San Francisco, CA - Shaboom! - an innovative animated 10-part web series from nonprofit BimBam (formerly G-dcast) - combines the best elements of children’s television with wisdom from the Jewish tradition to teach everyday values to children through magic, comedy and silly songs. The first episode, available now at BimBam.com/shaboom, is on the theme of “Hachnasat Orchim” - Welcoming Guests. The show also available on YouTube. Shaboom! … [Read more...] about Shaboom! Online Animated Series for Kids is Live!
The Hungarian Cultural Center of New York and WhiteBox have organized an exhibition on the Jewish Quarter of Budapest (on view through April 21) and with the Tom Lantos Institute, two panel discussions on the Jewish Identity and the Renaissance of the Jewish Community of Budapest. Sunday, April 10th WhiteBox 329 Broome Street, NYC 3pm-7pm The event is free, but email registration is required: email@example.com … [Read more...] about NY Event: Jewish Identity and the Renaissance of the Jewish Community of Budapest
The Genesis Prize Foundation has announced that the award- winning actress Dame Helen Mirren will emcee the 2016 Genesis Prize award ceremony, which will take place on June 23rd in Jerusalem. The 2016 Genesis Prize to the acclaimed violinist, educator and advocate for individuals with disabilities, Itzhak Perlman. The Genesis Prize is a $1 million annual award given to individuals who have achieved extraordinary professional success, have made … [Read more...] about Dame Helen Mirren to host 2016 Genesis Prize Award Ceremony in Jerusalem
The Ruderman Family Foundation and The Jewish Week Media Group have opened the nomination period for the second year of the Ruderman Best in Business Award, recognizing exemplary businesses that have demonstrated a history of employing people with disabilities, training and supporting them and developing innovative approaches to maximizing employee’s abilities. Last year marked the inaugural year of the award, highlighting businesses selected … [Read more...] about Nomination Period Opens for Ruderman Best in Business Award
Paideia, The European Institute for Jewish Studies in Sweden, and the Hochschule für Jüdische Studien in Heidelberg are offering scholarships for the joint MA Program in Jewish Civilizations. The scholarships cover tuition, housing as well as living costs and are given for the entire duration of the two-year program. The program offers a 120 ECTS MA degree, with the first year at Paideia in Stockholm, Sweden and the second at HfJS in … [Read more...] about Scholarships Available for Pan-European MA Program in Jewish Studies