book council says Yossi made history come alive
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Shalom Hartman Institute of North America Announces Two New Hires
16.01.2014
We welcome Rabbi Leon Morris as VP for Israel Programs and Dr. Elana Stein Hain as Director of Leadership Education
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iEngage – Now the e-Book
23.12.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
“Speaking iEngage,” a compilation of more than 50 articles and essays by members of the iEngage Project team from the last five years, is now available as an e-book, the first from the project and the Shalom Hartman Institute read more>
 
 
Shalom Hartman Institute Mourns the Passing of Edgar Bronfman
22.12.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Philanthropist and champion of Jewish causes, Edgar Bronfman was a major figure in modern Jewish life worldwide read more>
 
 
Hartman Scholars Hit the Road in North America, UK
17.12.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Shalom Hartman Institute scholars are speaking at various events across North America and the UK over the next two months read more>
 
 
David Hartman Receives Top Honor from Reform Movement
12.12.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Rabbi Prof. David Hartman was honored at the 2013 URJ Biennial in San Diego. SHI and URJ also announced a major initiative to bring iEngage to 30 Reform congregations read more>
 
 
Hartman Institute Explores Hanukkah
20.11.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Take a deeper look at Hanukkah, a holiday often misunderstood, with these articles and video offerings from Shalom Hartman Institute scholars
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#HartmanSummer 2014 Theme: A Time for War, A Time for Peace
13.11.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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In Summer 2014, the faculty of the Shalom Hartman Institute will explore and teach Jewish ideas relating to the pressing contemporary issues of war and peace
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Ha’aretz Profiles Donniel Hartman, iEngage Project
07.11.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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The article describes Donniel Hartman’s positive outlook on Jewish life in the United States and in Israel
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Bay Area Leaders Join Hartman Institute to Explore Engagement with Israel
30.10.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Shalom Hartman Institute Research Fellow Dr. Micah Goodman will lead Nov. 18 community-wide roundtable event read more>
 
 
Rabbinical Students in Jerusalem Invited to Hartman Retreats
27.10.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Seminars in December and March to deal with Israeli-Palestinian conflict and pluarlism read more>
 
 
#HartmanSummer: Summer Program Participants Discuss Their Time at Hartman Institute
24.10.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Watch the video for a taste of Summer 2014 at Shalom Hartman Institute read more>
 
 
Cheider Mishelach Forum for Influential Female Leaders to Launch in November
23.10.2013
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The Beit Midrash touches on the personal and the public through discussion of matters of religion and state, spiritual life, politics, and creativity
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New Be’eri Textbook Released
22.10.2013
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The book presents traditional and contemporary sources to generate a deep discussion about Jewish-Israeli identity among grade 10 students in Israeli high schools
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Hartman Explores the High Holidays: Days of Awe 5774
03.09.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Our Rosh Hashana video card & scholarly insights into the 10 Days of Awe read more>
 
 
Be’eri School for Teacher Education Plans for 5774
27.08.2013
The School will open a new branch in Karmiel this fall read more>
 
 
Tzipi Livni at Hartman Institute
05.08.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Israeli Justice Minister Tzipi Livni, who is in the current round of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, spoke at the Institute on July 3, 2013 read more>
 
 
Rabbinic Leadership Initiative (RLI) IV Graduation Ceremony
21.07.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
VIDEO: An emotional event, with a keynote speech by Israeli Knesset Member Rabbi Dov Lipman of the Yesh Atid Party read more>
 
 
Hartman Fellow Shlomit Harrosh Defends Haredi Draft Bill in Debate
18.07.2013, by Shlomit Harrosh
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Video: Harrosh says the legislation performs an important social function and sharing the burden equally strengthens Israeli democracy
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Christian Leaders Complete Year-long Study of Judaism in Israel
17.07.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
CLI immersed 16 Christian scholars from across the USA in high level study of Jewish text in the service of advancing interreligious relations read more>
 
 
Hartman Institute Dedicates Our Campus in the Name of Robert Kogod
10.07.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The event in Jerusalem on July 1, 2013, honored the Institute’s long-time supporter and Board Chair read more>
 
 
Twenty-Eight Rabbis Named Shalom Hartman Institute Senior Rabbinic Fellows
08.07.2013, by Rabbinic Leadership Initiative IV
Graduates of RLI have engaged in the highest levels of Jewish study focused on meeting contemporary challenges read more>
 
 
Hartman Institute Releases 2012 Annual Report
27.06.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Shalom Hartman Institute Names Fifth Rabbinical Leadership Initiative (RLI) Cohort
02.06.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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The three-year program immerses 27 rabbis, poised to become influential leaders, in the highest levels of Jewish study
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Hartman Institute Names Rabbinic Advisory Board
22.05.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
18 influential rabbis from Institute rabbinic programs will provide wisdom and input read more>
 
 
New Format for Havruta Journal Online
12.05.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Havruta Journal is now available for viewing, reading, and downloading read more>
 
 
Three-Volume Study of Tzedakah Now Published
07.05.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Noam Zion’s ‘On Jewish Giving in Comparative Perspectives‘ is in-depth review of Jewish narratives of giving to needy read more>
 
 
Listing of Memorial Events Held for David Hartman
05.05.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
In the month after his death, memorial events for Rabbi Prof. David Hartman were held throughout North America read more>
 
 
Fred Lafer, Longtime Friend, Supporter of Shalom Hartman Institute, Passes Away
01.05.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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The Shalom Hartman Institute mourns the passing of longtime supporter and board member, Fred Lafer, who passed away April 30, 2013
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Rabbi Lauren Berkun assumes leadership of SHI-NA Rabbinic and Synagogue Programs
18.04.2013
Rabbi Lauren Berkun now leads the Institute’s signature educational initiatives for rabbis and lay leaders read more>
 
 
The Sacrifices Made in Israel for Independence
03.04.2013, by Rani Jaeger
Rani Jaeger analyzes Natan Alterman’s famous poem, “Silver Platter” in this special video lecture read more>
 
 
Navigating the Special Relationship: US, Israel, and Shifting Middle East
03.04.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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VIDEO: Syria, Jewish leadership, and US/Israel relationship as seen by Malcolm Hoenlein and SHI-NA President Yehuda Kurtzer
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New Tarbut Yisrael Website Launches
27.03.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The website is a resource center for educational materials that strengthen pluralistic Jewish-Israeli heritage studies in the Israeli public realm read more>
 
 
Be’eri Pesach Newsletter Now Available
27.03.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Read about fascinating activities of the Be’eri program, now in scores of Israeli sceular high schools read more>
 
 
Rabbi Prof. David Hartman, 1931-2013
03.03.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
See Articles, Essays, Videos, and More on this Memorial and Tribute Page read more>
 
 
From Crisis to Covenant: Rethinking a Narrative for Israel
27.02.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The Edward Bronfman Family Foundation Annual Lecture on Religious Pluralism, was held on Feb. 19, 2013 read more>
 
 
SHI North America Announces New Vice President Rabbi Marc Wolf
18.02.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The Shalom Hartman Institute of North America welcomes Rabbi Marc Wolf as SHI NA Vice President read more>
 
 
Rabbi Prof. David Hartman, One of the Great Jewish Philosophers of His Generation and Founder of the Shalom Hartman Institute, Dies at 81
10.02.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Rabbi Professor David Hartman, one of the great Jewish philosophers of his generation and the founder of the Shalom Hartman Institute, passed away Feb. 10, 2013, at 81. Rabbi Hartman was one of the leaders of liberal Orthodoxy, and his philosophy influenced tens of thousands of Jews in Israel and around the world read more>
 
 
Video: Us and Them - Intersections In Israeli Society
07.02.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
With Dr. Tal Becker, Dr. Einat Wilf, Former Member, Israeli Knesset, Tomer Persico, Tel Aviv U, Feb. 6 read more>
 
 
Hartman and Masa Israel Offer New iEngage Fellows Program
08.01.2013, by Shalom Hartman Institute
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Fellows will join iEngage faculty in exploring current challenges of Israel’s Jewish culture
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