Graduate Student Activities

  • 2019 Apr 23

    Pita & Politics

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue May 14 2019 .
    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Capital One Cafe, Harvard Square
    This class seeks to simultaneously lean in and transcend the political environment around Israel by unpacking Israel’s historical and contemporary geopolitical landscape. Using primary sources, students will think critically about the relationship between Israel, it’s neighbors, and the international community. The course will pay special attention to Israel’s major wars, international law, and geostrategic realism. By the end of the course, students will be able to reason through multiple historical narratives as they pertain to the Israeli-Arab and Israeli-Palestinian conflict.... Read more about Pita & Politics
  • 2019 Apr 24

    Reform Minyan Lunch and Learn

    Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 15 2019 .
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Hillel, 52 Mt. Auburn St.
    Join Jaime and the Reform Minyan for once-a-week learning on Wednesdays! Lunch will be served.
  • 2019 Apr 26

    SCM Morning Services

    8:30am to 9:30am

    Location: 

    Harvard Hillel, 52 Mt. Auburn St.
    Join the Student Conservative Minyan for morning services on Fridays.
  • 2019 Apr 26

    Reform Minyan Shabbat Services

    Repeats every week every Friday until Fri May 17 2019 .
    6:45pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Hillel, 52 Mt. Auburn St.
    Join the Reform Minyan for Shabbat evening services.
  • 2019 Apr 29

    Meaningful Mondays

    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon May 06 2019 except Mon Mar 18 2019.
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Science Center (near Clover)
    Begin your week with a lunch converstaion on living a meaningful life. Harvard affiliates are welcome to encounter some of life's important questions in dialogue with modern and ancient Jewish wisdom. All are welcome for any session, regardless of Jewish identity, Hebrew fluency, etc. 
  • 2019 Apr 30

    Lunch with Rav Chaim David Halevi

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue May 14 2019 except Tue Mar 19 2019.
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Hillel, 52 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Each week, we will study a different responsa from Rabbi Chaim David Halevi. Born in Jerusalem, Rabbi Halevi (1924-1990) became the Sefardi Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv. He was a prolific scholar whose works include the 9-volume set of responsa Aseh L'cha Rav. He wrote on a wide range of Halakhic topics and is often cited for his work on halakha and the Jewish state. Rabbi Halevi was awarded the Israel Prize in 1997.

    Lunch will be served.

  • 2019 Apr 30

    Pita & Politics

    7:30pm

    Location: 

    Capital One Cafe, Harvard Square
    This class seeks to simultaneously lean in and transcend the political environment around Israel by unpacking Israel’s historical and contemporary geopolitical landscape. Using primary sources, students will think critically about the relationship between Israel, it’s neighbors, and the international community. The course will pay special attention to Israel’s major wars, international law, and geostrategic realism. By the end of the course, students will be able to reason through multiple historical narratives as they pertain to the Israeli-Arab and Israeli-Palestinian conflict.... Read more about Pita & Politics

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