The Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies at the Graduate Theological Union is pleased to announce the winners of the Friedman-Lowenthal Essay Prize in Jewish Studies: Jonah Gelfand, Mia Trachtenberg, and Dan Stein.
Join us for a conversation with Dr. Sam Shonkoff and Dr. Kamal Abu-Shamsieh as we reflect on the sacred seasons of Passover and Ramadhan. Their talks will explore the notion of Spirituality as it is incorporated in and developed through religious commemorations and practices.
Join us in commemorating the 50th anniversary of “The Sit-In for Jewish Education” where members of the Berkeley-based Radical Jewish Union (RJU) staged a Sit-In at the Jewish Community Federation in San Francisco to advocate for much more robust community support of Jewish Education. The event is hosted by HAMAQOM and The J, an co-sponsored by CJS.
The GTU's Madrasa-Midrasha Program is pleased to announce summer research grants ranging from $250 to $1000 to support GTU students working on interreligious projects related to Judaism and/or Islam. These grants were made possible through the generosity of the Walter and Elise Haas Fund, which has supported the Madrasa-Midrasha Program since its inception in 2008.