|Posted by Ben R on October 15, 2013 at 12:00 AM||comments (0)|
By Frani Goodman (CS and DS)
The Davidson School students and faculty joined with the larger JTS community this past Shabbat for a Family Kallah (Shabbat weekend) that focused on the theme “My Body, My Self.” We studied Jewish texts with the amazing JTS faculty, walked leisurely around the Morningside Heights area that surrounds our campus, and celebrated together as a community with spirited tefilla (prayer) and communal meals.
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|Posted by Ben R on October 1, 2013 at 11:20 PM||comments (0)|
by Josh Jacobs (DS '14)
MA students who participated in The Davidson School Kesher Hadash Semester-in-Israel program in spring 2013 will present seven original films they produced in collaboration with the Maaleh School of Film, Television and the Arts at a special screening on October 2 at JTS, at 8:30 a.m. in Wingate auditorium.
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|Posted by Mark on May 23, 2013 at 2:20 PM||comments (0)|
The 119th Commencement Exercises of the Jewish Theological Seminary took place this morning in the JTS courtyard, which included the conferring of 23 Master of Arts Graduates from The Davidson School (listed below). Mazal tov the graduates and their familes!
Lisa Aremband, Eli Bass, Dahlia Bernstein, Sarah Brokman, Daniel Cohen, Treasure Cohen, Adam Engle, Rabbi Alex Freedman, Jody Gansel, Nessa Geffe...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Danny on May 6, 2013 at 6:50 PM||comments (0)|
The 2012-2013 school year is drawing to a close here at JTS. Students are hard at work preparing final papers and studying for exams. Looking back at the blog posts of the last 9 months reveals what incredible experiences Davidson students have had the opportunity to participate in this year: from the Visions and Voices Israel program, to Jewish cultural e...Read Full Post »
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How can one successfully facilitate a group of Jews discussing matters of heated conflict? For too many, the experience of talking with family, friends, or other community members about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been exhausting. "Opening a can of worms," as one participant of the recent Jewish Dialogue Group Facilitator Training workshop described it. Ten participants from the Davidson School attended the three-hour ...Read Full Post »
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This year in the blog we've posted several "Student Spotlights" highlighting the journeys and interests of Davidson students. Today begins an occasional series highlighting Davidson faculty members, called "Faculty Focus."
Our first Faculty Focus is on Assistant Professor Dr. Sarah Tauber.
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