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Professor Dov Schwartz's picture
Dov Schwartz is a professor of Jewish Thought at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, where he has served as Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Chair of the Department of Philosophy, Chair of the...
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Dr. Mark Schwartz is Assistant Professor, Governance, Law and Ethic at Atkinson's School of Administrative Studies .  Previously, he was Acting Director of the Business Ethics Program at the Schulich...
Ellen Schwartz's picture
Ellen Schwartz is an elementary teacher, community leader, author, public speaker and advocate for research awareness and screening for neurodegenerative diseases. As founder of Project Give Back,...
Dr. Rivka Schwartz's picture
Dr. Rivka Schwartz oversees the curricular development of Frisch’s General Studies, and is responsible for the placement of students and observation of classes. Dr. Schwartz earned her B.A. at Case...
Rabbi Sholom Schwartz's picture
Rabbi Shalom Schwartz was the Founding Director of Aish Toronto from 1981-1991. From 1991-2001 directed Aish’s Russian Program in Israel and the Former Soviet Union. In 2008, he launched...
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Rabbi Dr. Don Seeman's picture
Rabbi Dr. Don Seeman is an Associate Professor at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He holds a joint appointment with the Department of Religion and the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies, and is...
Dr. Kenneth Seeskin's picture
Kenneth Seeskin received his BA from Northwestern in 1968 and his PH D in Philosophy from Yale in 1972. He has been a member of the faculty of Northwestern for 30 years and has served as Chair of the...
Aaron Segal's picture
Aaron Segal is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Yeshiva University. He has published on metaphysics, philosophy of religion, and Jewish philosophy, is a co-editor of the forthcoming volume,...
Carol Seidman's picture
Carol Seidman has been an outstanding community professional for many years, with service to the UJA Federation of Greater Toronto, the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation of Mt. Sinai Hospital as well...
Rabbi Dr. Meir Sendor's picture
Rabbi Dr. Meir Sendor has been the Rabbi of the Young Israel of Sharon, MA for over two decades. A student of the late Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik, he received his ordination from the Rabbi Isaac...
Rabbi Dr. David Shabtai's picture
Fellow, Wexner Kollel Elyon at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary and Professor of Medical Halakhah, Yeshiva University, NY; Author of Defining the Moment: Understanding Brain Death in...
Rabbi Avi Shafran's picture
Rabbi Avi Shafran is the director of public affairs and spokesman for Agudath Israel of America.  He has, for a number of years, written a weekly column syndicated to Jewish and general newspapers...
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Wendy Shalit was born in Milwaukee , Wisconsin , and received her B.A in philosophy from Williams College .  Her essays on literary and cultural topics have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The...
Rabbi Sharon Shalom's picture
Rabbi Sharon Shalom is serving as a Rav of one of the Tzohar "Open communities" in Kiryat Gat. Born in Ethiopia in 1973 he made aliyah to Israel in 1982 without his family. He studied and lived in a...
Dr. Marc Shapiro's picture
Marc B. Shapiro holds the Weinberg Chair in Judaic Studies at the University of Scranton. A graduate of Brandeis and Harvard Universities, he is the author of numerous articles and reviews and is a...
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David Shatz is Professor of Philosophy at Yeshiva University, Associate Professor of Religion at Columbia University, and editor of The Torah u-Madda Journal.
Paul Shaviv's picture
Paul Shaviv is the Director of Education at TanenbaumCHAT, the High School of the Toronto Jewish Community.  Originally from the UK, he was educated at the  Universities of Cambridge (B.A./M.A. in...

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