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Rabbi Binyomin Weiss's picture
Torah scholar and halachist Harav Yonasan Binyomin Weiss serves as the Chief Rabbi of Montreal and the Av Beis Din of the Rabbinical Court of Montreal.  Montreal is a city with a very large Orthodox...
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Susie Weiss was raised and educated in Cleveland, Ohio. A lifelong Zionist, she was a leader in Bnei Akiva of North America and spent a year on Kibbutz prior to fulfilling her dream of Aliya in 1992...
Rabbi Stewart Weiss's picture
Rabbi Weiss received his Semicha at the Hebrew Theological (Bet Midrash L'Torah) in Skokie, Illinois, as well as receiving an M.A. from the University of Illinois in English Literature. He led...
Rabbi Richard Weiss's picture
Rabbi Richard Weiss, MD, received his rabbinic ordination from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University. He earned his MD degree from Wayne State University School of...
Rabbi David Weiss Halivni's picture
RABBI DR. DAVID WEISS HALIVNI is one of the Jewish world's leading Talmudists and theologians. Professor Weiss Halivni will discuss the key issues of faith after the Shoah. What can the Holocaust...
Rabbi Chananya Weissman's picture
Rabbi Chananya Weissman is an educator and the author of five books, and many of his articles are available at www.chananyaweissman.com. He is also the founder of EndTheMadness, a grassroots effort...
Rabbi Shlomo Weissmann's picture
Rabbi Shlomo Weissmann is the Director of the Beth Din of America. Rabbi Weissmann received rabbinical ordination from RIETS in 2001 and advanced rabbinical ordination (Yadin Yadin) in 2014. He...
Rabbi Gideon Weitzman's picture
Rabbi Gideon Weitzman is the Director of the Puah Institute in the US and the Head of the English Speaking Section of the Puah Institute for Fertility and Medicine in Accordance with Halacha in...
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Dr. Westreich, a Child and Adolescent psychiatrist is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto Medical School. He is on staff at Sunnybrook & Women's Health Sciences Centre, where he...
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Henna White attained national recognition for her work in inter-group relations, which began in the wake of the Crown Heights disturbances in 1991. Ms. White is a South African who grew up during the...
Rabbi Jeremy Wieder's picture
Rabbi Jeremy Wieder is the Joseph and Gwendolyn Straus Professor of Talmud at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University and an adjunct Professor of Bible at Yeshiva College...
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Rabbi Willig, a rosh yeshiva (professor of Talmud) at the university’s Yeshiva Program/Mazer School of Talmudic Studies since 1973, and s’gan rosh kollel L’Horaah Yadin Yadin (assistant head of the...
Dr. Rebecca Winter's picture
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Rebecca spent time learning in Israel at Midreshet Lindenbaum, MATAN and at Stern's Graduate Program for Advanced Talmudic Studies. Rebecca has taught Tanach and...
Dr. Ruby Wolbromsky's picture
Dr. Ruby Wolbromsky, Ph.D., is a psychologist with more than 20 years experience, specializing in children and adolescents. He lives in Efrat.
Rabbi David Wolkenfeld's picture
Rabbi David Wolkenfeld is the rabbi of Anshe Sholom Bnai Israel Congregation in Chicago. He grew up in Manhattan where he attended Stuyvesant High School. He has a B.A. in History from Harvard...
Sara Tillinger Wolkenfeld's picture
Sara Tillinger Wolkenfeld is the Director of Education at Sefaria, a new online database and interface for Jewish texts. She is passionate about Talmud education and expanding Jewish textual...
Dr. Anna Woloski-Wruble's picture
Dr. Anna Woloski-Wruble is a nurse midwife with a doctorate in Nursing Education which she received from Columbia University as a Hadassah Berman Scholar. Her professional pursuits include education...
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Dr. Jeffrey Woolf is lecturer in the Department of Talmud and maggid shiur in the Jesselson Institute of Higher Torah Studies at Bar Ilan University. He has a PhD in Medieval Jewish History and the...
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Dr. Tamra Wright is Director of Academic Studies and Educator Development at the London School of Jewish Studies. She specialises in contemporary Jewish philosophy and has published on Emmanuel...
Rabbi Morris Wruble's picture
Rav Morris Wruble is a Yeshiva University graduate, having been on the campus through M.T.A. High School, Yeshiva College, R.I.E.T.S., and Bernard Revel Graduate School; he completed a B.A. in...

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