Shearith Israel presents its 2018 – 2019 Synagogue Scholars & Authors Series. This year’s lectures will cover such topics as Jews on the American frontier in the 19th century, game theory, health care and medicine, education and more. Visit this link for full info and to RSVP. All are welcome. Coffee and snacks will be served.
Wednesday, October 10
Shari Rabin, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies, Director of the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture, College of Charleston
Jews on the Frontier: Religion and Mobility in Nineteenth-Century America
Wednesday, November 28
Shana Tabak, JD, LLM Executive Director of the Tahirih Justice Center, Atlanta Office
Immigrants, asylum-seekers and refugees: Should All Wanderers be Protected by Law?
Wednesday, December 19
Harvey Brightman, PhD Regents Professor Emeritus of Managerial Sciences at Georgia State University
Why Dr. Johnny can’t teach and Student Jimmie can’t learn
Wednesday, January 9
Michael Miller, PhD Associate Professor in the Practice of Information Systems & Operations Management, Goizueta Business School, Emory University
Game Theory in the Garden of Eden
Wednesday, February 6
Jennifer Hirsch, PhD Applied Cultural Anthropologist; Director, Center for Serve-Learn-Sustain, Georgia Tech
Sustainability – What’s Equity Got to Do with It?
Wednesday, March 27
David Howard, PhD Professor, Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
Balancing Innovation and Cost Control in Medicine
Wednesday, April 10
Louis-Alexandre (Alex) Berg, PhD Asst Professor, Global Studies Inst., Political Science, GA State Univ.
Building Peace After Civil War
Wednesday, May 15
Michael Robinowitz, MD Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, Piedmont Healthcare
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Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, January 9, 2019, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
1180 University Drive
Atlanta, GA 30306