INFORMATION
Directors

Rabbi Laila Haas, Director of Adult Learning and Growth
Rabbi Laila HaasRabbi Haas was born and raised in Miami Beach and grew up as an active member of the Jewish community. She attended The University of Miami and received her Bachelor of Arts as a Judaic Studies major. She earned her Rabbinical Ordination and Masters of Hebrew Letters from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and a Masters of Education Administration from Xavier University. From 2011-2018, Rabbi Haas served as Associate Rabbi and Director of Education at Temple Emanu-El in Birmingham, Alabama. In Spring 2019, she joined Miami's Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education (CAJE) as Director of Adult Learning and Growth. As a rabbi and educator, she finds joy as people experience awe when Torah awakens their spirit and ignites their quest to learn, study and engage more deeply with the richness of our tradition.

Carla Spector, Director of Administration
Carla SpectorCarla Spector is Director of Administration for the Department of Adult Learning at the Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education, serving as the Director of Administration for Miami's Melton School since 2011.


Sponsoring Agency

Miami CAJE
Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education
4200 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33137
caje-miami.org
@cajemiami


Advisory Board

Becky Herrup, Board Chair


Contact Details

+1-305-576-4030 x128
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caje-miami.org/adults
@florence.melton.7

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Ethics of Jewish Living / Crossroads of Jewish History

Day and time: Wednesday, 9:30-11:45 am
Start Date: October 14, 2020
Dates & Exceptions: Oct. 14, 21, 28; Nov. 4, 11, 18; Dec. 2, 9, 16; Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27; Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar. 3, 10, 17, 24; Apr. 7, 14, 21, 28 (Exceptions: Nov. 25; Dec. 23, 30)
Location: Online
Faculty: Rabbi Ed Farber / Rabbi Dr. Leon Weissberg

Crossroads of Jewish History

Day and Time: Sunday, 10:30-11:30am
Start Date: TBA
Dates & Exceptions: TBA
Location: Online
Faculty: TBA

Shemot (Exodus) Part I - From Slavery to Sinai

Day and Time: Wednesday, 10:00-11:30am
Start Date: October 14, 2020
Dates & Exceptions: Oct. 14, 21, 28; Nov, 4, 11, 18; Dec. 2, 9, 16; Jan. 6, 13 (Exceptions: Nov. 25; Dec. 23, 30)
Location: Online
Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

Devarim (Deuteronomy)

Day and Time: Wednesday, 12:00-1:30pm
Start Date: October 14, 2020
Dates & Exceptions: Oct. 14, 21, 28; Nov, 4, 11, 18; Dec. 2, 9, 16; Jan. 6, 13 (Exceptions: Nov. 25; Dec. 23, 30)
Location: Online
Faculty: Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

From Sinai to Seinfeld: Jews and Their Jokes

Day and Time: Thursday, 7:00-8:30pm
Start Date: October 15, 2020
Dates & Exceptions: Oct. 15, 22, 29; Nov. 5, 12, 19; Dec. 3, 10, 17; Jan. 7 (Exceptions: Nov. 25; Dec. 24, 31)
Location: Online
Faculty: Prof. Jeffrey Weinstock

Exploring a Forgotten World: A Social History of Medieval Jewry as Revealed in the Cairo Genizah

Day and Time: Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Start Date: October 14, 2020
Dates & Exceptions: Oct. 14, 21, 28; Nov, 4, 11, 18; Dec. 2, 9, 16; Jan. 6, 13 (Exceptions: Nov. 25; Dec. 23, 30)
Location: Online
Faculty: Rabbi Dr. Leon Weissberg

 

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