College is a time to advance, broaden, and deepen your knowledge. It is a time to prepare for the challenges of life that lie ahead. Being a knowledgeable Jew is being an empowered Jew.
There is always something new to learn at Chabad. Enroll in one of our courses, or stop by any class any time. You’ll be happy you did. Whether you’re a novice to Jewish texts, or a seasoned Hebrew school graduate, these classes will enrich your life with the power of Jewish wisdom.
SUNDAYS • 7:15PM-8:15PM
Have you ever been intrigued to discover the wisdom of ancient Jewish literature? The Talmud is as practical and applicable to our modern day lives as it was in ancient Babylonia. Experience the thrill and rigor of Talmudic discussion at the weekly Talmud Class.
Lunch N Learn at HLS • WCC 2071 (room subject to change)
Join Rabbi Menachem for a weekly class on Jewish law. Email us to reserve your Kosher lunch.
Learn to read Hebrew in just SIX weeks! Ever feel lost at the services because you can’t follow Hebrew? Planning on visiting Israel and want to read the street signs? Want to study the Torah in its original language? Email Mussy to find out more information and to register.
WEDNESDAYS • 7:15PM-8:15PM
To live as a Jew: A Foundational Class
Join this interactive class as we learn about the essentials of Jewish practice.
SHABBAT AFTERNOON• 3:00PM-4:00PM
Women’s Learning Circle
This girls’ Torah series brings you the tradition of classical Jewish learning in a series of clear and engaging weekly classes. Probing the ideas and issues presented in each week’s Torah portion, these lessons offer timely lessons for living-from the most timeless of all texts.
The following classes are not at a fixed time. If you are interested in joining or finding out more, please email us and we will give you more details and schedules.
Judaism spans 4000 years. You can fill up libraries with its literature. Its practices are more vast and complex than perhaps any other society. What we are aiming for is to explore some of its core elements; core to Judaism, and core to us—modern Jews in the 21st Century.
Drawing from the wisdom of the classical Biblical commentators and Chassidic Masters, this study group will focus on the modern application of the Torah’s teachings.
Tanya: A Map of the Soul
Have you ever wondered what makes human beings tick? Do you want deeper insight into the human condition and our spiritual sub consciousness? Discover your soul on this fascinating journey into the deepest recesses of your psyche. Drawing on ancient wisdom, as redacted in the text of the celebrated and seminal volume of Chassidic and Mystical teaching, “The Tanya”, this weekly class will open horizons and vistas beyond anything you have ever read, studied or imagined.
Talmud for Beginners
Discover what the Talmud consists of, its function and how it embodies the entire Oral Torah. All texts will be in English and no Background in Talmud learning necessary for this class. Yet experience the full vigor of Talmudic logic and debate.
The Week in Review
Insightful and thought-provoking discussions on the weekly Torah portion. Drawing from the wisdom of the classical Biblical commentators and Chassidic Masters, this study group will focus on the modern application of the Torah’s teachings.
Sinai Scholars: Revolutionary Ideas Judaism Introduced to the World
The Sinai Scholars National Fellowship is an eight-week course covering Judaism’s core principles and beliefs. Classes include text study, field trips, formal graduation, alumni benefits, and a $350 stipend upon completion of course requirements. Click here for more information.
What is it? Where do Jewish prayers originate? Cut away the old stigmas and visions of a boring prayer ritual. Discover the true meaning of prayer and it will never taste the same.
Talmudic Ethics / Law and Order
In this course, you will tackle big issues like abortion, euthanasia, freedom of expression, and fair business practice. You will learn how the best Jewish minds struggled with hard choices for thousands of years, and trace their search for satisfying resolutions. And you will discover how Judaism offers a moral compass to help you find direction through the labyrinth of life.
A brief overview of our history, starting from day one.