Global Day ON AIR Presents: Arthur Kurzweil This video is already available to view. Arthur Kurzweil is a writer, publisher, teacher and magician. He is the author of several books including On the Road with Rabbi Steinsaltz, From Generation to Generation: How to Trace your Jewish Family History and Kabbalah for Dummies. Arthur is a... Read More
Beauty, Power and TemptationIs being beautiful a requirement to achieve positions of power? Can beauty ever be a disadvantage? Join Sandra Lilienthal in exploring some stories of Biblical characters to uncover ways in which beauty and power are intertwined, and discover what those ancient stories can teach us us today. Use this video to guide or supplement your use of the 2017 curricular unit, "Beauty, Power and Temptation".
Global Day ON AIR Presents: Rabbi Peretz Wolf-Prusan This video is already available to view. Peretz Wolf-Prusan is the Senior Educator of Lehrhaus Judaica. From 1975 to 1985 he was actively involved in informal education (UAHC Camp Swig) and in the creation of Jewish scribal art (ketubbot and posters). From 1985 to 1990 he attended... Read More
Global Day ON AIR Presents: Rabbi Alex Israel This video is already available to watch Rabbi Alex Israel teaches at Yeshivat Eretz Hatzvi and at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies where he serves as Director of Community Education and the Summer Program. He is a popular lecturer at campuses and communities on three continents.... Read More
Rabbi Dr. Natan Slifkin is the director of The Biblical Museum of Natural History in Beit Shemesh. He is the author of numerous works on the interface between Judaism and the natural world, including The Challenge of Creation, Sacred Monsters, and The Torah Encyclopedia of the Animal Kingdom. Rabbi Slifkin is a popular lecturer worldwide,... Read More
Since 1996, Rabbi Guershon Kwasniewski has been the religious Leader of SIBRA – Sociedade Israelita Brasileira de Cultura e Beneficência – in Porto Alegre, Brazil. He attended rabbinical studies at the Latin American Rabbinical Seminary in Buenos Aires, Argentina and at the Schechter Institute in Jerusalem, Israel and will soon receive his Smichá. Rabbi Kwasniewski... Read More
Einat is Director of Israeli NGO, Teva Ivri (“Jewish Nature”), engaged nationally in increasing the connection between Judaism and environmental discourse in Israel. Einat lectures in Israel and abroad, and appears regularly on Israeli television and radio – she currently has a weekly slot on Channel 1 in which she connects a socio-environmental topic with... Read More
Охрана природы как заповедь Торы | Torah and the EnvironmentОхрана природы- это не только прихоть прекраснодушных либералов, но и настоятельная потребность, заповедь Торы и проявление нашей любви к Земле Израиля. Тора возлагает на нас задачу хранить этот мир таким, каким он был создан для нас и для последующих поколений. Более подробно об этом – в занятии р. Григория Котляра.
Rabbi Elie Kaunfer is co-founder and executive director of Mechon Hadar. Elie has previously worked as a journalist, banker, and corporate fraud investigator. A graduate of Harvard College, he completed his doctorate in liturgy at the Jewish Theological Seminary, where he was also ordained. A Wexner Graduate Fellow and Dorot Fellow, Elie is a co-founder... Read More