Event Date & Time: February 25, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Arab citizens make up more than 20% of Israel’s population, yet are underrepresented in most advanced societal and economic spheres. Join us for a “behind the headlines” discussion with Nasreen Hadad Haj-Yahya, Director of the Jewish-Arab Relations Program at the Israel Democracy Institute.
Event Date & Time: February 27, 2019 at 11:30 am
Why are women divided into saintly and seductive? How does a married couple go for years without intimacy? And why must the wife dress up as a prostitute to show her husband who she really is? Join us for a discussion of the domestic drama of R. Hiyya and his wife.
Event Date & Time: March 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm
J.J. Goldberg, Editor at Large, was The Forward’s Editor in Chief from 2000 to 2007. He previously served as a syndicated columnist, U.S. Bureau Chief of The Jerusalem Report, Managing Editor and New York Bureau Chief of The Forward, Managing Editor of New York Jewish Week, Editor of the magazine Jewish Frontier, and metro reporter for the Los Angeles Hebrew-language newsweekly HaMevaker.
Event Date & Time: March 9, 2019 - March 10, 2019 at 12:30 pm
Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza was excommunicated by the Amsterdam Portuguese-Jewish community in the 17th century. In this series of conversations, Professor Steven Nadler, one of the world’s leading authorities on Spinoza, and Rabbi Alan Nadler, past director of YIVO, will consider various aspects of Spinoza’s life and philosophy as it relates to Jewish thought and life.
Event Date & Time: April 7, 2019 at 7:00 pm
The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics and the Center for Jewish Learning present The Boniuk-Tanzman Memorial Lecture on Jewish Medical Ethics – Identifying Depression and Anxiety: Jewish and Psychological Perspectives with Dr. David Pelcovitz. Dr. Pelcovitz holds the Gwendolyn and Joseph Straus Chair in Psychology and Education Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration at Yeshiva University.
- Holocaust Museum & Learning Center
- Center for Jewish Learning
- Millstone Institute
- St. Louis NORC
- Chai St. Louis
- Israel Center
- One Happy Camper
- PJ Library
- Professional Society
- The Rubin Israel Experience
- Shalom Baby