Visiting Speakers

Rabbi Yakov Wiener

Rav Yaakov Weiner, is Dean of the Jerusalem Center for Research: Medicine and Halacha. He received his rabbinical training at three distinguished educational institutions: Yeshivat Harav Chaim Berlin in New York, the Chevron Yeshiva in Jerusalem and Mosad Harav Kook in Jerusalem, where he was granted rabbinical authority to judge all halachic matters from HaGaon, …

Noah Greenberg

For the past eight years, Greenberg —an Orthodox Jew and a craftsman — has been traveling between his home in Israel and the United States to teach bar and bat mitzvah-age children of all denominations how to prepare for and perform one of the most important mitzvot: tefillin

Miriam Kosman

Miriam Kosman is an international lecturer for Nefesh Yehudi, a program that offers classes on Jewish thought and philosophy to Israeli university students.  In that capacity she teaches a few hundred students a week, who study at Tel Aviv University, Haifa University, Ben Gurion University, the Technion and others.  She also runs a year-long course …

Lori Palatnik

Lori Palatnik is the Founding Director of the Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project. She is an author and a Jewish educator who has appeared extensively on television and radio, and a sought-after international speaker, having given lectures in the U.S, Canada, Mexico, U.K., Central America, South Africa, and Israel—including featured talks at Yale, Brown and the …

David Lieberman

David J. Lieberman, Ph.D. , whose books have been translated into sixteen languages, is an internationally renowned leader in the field of human behavior. He has appeared on hundreds of programs and is a frequent guest expert on national television and radio shows such as The Today Show, CNN, The View, PBS, A&E., and The …

Aliza Bulow

Aliza Bulow has been a Jewish Educator for over twenty five years teaching practical Jewish philosophy, basic Judaism and textual learning skills to adults. She was educated both in Israel and America, served in the IDF, and is now the national coordinator of Ner LeElef’s North American Woman’s Program and the Senior Educator for The …