Hartman Learning Initiative

Hartman Learning Initiative
In Newton and In Israel

Scholars from The Shalom Hartman Institute at Temple Emanuel

rachel_korazim_img3Dr. Rachel Korazim
October 28-29, 2017
Scholar in Residence
Iconic Israeli Texts—a Gate to the Israeli Condition
Shabbat: Talmud class, sermon, post kiddush; Sunday morning

Dr. Micah Goodman
December 2-3, 2017
Scholar in Residence
Micah Goodman’s Catch 67: Why Has This Book Captured the Israeli Imagination?

Shabbat: Talmud class, sermon, post kiddush; Sunday morning

Orit Avnery, Rani Jaeger and Dani Segal
of the Hartman Beit Midrash for Israeli Rabbis
Wednesday evening, May 9, 2018 | 7:45 – 9:30 pm
Panel Discussion
Israel@70: Judaism and Democracy – All of Israel is Responsible for One Another: On the Israel-Diaspora Relationship
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Yossi Klein Halevi
June 3, 2018 | 8 pm
A conversation with Yossi Klein Halevi
for the launch of his groundbreaking new book,
Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor

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Hartman Video Lecture Series (VLS)

Israel’s Milestones and Their Meanings: The Legacy of the Past and the Challenge of the Future Distance learning with Hartman scholars from Israel and Rabbi Gardenswartz

Sunday Mornings, 10 am – noon
6 Sessions: Oct 15, Nov 12, Dec 10, Jan 28, Feb 11 and Mar 11

Learn more and Register Today!


Hartman Institute Summer Retreat

Come with us to Israel this summer!

Join us on our 2018 Hartman Institute Study Trip in Jerusalem

Derech Eretz: Building Character and Building Society
Wednesday June 20, 2018 – June 27, 2018

Join us on our 2019 Hartman Institute Study Trip in Jerusalem
Tuesday June 25, 2019 – Tuesday July 2, 2019

The Hartman Institute describes its Community Leadership Summer Retreat as “an annual weeklong seminar dealing with major questions facing Judaism in the modern age. The program, in operation for more than 20 years, takes place at the Institute’s beautiful campus in the heart of Jerusalem and draws scores of North American lay leaders from across the continent and denominational spectrum.”

Learn more about the Hartman Institute’s Community Leadership Summer Retreat in Israel (CLP).

Answers to the most frequently asked questions about the Community Leadership Program (CLP) Summer Program at the Shalom Hartman Institute, including who attends, free time, a typical program day and more, are available on the Hartman website.

Questions? Please contact Trip Chairs Amy Klein and Brian Lefsky with any questions, and to let us know if you’re planning to come with us to Israel this summer!