Jtli 2020-21 Dates

Dates and tentative topics for the JTLI 2020-21 Session:

*All the dates are on Tuesdays

Oct 13

 

What is Jewish leadership, with Rabbi Gil Steinlauf

Oct 27

 

Exploring American Racism through the lens of Jewish Leadership

Nov 10

 

Leadership Lessons from Israel’s past and present

Nov 24

 

Discussion on Leading in a pluralistic Society with Rabbi Jacob Blumenthal

Dec 8

 

Jewish Leadership and Identity Politics in America

Dec 15

 

Discussion on Leadership lessons of Queer Torah with Rabbi Gil Steinlauf

Jan 12

 

Jewish Leadership and a divided American political reality

Jan 26

 

Discussion on the healthy and unhealthy debate by Rabbi Jacob Blumenthal

Feb 9

 

Confronting the Other: Leadership in the Jewish-Palestinian struggles

Feb 23

 

Discussion: Who is our Enemy? with Rabbi Gil Steinlauf

Mar 9

 

The Power of Intellectual Leadership

Mar 16

 

Text Study on Jewish Intellectual Leadership with Rabbi Jacob Blumenthal

Apr 6

 

Leadership Lessons from the Disabilities Rights Movement

Apr 20

 

Discussion:  Perfectly Imperfect — the Role of Perfection in Jewish Leadership Vision, with Rabbi Gil Steinlauf

May 4

 

The Power of Community Organizing and Direct Grassroots Action

May 18

 

 Closing Discussion:  Where do we go from here?  With Rabbi Gil Steinlauf

*Each session is one hour and that there is a requirement to attend 75%.  

While we are staying in place at home, all sessions will be Zoom webinars starting at 4:30 pm.  However, if and when circumstances change and safe gatherings are again permitted, the sessions will begin at 7 pm and rotate between Kol Shalom in Rockville and Shaare Torah in Gaithersburg.

Tuition

Tuition for all 16 sessions is $500.

To Register, click here