Bais Ya’akov Schools

This movement of Orthodox Jewish day schools provides a chance for girls to get an education.

Sarah Schenirer

The founder of the Bais Ya'akov educational movement brought a revolution in the status of women in Orthodox Judaism.

Judah Monis

America's first Hebrew instructor taught students at Harvard College from 1722 to 1760. His career teaches us about the challenges of maintaining a Jewish life in early America.

The New Rabbi

The changing role of the pulpit rabbi in America.

Jewish World Today 101

An overview of the major issues facing the Jewish world today. Jewish life in the 21st century is, according to many observers, experiencing a renaissance.