1 2020

Building Safe Sacred Spaces: Personal and Architectural Perspectives

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Rutgers Hillel 70 College Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Contact Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life

The Ruth Ellen Steinman Bloustein and Edward J. Bloustein Memorial Lecture

Rabbi Jeffrey Myers, a New Jersey native and Rutgers alumnus, graduated from the Cantorial School of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and received rabbinic ordination from Mesivta Adat Wolkowisk. He was appointed rabbi of Pittsburgh's Tree of Life Synagogue in 2017.

Esther Sperber, the Jerusalem-born founder of Studio ST Architects in New York, studies architecture at the Technion in Haifa and Columbia University. Her projects include residential apartments, community centers, and synagogues, in which she strives to combine excellent design with spiritual and sustainable components. Sperber, a member of the AIA, writes and lectures about architecture, psychoanalysis, and culture.

This event is free, but tickets are required for entry. Seating is first-come, first-served. RSVP on our website.

Sponsor: The Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy