Hartman Institute News 
From Yom Hashoah to Yom Ha’atzmaut: Israel’s ‘High Holidays’
21.03.2018, by Shalom Hartman Institute
In these special articles and videos, Shalom Hartman Institute scholars explore the meaning of Israel’s Independence Day read more>
Pesach’s Many Questions: An Exploration Beyond the Classic Four
12.03.2018, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Someone who knows all the laws of Passover is still required to ask questions, and scholars on their own at the Seder are required to ask themselves questions. But why? read more>
Rabbis from Beit Midrash for Israeli Rabbis to Speak in Westchester and Toronto
20.02.2018, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The focus of their talks in March and in May will be religious pluralism in Israel as it nears its 70th anniversary. Public and small group events are planned read more>
Hartman Institute Explores Purim, the ‘Strangest’ Holiday
09.02.2018, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Is Purim just a time out, or does it offer an alternative worldview that can contribute to our self-understanding? Hartman Institute scholars present deeper meanings to this misunderstood holiday read more>
2018 Annual Hartman Conference on Feb. 14 Tackled Israel-Diaspora Relations
21.01.2018, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Conference on Israeli-Diaspora relations drew more than 400, featured Natan Sharansky, and special video programs, including a rare 1987 recording of David Hartman read more>
Hartman Institute Scholars Explore Hanukkah 5778
14.12.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Take a deeper look at Hanukkah, a holiday often misunderstood, with articles and video offerings from Donniel Hartman, Yehuda Kurtzer, and a wide range of Shalom Hartman Institute scholars read more>
Midrashiya Celebrates 10 Years of Fusing Tradition, Learning
13.12.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The Midrashiya Girls High School at Hartman Institute in Jerusalem celebrated its 10th anniversary with a gala evening of music, presentations, and fun read more>
The US Jerusalem Decision: Hartman Commentary
10.12.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Read and listen to media coverage of responses to President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital by Hartman commentators, and classic reflections on the city read more>
Spreading the Light at Hanukkah
30.11.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Take a look at the special collection of Hanukkah content we have created for you, a gift for each day of Hanukkah read more>
SHI North America Receives New Jim Joseph Foundation Grant
31.10.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
New grant will support the Institute’s David Hartman Center Fellows program, an incubator of emerging talent in the American Jewish community supporting doctoral, post-doctoral, and rabbinic students. read more>
New Video Series: Israel’s Milestones and their Meanings
15.10.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
This new course explores the events of 1947 and 1967 - following the 1917 Balfour Declaration - as key moments when Zionism unleashed new thinking about the meaning of Jewishness read more>
Hartman Institute Announces Establishment of Kaufman Family David Hartman Chair
18.09.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Richard and Sylvia Kaufman chose to establish this chair to honor both David and Donniel Hartman, who gave them an opportunity to learn about the Jewish tradition in new ways read more>
SHI North America Begins a New Chapter in the New Year
17.09.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
As of November 2017, SHI North America will begin a new chapter in our growth as a center of applied research and transformative teaching. read more>
In the Gates of Jerusalem: Reflections on the Eternal City for the High Holidays 5778
28.08.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The 36-page reader is a carefully curated selection of traditional and modern sources about Jerusalem by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the State of Israel in partnership with the Shalom Hartman Institute read more>
SHI North America Welcomes Rabbi Eric Gurvis as East Coast Manager
27.08.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Eric joins SHI North America following 18 years as Senior Rabbi of Temple Shalom of Newton in Newton, Massachusetts, where he is now Rabbi Emeritus. read more>
Valerie Porush Hoffman to Join SHI North America as Vice President, West Coast
26.08.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Valerie will be joining SHI North America on October 23, 2017 with more than a decade of dynamic leadership experience throughout the West Coast. read more>
Hartman Explores the High Holidays: Days of Awe 5778
23.08.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
New material in this collection of classic Hartman Institute learning includes an essay by Elana Stein Hain, a video from Dr. Ruth Calderon, and articles by participants in Institute rabbinical programs read more>
Nearly 500 Attended #HartmanSummer 2017 Programs
19.06.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Community Leadership Program (CLP), Rabbinic Torah Study Seminar (RTS), ran from June 21-July 13 at the Institute campus in Jerusalem. Go to this page for pictures, videos, and more. read more>
Hartman Institute 2016 Annual Report Now Available
18.06.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The 2016 Annual Report of the Shalom Hartman Institute, with details of Institute programs, highlights from the year, and a letter from Institute President Donniel Hartman, has been published read more>
Jerusalem Day Articles from Shalom Hartman Institute
14.05.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Jerusalem Day marks the 1967 reunification of Jerusalem under Israeli rule. Read these recent and classic articles about Jerusalem from Shalom Hartman Institute read more>
The Meaning and the Continuing Impact of Six Day War Will be Addressed in Four Conferences in North America in May
25.04.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
“Six Days That Shaped Fifty Years” programs in Toronto, New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, run by the Shalom Hartman Institute aim to end polarization and build a productive, values-based discourse about a conflict whose impact still resonates today read more>
Learn About Yom Hashoah with Hartman Institute
24.04.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Study this solemn and meaningful day with us
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Artist Arthur Szyk’s Style, Subjects, and Work Changed After Holocaust
04.04.2017, by Noam Zion
Arthur Szyk believed artists could not escape to still lifes, abstractions, and experiments while Jewish life was involved in terrible tragedy read more>
Hartman Institute Presents Weekly Torah Commentary by Avital Hochstein
27.03.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Torah commentary throughout 5777 by Rabbi Avital Hochstein, research fellow and member of the Hartman-HaMidrasha at Oranim Beit Midrash for Israeli Rabbis read more>
Summary of Hartman Conference: Were We Like Dreamers?
28.02.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The Seventh David Hartman Memorial Conference for a Jewish-Democratic Israel focused on the Six Day War of 1967 and its impact on Israel today read more>
Spring 2017 Rabbinical Student Retreat: 1917 - ’47 - ’67
01.02.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Rabbinical students from multiple denominations will meet at a study retreat, March 9-11, 2017, at Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem on legacy of the past, Israel’s future read more>
Summer 2017 iEngage Internship Now Accepting Applications
31.01.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The iEngage Summer Internship program brings together a select group of undergraduate students to live and work in Jerusalem, aiming to foster new, productive conversations about and between Israel and world Jewry read more>
AJC, Hartman Institute Host Christian Scholars Symposium in Atlanta
29.01.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
Symposium to explore recent church statements and Gospel texts on Christian attitudes toward Jews and Judaism and to better equip CLI alumni to engage more deeply with Jewish communities read more>
Watch Videos of ‘Jews and Muslims in America’ Conference
17.01.2017, by Shalom Hartman Institute
The Conference, on Jan. 16, 2017, drew 62 speakers and panelists for a day of conversation, study, and presentations before hundreds in New York. Watch videos from most of the panels read more>
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