Describing Taglit participants as such, Israeli Minister Isaac Herzog, led off a session early this afternoon at the Herzliya Conference. Joined by Gideon Mark of Birthright, Professor Leonard Saxe of Brandeis University and Knesset member Professor Menahem Ben-Sasson for a … [Read more...] about Taglit: A Strategic Asset For the Jewish People
Brandeis University's Women’s Studies Research Center and International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life present an exhibition about the healing power of art in South Africa Photographs by Brandeis U. fine arts major and Haifa native Naomi Safran-Hon will be part of an … [Read more...] about The Healing Power of Art
The Charles Bronfman Visiting Chair in Jewish Communal Innovation at Brandeis: it's been the talk of the Jewish world since it was announced in October. The JTA wrote about it and most Jewish papers around the world picked up the story. It has been the subject of countless blog … [Read more...] about The Next Big Idea
This line was made famous, or perhaps infamous, in the 1996 movie Jerry Maguire; Yesterday, Jehuda Reinharz took it one step further. This very accomplished President of Brandeis University announced a $22.5 million transformative gift from the Cleveland based Mandel … [Read more...] about Show! Me! The! Money!
It's that time of the year again. Grad school applications, fellowship applications. All those endless forms we so love to fill out. Here are just three of the many that might have been off your radar scope. Bikkurim, whose mantra is "nurturing innovative Jewish projects from … [Read more...] about Innovation: a.k.a. “Application Time”