January 29, 2015 Into the Wild: Reuniting Jewish Practice and Nature Rabbis Daria Jacobs-Velde, ’09, and Josh Jacobs-Velde, ’11, lead programs in the Sonoma wild to reconnect the community with Judaism’s natural roots. MORE January 15, 2015 Clergy Work Together to Build Peace A Christian, a Muslim, a Buddhist, a Quaker and several rabbis walk into a college... for an interfaith workshop on peace building and Jewish texts. MORE December 23, 2014 How to Survive Social Justice Organizing RRC student Alex Weissman prescribes a survival list for social justice activists in Zeek Magazine. MORE December 12, 2014 RRC Student and Law Professor Reviews National Dialogue on Race In Orlando Sentinal op-ed, Jonathan Cohen says our most powerful response is to listen. MORE November 20, 2014 RRC Grad Wins Prestigious Pomegranate Prize The Covenant Foundation awarded the prize to Rabbi Jordan Bendat-Appell, '08, for his work with the Center for Jewish Mindfulness. MORE October 27, 2014 Rabbi Waxman’s Inauguration Makes Headlines! Electronic and print journalists applaud the Reconstructionist movement for the “firsts” inherent in this presidency. MORE October 23, 2014 Marching in Ferguson Intersects With Sukkot Student Sarah Barasch-Hagans teaches about safety, bravery and justice on “Moral Monday” in Zeek magazine. MORE October 16, 2014 PGN Celebrates Waxman’s History-Making Leadership The Philadelphia Gay News, a prominent regional publication dedicated to the LGBT community, profiles Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D. MORE October 8, 2014 Celebrating Jewish Women Leading Our Communities The Jewish Exponent notes several high-ranking women in Philadelphia area Jewish institutions. MORE October 7, 2014 Reconstructionists: Pioneers of Inclusion In interviews with our movement’s leader and several of our rabbis, The Washington Jewish Week showcases the qualities that make Reconstructionism stand out from the crowd. MORE October 3, 2014 RRC Scholars Explain Value of Kol Nidre The Philadelphia Inquirer talks to Rabbis David Teutsch, director of RRC’s Center for Jewish Ethics, and Elisa Goldberg, ‘99, about the oddly controversial prayer. MORE September 23, 2014 Talking About Israel The New York Times profiles Reconstructionist rabbis who have addressed the conflict in Israel with their congregations. MORE September 4, 2014 Public Radio Features Rabbi Deborah Waxman in Extensive Interview WAMC’s “In Conversation” offers wide-ranging insights from movement’s new president. MORE August 21, 2014 Journey to Hillel Rabbi Susan Schein, ’03, took a unique path to the rabbinate. Now The Jewish Ledger describes her journey to a new Hillel position. MORE August 8, 2014 Camp JRF’s Eco-Friendly Path to New Youth Village Covered by the Jewish Exponent, Camp JRF’s brand new Eco-Village officially opened on August 3 to a big celebration and rave reviews. MORE June 20, 2014 RRC President Deborah Waxman Featured in Nationally Renowned Magazine Rabbi Deborah Waxman, Ph.D., was recently named to Go Magazine's "100 Women We Love" list. MORE June 19, 2014 Honoring Donors of a Different Kind Rabbi Ruth Smith, '94, draws on kvod hamet (honoring the dead) as she co-officiates at a very unusual memorial service. MORE June 12, 2014 Beginning Their Journeys The Jewish Exponent profiles two of RRC's exceptional 2014 grads: Nicholas Renner and Tamara Cohen. MORE May 29, 2014 An Antidote for Islamophobia In The Huffington Post, Rabbi Rachel Gartner, ’02, encourages Jews to rebuke anti-Muslim speech and promote respect for people of all faiths. MORE April 25, 2014 30 Years in a New Light The Jewish Exponent details the Reconstructionist journey of congregation Or Hadash, led by Rabbi Joshua Waxman, ’03, through the eyes of one its founders. MORE Pages« first‹ previous…67891011121314…next ›last » This is the archival site for the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. It is no longer updated. For the new site, please visit https://www.rrc.edu.