Past Courses

Text Study with Special Guest Rabbi Mordechai Bar-Or

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Rabbi Mordechai Bar-Or joins Rabbi Chaim Seidler Feller for an in depth exploration of traditional and modern texts with an emphasis on relating long standing Jewish values to contemporary issues. [More Details »]

 

Dinner with Avraham Burg

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Join us for dinner and conversation with author, journalist and former Speaker of the Knesset; Avraham Burg. Venue/location to be distributed via email following your confirmed registration. [More Details »]

 

Jews and the Israel Question: The View From UCLA

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A broad look at the trajectory of Jewish life across the decades at UCLA to explore how the tensions of today will shape this generation’s views on Israel and Jewish identity. [More Details »]

 

Water and the Middle East: Perils, Politics and Possibilities

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This three-part class will explore issues related to access and allocation of water resources in Israel, the West Bank, Gaza and the Sinai Peninsula. We will address topics such as how water is allocated; who has access, and how the region is….. [More Details »]

 

Jewish Values and the Jewish State - Tuesday Mornings

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Rabbis’ Seidler-Feller and Bar-Or use both modern and traditional texts to explore the fundamental principles that have influenced Jewish life for centuries; and discuss how to… [More Details »]