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May 18, 2016

Five Grants Awarded

RRC has offered micro-grants to current students and recent graduates with creative Jewish ideas. MORE
May 16, 2016

Inspiring Rabbis

Four RRC graduates were included on the Forward’s list of most inspiring rabbis. MORE
May 11, 2016

Spirituality and Mental Health Workshop

An exploration of the spiritual dimensions of clients’ lives can provide an opening to explore their sense of well-being, meaning/lessness, connection, loneliness, self-criticism MORE
May 11, 2016

From Philly to Boston

After six years at RRC, Greg Hersh is set to graduate and become the religious leader of Temple Emanuel of Wakefield.  MORE
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May 5, 2016

Ciao, Calabria

An RRC student was chosen for a new summer internship based in the southern Italian city of Serrastretta.  MORE
May 2, 2016

Interfaith Milestone

RRC student David Eber spoke at the 13th annual Philadelphia Interfaith Walk for Peace and Reconciliation. MORE
April 28, 2016

Groundbreaking Performance

Through an RRC grant, student Ariana Katz has organized a performance that is using cutting-edge theater to confront the issue of sexual assault.  MORE
April 21, 2016

Count the Omer with us!

This year, we’re counting the omer, while featuring the painting Omer 2014, by D’vorah Horn. Follow along on our Instagram and Facebook. We hope you’ll count the omer, and join us on this meditative journey! MORE
Rabbi Mordechai Liebling stands next to a Golden Calf.
April 20, 2016

The Sin of the Golden Calf

Rabbi Mordechai Liebling, director of RRCs Social Justice Organizing program, led a ritual focused on the Golden Calf as part of a Democracy Awakening protest in Washington, D.C. MORE
April 18, 2016

The Hamilton Haggadah

Two of our incredible students were just featured in the Washington Post for their work creating a haggadah parodying the musical Hamilton. MORE
April 15, 2016

RRC Student Marching in Democracy Spring!

RRC student Michael Pollack had a transformative experience, marching from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C., with Democracy Spring, a nonpartisan protest movement MORE
April 6, 2016

Welcoming Congregations

Reconstructionist congregations are well-represented on a new list of synagogues that are perceived as welcoming to Jews of color. MORE
April 6, 2016

A New Home for CBST

Mazal tov to Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, '90, and all the other RRC grads who lead Congregation Beit Simchat Torah (CBST). The congregation's new home is just incredible! MORE

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