Thursday, October 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm Eastern

“Jewish Values, Social Justice, and the Election”

Jonah Pesner and David Saperstein,

moderated by Henry Karp

Our world is in turmoil – the Covid-19 Pandemic, racial injustice, civic discontent, political polarization, and a divisive election looming.
How are we to navigate these troubled waters? What role do Jewish values play? What is the future of Tikkun Olam given today’s social climate?
Our Movement’s experts on Social Justice join us for a most timely discussion.
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Remember: This Webinar and all other online programs of NAORRR are free of charge and open to

NAORRR members only.


Thursday, November 12, 2020 @4:00 pm Eastern

“Terrence McNally: The Prolific Playwright”

A workshop presented by Diane Steinbrink.


Thursday, December 3, 2020 @ 4:00 pm Eastern

NAORRR Beit Midrash:  “What’s an Apikorus?”

Ari Cartun examines texts from Pirke Avot and elsewhere to understand where this designation came from and what it means


Thursday, December 17, 2020 @ 4:00 pm Eastern

“Hanukkah and the Sephardic Tradition”

A workshop presented by Rifat Sonsino.

Thursday, January 7, 2021 @ 12:00 Noon Eastern

Mini-Convention Part 1

A Shacharit service, with Torah and music, our traditional Azkarah,
and the first of two lectures with our scholar, Dr. David Ellenson: “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” – transitions in recent American Jewish Thought.


Saturday, January 9, 2021 @ 8:00 pm Eastern

Mini-Convention Part 2

Havdalah service and honoring of our 50th-year Ordination Class.


Monday, January 11, 2021 @ 12:00 Noon Eastern

Mini-Convention Part 3

Our annual Plenary session with elections, and the second lecture with our scholar, Dr. David Ellenson: “Views on Jewish Peoplehood” – transitions in the American Jewish Community.


Thursday, February 25, 2021 @ 4:00 pm Eastern

A Vision for the Future

President Andrew Rehfeld will lay out his vision for how the College needs to prepare its graduates for the challenges of a changing and evolving American Jewish Community.


Tuesday, March 9, 2021 @ 4:00 pm Eastern

What’s On Your Mind?

An opportunity to dialogue with Dr. Andrew Rehfeld, President of HUC-JIR.