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Tuesday Nights, Maimonides Program

Maimonides Level 1


A win- win situation where you have the opportunity to learn more about your heritage, become a Jewish leader, and earn $300!!! As well, there will be a Shabbaton at some point during the 10 weeks. (Date to be announced)

The program runs for Ten weeks.
Tuesday nights from 8:00pm to 9:30pm @ Adat Yeshurun
8:00-8:45 Guest Speaker
8:45-9:30 Small group Learning

As well, there will be a Shabbaton at some point during the 10 weeks. (Date to be announced)

Topics include:

  • What is leadership anyway?
  • Human happiness and pleasure
  • Love and marriage and relationships
  • Shabbat and holidays
  • Women and Social Activism
  • Is there a God and what difference does it make?
  • The Arab Israeli conflict
  • Understanding the problems facing the Jewish people today
  • Wonders of Jewish History
  • Why do good things happen to bad people?
  • Opportunities to make a difference on campus and beyond
  • Ethical Decisions in Medicine
  • Torah & Science
  • Free Will, Afterlife, and Reincarnation

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    Maimonides Level 2

    It's time to "Level Up!"

    Earn a Voucher worth $1,500 towards going to Israel!!! Plus a Voucher worth $350 for a trip within the States.

    For those of you who enjoyed Maimonides, we're offering a Maimonides level 2 Program. 10 Weeks, same place, same set up, deeper discussion!!!

    Tuesday Nights from 8:00pm to 9:30pm @ Adat Yeshurun
    8:00pm-8:45pm Guest Speaker
    8:45pm-9:30pm Professor Todd Salovey

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    *NEW* Hebrew Speaking Crash Course


    Thinking about going to Israel this summer?
    Come join us for this special Two Quarter Hebrew Speaking course.
    If you have already participated in Maimonides Level 2, then you have earned an Israel trip voucher!
    Go to Israel this summer with the confidence of knowing how to speak a large variety of key hebrew phrases to help you get around town.

    FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO HAVE NOT DONE MAIMONIDES LEVEL 2 YET, do it this quarter, and hop onto the Hebrew Speaking train in the spring!

    Tuesday nights from 8:15pm to 9:30pm @ Adat Yeshurun
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    One on One Learning with Rabbi E

    Sit down once a week for a half-hour with Rabbi Ertel:
    • Delve into Jewish Philosophy
    • Discover the meaning of Shabbat and the Holidays
    • Learn about Jewish History
    • Learn how to read Hebrew
    • Or just ask the Questions that you've always wanted answers to!

    Monday-Thurs 10am-3pm
    Perks Coffee Shop at the Price Center Book Store
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    Hebrew Reading Crash Course Level 1

    Always wanted to learn how to read Hebrew? Well now is your chance!
    Join us for a quarter, once a week, on Tuesday nights.

    Participants in the Hebrew Reading Crash Course will learn to read Hebrew in 10, 1 and 1/2 hour weekly sessions. Designed for those with little or no background in Hebrew, it concentrates on teaching the Hebrew alphabet and reading skills. We will be using the curriculum of the National Jewish Outreach Program (NJOP) renowned for its "READ HEBREW AMERICA & CANADA" program. Each participant will receive a free copy of NJOP’s 'Reishith Binah' Hebrew primer.

    Tuesday Nights 8:00pm-9:30pm
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