Scholar in Residence Week Begins

December 1, 2017 (All day)

Clive Lawton will spend a week at PAS as our first ever Scholar-in-Residence. A world-renowned educator, motivator, and lecturer, Clive is co-founder of Limmud, where he continues to support its international expansion, and Chief Executive of the Commonwealth Jewish Council.

Fri | Dec 1
7:30 pm, after Kabbalat Shabbat | Shabbat Dinner | Is Being Jewish About Tomorrow or Today? | RSVP information coming soon

Sat | Dec 2
9:00 am | Window on Israel | How Jewish Is Israel? with Rabbi Zuckerman
12:30 pm | Post-Kiddush Learning  | Liberating Jews: The Story of Limmud
4:00 pm | Parent/Teen Learning Session | Did Your Bar/Bat Mitzvah Make a Difference?

Sun | Dec 3
9:45 am | Post-Minyan Learning | It’s About Time: The Unique Logic Behind the Jewish Calendar

Tue | Dec 5
11:30 am | Contemporary Jewish Thought | Is Jewish Ethics About Being Good or Jewish?
7:00 pm | ECC and YFE Parents Cocktail Party | Why Judaism Isn’t All About the Kids

Wed | Dec 6
12:30 pm  | Midtown Lunch & Learn | Hanukkah: Who Really Was Victorious?
7:00 pm  | 12th Grade Seminar | Does Independence Mean Taking Responsibility or Being Carefree?

Thu | Dec 7
10: 45 am | Adult Learning Session | A View from the Middle: The European Jewish Solutions for Israel and American Jewry