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Day of Big Ideas, Dec. 2016

Each year Ma'ayanot invites the community to attend its Annual Day of Big Ideas, a morning of lectures given by Ma'ayanot teachers on topics that reflect the diverse areas of interest and expertise of our talented faculty. 

Below is a video of the Keynote, and audio links to the other lectures, offered at our Day of Big Ideas this year.   Thank you to the Brodsky family for generously sponsoring this event in memory of Bernice and Bernard Kramer, z"l, grandparents of Molly Brodsky, Ma'ayanot Class of 2013.

Keynote by Dr. Leah Knapp, Clinical Psychologist and Ma'ayanot Teacher

Lonely Man of Faith:  Opportunities and Limitations in the Quest to Connect



Dr. Sofya Nayer

God is a Mathematician: What is his Language?

Dr. Rayzel Yaish

Parenting by Personality: A Strengths-Based Approach Grounded in Positive-Psychology Research

Rabbi Donny Besser

It's the Economy, Tipesh: Does the Torah Endorse an Economic Model?

Mrs. Orly Nadler

Artificial Intelligence: A Source of Peril or Promise?

Ms. Samantha Kur

Becoming Ruth: An Exploration of the Ideal Convert