Day of Big Ideas
Please join us for our 10th Annual Day of Big Ideas
Sunday, December 30, 2018
Keynote Address by
Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman
President of Yeshiva University
Who is My ‘Brother’: A Halakhic Look at a Medieval Christian Dilemma
Session 1, 10:45-11:30 AM
Mrs. Dena Block, Taking Matters into Your Own Hands: Lessons from the Gemara and Martin Luther King, Jr.
Mrs. Gila Guzman, How Food Has Shaped Humanity
Mrs. Emma Horowitz, Innocent Until Proven Guilty? From Trial by Ordeal to Trial by Twitter
Mrs. Ariella Rosenbaum, Einstein’s Relativity: Simplified… Relatively
Mrs. Gila Stein, When There’s Smoke, There’s Fire: The Science Behind the Dangers of Smoking and Vaping
Session 2, 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Mrs. Tamar Appel, Walking on Their Heads, Writing with Their Hearts: American Jewish Immigration Stories
Mrs. Bailey Braun, The Sailor Cannot See the North: The Letters of Emily Dickinson as an Invitation to Spiritual Exploration
Mrs. Sofya Nayer, The Mathematical Beauty of Creation
Mrs. Esther Slomnicki, Age Reversal, Cancer Cures, and Winged Wolves: Exploring the Possibilities of Gene Editing
Men & women are welcome. This program has been sponsored by the Brodsky family in loving memory of Bernie and Bernice Kramer, grandparents of Molly Brodsky, Ma’ayanot Class of 2013.
Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls
For more information, contact Sara Grinfeld, Development Associate, firstname.lastname@example.org.
1650 Palisade Avenue, Teaneck, NJ 07666 www.maayanot.org