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June 12, 2014

Beginning Their Journeys

The Jewish Exponent profiles two of RRC's exceptional 2014 grads: Nicholas Renner and Tamara Cohen. MORE
Rabbi Rachel Gartner
May 29, 2014

An Antidote for Islamophobia

In The Huffington Post, Rabbi Rachel Gartner, ’02, encourages Jews to rebuke anti-Muslim speech and promote respect for people of all faiths. MORE
April 25, 2014

30 Years in a New Light

The Jewish Exponent details the Reconstructionist journey of congregation Or Hadash, led by Rabbi Joshua Waxman, ’03, through the eyes of one its founders. MORE
Rabbi Katie Mizrahi, ’05, leads congregants of Or Shalom as they walk to their new home in San Francisco.
March 27, 2014

Bringing Their Torah Home

Rabbi Katie Mizrahi, ’05, leads congregants of Or Shalom as they walk to their new home in San Francisco. MORE
Rev. Hal Taussig
January 14, 2014

Reconstructing the New Testament

A sermon by Visiting Professor Rev. Hal Tausig inspires comment from The New York Times. Taussig is one of 10 collaborators who shaped A New New TestamentMORE
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, RRC '90
December 19, 2013

Just Say Nyet

Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, ’90, and a co-author urge readers of the Forward to oppose Russia’s new anti-LGBT law. MORE
Rabbi David Dunn Bauer
November 8, 2013

Body and Soul

Rabbi David Dunn Bauer, ’03, brings his body-aware focus back home to the LGBT New York congregation that inspired him, Tablet reports. MORE
George Wielechowski
November 6, 2013

Open the Doors!

Fifth-year student George Wielechowski celebrates “the new self-reconstructed Jew” in his response to the Pew Portrait of Jewish Americans, in eJewish PhilanthropyMORE
Rabbi Larry Pinsker
October 30, 2013

Reaching Out in Baltimore

The Baltimore Sun talks with Beit Tikvah’s new spiritual leader—Rabbi Larry Pinsker, ’76—about his plans to reach out to Jews seeking to reconnect with the faith. MORE
Fourth-year student Nathan Weiner
September 11, 2013

Rebooting Religious School

RRC students Nathan Weiner (pictured) and Jesse Charyn describe their fresh visions for Jewish religious school in the Jewish Exponent. MORE
Rabbi Darby Leigh, ’08
September 11, 2013

Finding God in a Mosh Pit

Rabbi Darby Leigh, ’08, the new spiritual leader of Congregation Kerem Shalom in Concord, MA, speaks to The Boston Globe about his unusual path. MORE
A Bittersweet Lesson for Rosh HaShanah
September 4, 2013

A Bittersweet Lesson for Rosh HaShanah

The Philadelphia Inquirer tags along with Rabbi Danielle Stillman, ’09 (pictured), and Ursinus College students as they visit a bee colony. Also read RRC student Josh Boydston’s blog on bee colony collapse. MORE