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The Haberman Institute for Jewish Studies

Apr 4, 2017

Speaker: Dr. Michal Lemberger

Program Series: Jewish Enrichment

Location: Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation, Bethesda, MD

Date: February 9, 2017

Dr. Lemberger shines a new light on the lives of nine Biblical women.

Jan 23, 2017

Speaker: Scott Miller, Director of Curatorial Affairs at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 

Program Series: Cultural Enrichment

Location: Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, Rockville

Date: October 27, 2016

Mr. Miller puts the film in historical context.  He is the Co-Author of Refuge Denied: The...

Feb 17, 2009

Speaker: Dr. Antony Polonsky, Albert Abramson Professor of Holocaust Studies, Brandeis University

Location: Sixth & I Historic Synagogue; Washington, DC

This lecture discusses the often confusing history of Jews in Poland and Russia.

Jan 13, 2009

Speaker: Warren L. Miller, Chairman of the United States Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad

Location: Sixth & I Historic Synagogue; Washington, DC

The Holocaust resulted in the annihilation of much of Eastern Europe’s Jewish population. In many countries, no Jews were left to care for the...

Dec 16, 2008

Speaker: Dr. Douglas Johnston, International Center for Religion and Diplomacy

Location: Washington DCJCC

The most serious threat confronting the world today is the potential marriage of religious extremism with weapons of mass destruction. Dr. Johnston discusses how the International Center for Religion and Diplomacy...