Treat yourself to Me’ah (Hebrew for 100; a 100-hour adult learning program) at a daytime class in Coolidge Corner!
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., beginning October 2012.
For more information and to register contact Raylea Pemstein at 617-559-8708 or
rpemstein@hebrewcollege, or log on to www.hebrewcollege.edu/meah
Treat yourself to remarkable learning with...
Lynne Heller, a graduateof the Yeshivah of Flatbush and its Midrasha. Lynne earned a bachelor’s with
honors in English and education from Brooklyn College, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and master’s and doctoral degrees in English and comparative literature from New York University. She has taught Bible in several of the adult-learning programs of Hebrew College and CJP, including the Early Morning Text Study program, Genesis Bible study program, Ikkarim, Kol Isha, and the Institute for Jewish Studies in Lexington, Mass.
“I loved Lynne’s exuberance, her enthusiasm for the subject… she helped me to discover Torah, the nuanced meanings behind the words!”
Reuven Cohn, an adult Jewish educator and an
attorney. Reuven is a veteran teacher in the Me’ah program and also teaches Hebrew College Online and at the Maimonides School. He holds rabbini ordination from Yeshiva University, a law degre from Yale, and has done advanced graduate work in Jewish studies at Harvard University. Among his areas of interest are Jewish interpretations of the Bible, the literary development of the Mishnah and Talmud, and the history of the prayer book.
“Reuven is brilliant and infectiously passionate--a great instructor with a fun personality.”