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Tikkun Leil Shavuot 5784

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - June 12 @ 5:00 am

Tikkun Leil Shavuot 5784
Tue, June 11, 2024 • 6PM
  • Speaker: 6PM
  • Services: 7PM
  • Dinner: 7:30PM

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*View details about our Family Programming and Teen Sleepover.*

Enjoy all-night Torah study with a diverse array of sessions taught by Beth El members and noshing till early morning Shacharit (view full schedule below). We’ll kick off the evening with Dr. Michal Raucher, a professor of Jewish Studies at Rutgers, who will speak about:

Teaching the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict on a College Campus
Since October 7, clashes on college campuses around the Israeli/Palestinian conflict have drawn vast media attention and triggered enormous controversy with serious implications, including the resignations of multiple university presidents. But through all this, little attention has been paid to how the Israeli/Palestinian conflict is taught in the university classroom and how students have been impacted by their learning experiences. Dr. Michal Raucher, associate professor of Jewish Studies at Rutgers University, has been teaching the Israeli/Palestinian conflict to undergraduates for a decade. Hear Dr. Raucher discuss her approach to teaching this deeply charged subject; the challenges raised by October 7 among Rutgers’ particularly diverse student body; how she pivoted to keep students engaged in learning; and about various opportunities students have had to learn about the conflict outside the classroom.

To join Dr. Raucher’s session over Livestream, click here.

View the full schedule below!


June 11 @ 6:00 pm
June 12 @ 5:00 am
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