Director, Yeshiva University's Graduate Program in Advanced Talmudic Studies for Women Heroine of the Megillah: Rut of Naomi? May 10, 8pm EDT LIVE! More about this speakerx Mrs. Nechama Price
Nechama Price is a Senior Lecturer of Bible and Judaic Studies at Stern College for Women. She is the Director of Yeshiva University’s Graduate Program in Advanced Talmudic Studies (GPATS). In addition, she is certified as Yoetzet Halacha in the inaugural class of Nishmat’s Miriam Glaubach Center’s U.S. Yoatzot Halacha Fellows Program, and works as a Yoetzet in a number of communities in New Jersey. A graduate of Stern College, GPATS, Azrieli and Revel Graduate Schools, she lectures widely across America. Nechama recently published her first book, Tribal Blueprints, analyzing the lives and personalities of the twelve tribes. Nechama resides in Bergenfield, NJ with her husband and their four children.Tanach, Educator, Matan - The Sadie Rennert Women's Institute for Torah Studies Rosh Chodesh Sivan Ideas and Inspiration May 12, 12pm EDT More about this speakerx Dr. Ariella AgatsteinSenior Museum Educator, The National Art Gallery in Washington DC Examining Megilat Rut through the Eyes of the Artist May 12, 8pm EDT LIVE! More about this speakerx Mrs. Liz Diament
Liz Diament has been a senior museum educator at the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC for eighteen years where she is passionate about her work with teachers, helping them integrate art and critical thinking into the curriculum. At the Gallery she manages the school and general public tour program and the volunteers who teach them. A proud native of London, England, Liz is a leader in the field of experiential museum education, and creates internationally acclaimed professional development workshops for educators, both in person and on-line. She regularly conducts interactive workshops exploring how Jewish texts, history and ideas can be interpreted and understood through the prism of works of art.