Founded in 1875, HUC-JIR
is the academ ic, spiritual and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism and the oldest institution of rabbinical education in North America.
I took classes there on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and at HUC-JIR
on Tuesday and Thursday, determined to complete my first year of rabbinical school when I finished my four years of college.
Cincinnati: HUC) 1969 Concerning Jewish Theology in North America (in AJYB, Philadelphia: JPS) 1976-7 Theology and Philosophy (in HUC-JIR
One Hundred Years ed.
DVORA WEISBERG is Associate Professor of Rabbinics at HUC-JIR
, Los Angeles.
Concurrently, in the 1950s and 60s, a small group of idealistic and able women students had come to HUC-JIR
with hopes that their studies would lead to rabbinic ordination.
also offers the Executive MA in Jewish Education Program, designed for professional educators with five years of experience seeking to expand their professional learning while continuing to work in their communities, with online courses, intensive seminars on campus, and an Israel seminar.