Topics in Jewish Leadership

Three girls smiling at Camp Pinewood

Eli Cohn-Postell, MA/MA'15, challenges Jewish leadership to work towards creating inviting, supportive spaces for all Jews.

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Jonathan D. Sarna's address to graduating students, May 2018.

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Jessica Rothbart, MA/MBA’10, considers the benefits of implementing the theory of Radical Candor in the workplace, and its potential for shifting agency culture towards better communication through improved relationships as well as yielding greater productivity.

Picture of Hornstein students outside at the Kraft Seminar in Israel

Rachel Fish considers Israel education and the Kraft Seminar in Israel, which Hornstein students attend twice during their nearly two years in the program.

Hornstein students sitting in a circle on the floor at the Kraft Seminar in Israel

BA/MA student Gabi Hersch recalls the Kraft Seminar in Israel.

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Keynote address by Rabbi Jonah Pesner to the graduating Class of 2017.

Pages of the Torah

Ellen Smith's address to graduating students, May 2016.

Statue of Louis D. Brandeis on the Brandeis University Campus

Jonathan D. Sarna's address to graduating students, May 2016.

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Summary of online panel discussion with Professor Len Saxe and Hornstein alumni.

People gathered in an auditorium for the Future of Jews panel

A review of the panel discussion event of the same name at Brandeis University on November 17, 2015.

Collage of Louis D. Brandeis and Henrietta Szold

Chapter by Jonathan D. Sarna in "The Individual In History: Essays In Honor of Jehuda Reinharz," eds. ChaeRan Y. Freeze, Sylvia Fuks Fried, Eugene R. Sheppard; Tauber Institute, Brandeis University; September 2015.

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Perspectives on the role of shaliach/shlichah (emissary) in supporting the concept of Jewish peoplehood by Dr. Zohar Raviv MA’00.